Which medications in the drug class Mild astringent are used in the treatment of Hemorrhoids?

Updated: Sep 24, 2019
  • Author: Kyle R Perry, MD; Chief Editor: John Geibel, MD, DSc, MSc, AGAF  more...
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Mild astringent

This agent is used to relieve itching.

Hamamelis water (Witch Hazel)

Hamamelis water is a mild astringent prepared from twigs of Hamamelis virginiana. This agent is used to temporarily relieve the itching of hemorrhoids.


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