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Anal Fissure Help

Posted In: Anal/Rectal Conditions 6 Replies
  • Posted By: tx1174
  • April 25, 2007
  • 11:44 PM

I have been suffering with an anal fissure for quite a while now. I finally decided to have the botox injections to heal the fissure. When the surgeon did the procedure he trimmed off a little scar tissure, cartarized the part of the fissure coming out of my rectum and gave me the shots....My problem is that a few days afer this I got constipated and inflamed the area worse than before I had it done. He said if it doesn't get better I will have to have the surgery where they actually cut the spinchter muscle...I will do ANYTHING to avoid this.

I recently purchased some cream off the internet that claims to heal all sorts of skin conditions including fissures. It's made of wheatgrass and it's called DermaWheat. I am wondering if anyone has heard of this or had any luck with it. I haven't used it yet because I'm really leary of false claims made on the internet.

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  • Ask your doctor to give you nitroglycerin compounded into topical cream. It healed my fissure in a week. But I had to ASK for it, because my idiot doctor didn't think I'd want to use it, so he didn't offer.
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  • Thanks but I already tried the nitro and it helped but it didn't heal it. I am finally healed. I had the botox injections. It took a few weeks but it finally healed. I would definitely recommend it if you ever have problems in the future.
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  • hi i have recently had an op in dec 2006 for fissure and piles .when i came out after op the surgeon told me that they couldnt give me botox as they had run out!!! i am now bak to square 1 i hav seen the doc since and has recomended to the hospital that i must have these botox injections!please someone tell me what these injections do a nd do they really work as i am at the end of my tether . thnx
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  • Well I had botox injections about 2 months ago and it worked for me. Basically the surgeon gives injections in the rectum and the botox paralyzes the muscles and it relaxes for appox 2-3 months letting the fissure heal. There is constant pressure on your rectal muscles so the botox relaxes the muscles letting it heal.
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  • I was going creazy with an anal fissure, the doctor said I had to be op. I tried homeopatic medicin and now I can even eat chili...Its a great solution. No more bleeding, no pain, nothing.
    Anonymous 42789 Replies
    • November 27, 2007
    • 05:38 AM
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  • Hi, I am having fissure since 2 months now.I would like to know which homeopathic medicines you tried.I have been taking homeopathis medicines since childhood. It will be great help if could you please let me know. Thanks
    Anonymous 42789 Replies
    • December 20, 2007
    • 04:55 AM
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