ANAL FISSURES AND HOMEOPATHIC APPROACH
Anal fissure is a cut or a tear in the mucous lining of the anus or at the junction of mucus and skin lining of the anus. Most common reason for its occurrence is hard and large stool at times with obstinate constipation.
A person suffering from an acute anal fissure typically experience severe sharp cutting pain while passing stool, which can last from few minutes to few hours. It can be associated with bleeding and pressurised feeling along the anal area. In some cases, anal fissures can also be associated with Haemorrhoids.
While once of occurrence can be addressed by using external numbing gels and sitz bath, a recurrent condition needs a proper treatment to improve the tendency. The scope of Homeopathy is significant in recurrent Anal Fissures.
Homeopathic remedies are dispensed either in the form of sweet medicated pills which dissolve under the tongue quite easily or in the form of liquid preparations.
COMMON CAUSES ANAL FISSURES:
Some of the common causes of anal fissure are:
Patients with anal fissures can experience one or more symptoms mentioned below.
Following are some of the conservative measures that can help to manage or improve anal fissure.
At Aura Health the approach is not just to address the presenting symptoms, but also to address the possible causes through indicated Homeopathic remedies. The goal is to work towards the longer-term solution rather than managing the symptoms all the time. Depending on your body constitution, your Homeopath may also advise certain diet and life style changes for optimal results.
SCOPE OF HOMEOPATHY IN ANAL FISSURES:
While Homeopathy can address the acute symptoms with short acting remedies, the main scope of Homoeopathy is in addressing the recurrent tendency of anal fissures.
Individualized remedies are selected based on the totality of the condition, pattern of the anal fissures, predispositions, family history and person’s body constitution. Indicated remedies given in certain potencies and frequencies tend to enhance the body’s ability to treat itself by subtly stimulating the healing patterns in the body.
Depending on the case, a series of remedies can be selected to give a positive outcome. Most cases respond well with varied results from improving the presenting symptoms to preventing the future recurrence.
You can also use Homeopathic remedies along with other conventional treatments.
Homoeopathic remedies should always be taken in the guidance of a qualified and experienced practitioner who has good knowledge in selection of indicated remedies, potencies and dosage.
Your Homeopath along with prescribing Homeopathic remedies can also advise you of diet and lifestyle changes to achieve best outcome of the treatment.
Raj Kothuru is a third generation Classical Homeopath and has a substantial experience in treating anal fissures and related conditions.
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