Hemorrhoids – What a Pain in The…

Hemorrhoids are swollen inflamed veins located around the anus or in the lower rectum. Reasons for hemorrhoids can be many: Obesity, Chronic diarrhea or Constipation, Pregnancy, Anal Sex, Improper Diet, Lengthy sitting and so on. Hemorrhoids can be internal (located inside the rectum, or the final part of the colon) or external (that may develop under the skin around the initial part of the rectum).

Hemorrhoids – What a Pain in The…

Many of the treatments available to treat hemorrhoids are simple and feasible at home. In most cases, this is perhaps the only treatments that will be needed, and the pain and symptoms usually resolve in less than a week.

So here are few remedies you can do it at home:

Frozen Potato

Cut thin strips from peeled potatoes  and put them in the freezer. First 3-5 days place frozen strips in the anus for just 30 seconds. The next 3-5 days leave them half a minute longer. Potatoes must be organic. It must not be sprouted or green.

Potato & Olive Oil

Use in the treatment of external hemorrhoids

  • 1 potato
  • one teaspoon olive oil

Grate potatoes to the smallest and add the olive oil. A substantial amount of the so prepared mixture put on the gauze and set it in the anus. Hold the trim whole night and in the morning remove it.

Mashed Garlic

Grated garlic mix well with the softened butter and form small candles. Wrapp each one in the foil and put in the fridge to thighten little bit . Use them after defecation.


Tighten and relax the muscles of the anus 8 – 10 times in a row, several times a day. This simple exercise, which liquidates blood stasis, can be done standing, sitting, lying down and when walking.

Old Persian Remedy

Take a brick. Put a brick in a hot oven and leave to warm up. Carefully remove the brick from oven and put it in a larger pot.Grate garlic over it. When it starts to smoke, sit on the edge of the pot. Repeated several times if necessary.


In a pot pour 1.5 liter of milk. Add in 4 large onions and cook well on a gentle heat for 15-20 minutes. Cover the pot lid and sit(stand) above the pot or above the opening through which the steam is coming out. Steam hemorrhoids over the hole, for 20 – 30 min. Do it for three days. It is believed that 3 or 4 of these steaming definitely solve the problem of hemorrhoids. During the process  you should be wrapped with a blanket up to a waist to prevent steam spreading throughout the room.


  • Keep the anal area clean
  • Do not use dry toilet paper
  • Never delay defecation
  • Make changes in diet and lifestyle
  • Drink plenty of fluids
  • Avoid long sitting and be physically active
  • Do not lift heavy objects