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Anal Itching (cont.)

Anal Itching Prevention

Some simple strategies can help you prevent anal itching:

  • Avoid known food irritants.
  • Do not wear tight-fitting underwear.
  • Do not use scented or printed toilet paper.
  • Dry the anal area after excessive sweating.

Anal Itching Outlook

Anal itching improves with treatment.

REFERENCE: Stein, D. MD. "Proctitis and Anusitis." Medscape. Aug 22, 2013

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 8/3/2015
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