And I will dab a little hydrocortisone if absolutely needed. Cheese especially old cheeses, might be ok. I use a special cleansing gel. Stopping medication suddenly could result in serious harm. But not all cases of itchy bottom have an identifiable cause.
Causes of Anal Itching
Avoid heavily perfumed fabric conditioners and washing powders, as they may cause additional irritation. There are some things you can do to prevent the spread. Your doctor will make a careful physical examination that may include a close inspection of the anal area using a plastic device known as an anoscope. Less often, watery stools may leak out of the anal opening and cause itching. These red bumps can be itchy and form whiteheads.
Anal Itching Causes (Pinworms), Home Remedies & Medications
The genus of fungi is called trichophyton, which includes the parasitic varieties that cause tinea cruris. The cost is relatively low. I keep using this antifungal cream the doctor gave me, and calendula cream. Generally, something meant for jock itch should work, as well as a female anti-yeast cream just act like you're buying it for your wife. Below are some Causes, What to at Home, Remedies, and treatment of rash around bum hole, passage or butt crack rash. Genital herpes is a common sexually transmitted virus that can cause rash-like symptoms on your buttocks, anus, or thighs. Thread Tools Show Printable Version.
Another precipitating factor may be the hard stools of constipation , which can irritate the anal area. These drugs are called broad-spectrum antibiotics, and include tetracyclines and erythromycin both sold under several brand names. Anal itching is a symptom, not a disease in itself; it is a surprisingly common problem, which many people are too embarrassed to see their doctor about. If the itching persists even after taking self-care measures, bring it up with your primary care doctor. Does jock itch occur in both males and females? So the first night of treatment, when I was itching really bad, I used an ice pack , it was kind of weird but I was willing to try it, I was desperate to get rid of the itching.