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Is Desitin cream good for hemorrhoidsHemorrhoidsprimarily affect adultsages 45 to 65 and are most commonly associated with bowel movement problems, including chronic constipation or diarrhea, straining during bowel movement, and sitting for a long time on the toilet.Each of these things can exert stress on veins that drain blood from the colon and rectum, which are located within the anal canal in a structure known as the hemorrhoid cushion.The ensuing rise in blood pressure in these veins can cause them to slip from muscles and connective tissues meant to hold them in place, leading to the formation of hemorrhoid. If you apply Desitin for hemorrhoids times a day, you may reduce the pain.Certain individuals are at greater risk for hemorrhoids, including those who eat a low-fiber diet, obese or pregnant people, those with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), and those with constipation/hard stools.Genetics can also play a role. Causes ...