Do anything in your power to stop scratching: A derm can also prescribe you an oral or topical antibiotic. And maybe you will get better. Teach children to wash hands thoroughly after going to the bathroom and before eating. Good hygiene, though, is the best solution. But, remember, HALF the time, there is no reason to be found. Contact your physician immediately if anal itching occurs along with bleeding or any unusual pain.
Itchy Bottom Syndrome AKA Pruritis Ani or Anal Itching
Seek help from a doctor who can help you in this matter. When he has a particularly bad fit of itching in bed, he'll take a Benedryl to knock himself out for the rest of the night. If so, kudos to you for not infecting your family. Your doctor may be able to diagnose the cause of your itching simply by asking you questions about your symptoms, medical history and personal habits. I was a wormy kid and I can let you know that the "It's not pinworms because then other people would have them" is categorically false. Hemorrhoids are caused by increased pressure down in your bottom.
A word from your family doctor: Itchy butt, itchy butt please go away.
All references are available in the References tab. I have also tried an extensive amount of Fiber products and Stool Products. This stuff really works!! Take a roll of sticky tape and leave it handy on your bedside table. Underwear should have a cotton crotch. I am having trouble sleeping as I am waking up with the itching. Specifically regarding night itching:
When To Call Your Doctor Contact your physician immediately if anal itching occurs along with bleeding or any unusual pain. Read the excellent answers on hemorrhoids to see how to prevent their worsening or lessen the symptoms. Use plain, unscented, non-colored tissues. Nitin April 22, at 4: Doctors need to update their knowledge base as modern wheat is creating so many problems and doctors do not seem to want to recognise… lets face it no one neither doctor or big pharma makes any money if the solution to your problem is cutting out wheat, or dairy, or something else. What can I di to stop the weight gain? Anal itching can be triggered by specific foods such as citrus fruits, tomatoes, chocolate, yogurts and milk.