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    Condition: Anal Fissure
    1/12/2020 6:30:51 PM

    Reviewer: Bill Durham, 45-54 on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Suffered excruciating pain over the last year. The anticipation of another bowel movement caused great anxiety. Tried diet change and fiber supplements. Started Rectiv three days ago. On my fourth day. All pain has subsided. Very slight â��tingleâ ;? in my head when initially applied each time. Wouldnâ��t consider it a headache, ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Anal Fissure
    11/17/2019 9:45:34 AM

    Reviewer: TwoKatsCafe, 65-74 on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I have developed several bad anal fissures, and the specialist prescribed Rectiv. Even with insurance, very expensive--$95 with insurance and $770 without insurance at various pharmacies. The first dose (1 inch of cream) left me with a bad beating migraine at both temples and at the occipital area of my head for about 12 hours. I used frozen gel packs for my head and had to lay down and could do ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Anal Fissure
    5/27/2018 6:32:03 PM

    Reviewer: AFAF123, 25-34 on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Iâ??ve had a fissure for about six months that would come and go. About two weeks ago it became very uncomfortable and I was bleeding profusely after bowel movements. I also began spotting in my underwear at night (not sure why it was always at night.) I went to my doctor and he suggested a steroid; however, I thought Rectiv would work better for me, especially because I was having severe cra ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Anal Fissure
    10/1/2015 6:45:08 PM

    Reviewer: dory, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I had an anal fissure in October of 2013, TWO in October of 2014, and just today (October 1, 2015), I can tell it's back. Last year, the doctor prescribed Rectiv last year. Yes, I get increased heart rate and a headache, but it's temporary, maybe a half-hour. Last year was awful, so painful I couldn't do anything some days. The doctor couldn't even examine the area for almost a ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Anal Fissure
    5/5/2014 4:14:28 PM

    Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I experienced severe anul pain by using over the counter hemoroid cremes and swauves. Imagine driving home everyday screaming because you're in pain from sitting. Imagine pulling over midway home to put a wet hemoroidal swauve on the painful hemoroids hoping that would ease the misery so that you could get home. Imagine working on your knees because its too painful to sit down. I finally ... Show Full Comment

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