Hemorrhoids as we all know it is associated with constipation or any form of strain experienced by the rectal muscles, when carrying out the wastes during bowel movement. The strain or pressure causes muscle irritations that can lead to the swelling of the muscular tissues.
Traditionally, the cure for any form of external swelling is by applying hot compress, in as much as the heat or warmth can cause the swelling of the tissues to subside. Hence, the use of hemorrhoids heat lamp cure has gained widespread recognition since the relief it provides is both convenient and instantaneous.
The German sitz bath is also quite popular in providing relief but it tends to involve a lot of preparation. It requires a tub full of water which is contrary to the conservation efforts we have to observe. Creams and ointments whether homemade or purchased from over-the-counter also furnish the relief needed but can be quite messy as it can cause undergarment stains.H
Hemorrhoids heat lamp cure generates infrared heat, which when radiated on the swollen muscle will effectively draw away the pain and the swelling. There are several types of hemorrhoids heat lamp cures and the most effective of which are those that can be adjusted as far as intensity and frequency of radiation is concerned. Accordingly, they are safe and easy to use, hence their fast growing popularity.
How to Use the Hemorrhoids Heat Lamp Cure?
1. When using the hemorrhoids heat lamp cure, you should make sure that you’re in an area where there are no objects or pieces of flammable materials or fabrics like curtains, linens or blankets that might accidentally touch or be in contact with the lamp.
2. Double-check if the shield or screen of the infrared lamp is held securely in its casing. This is to prevent accidentally exposing the bulb to the intense heat which can cause the bulb to shatter.
3. Make sure that the heat of the lamp is at least 18 inches away from your skin and the infrared radiation should be directed exactly at the swollen and affected parts, for 20 to 30minutes at the most. However, you have to turn the lamp off immediately in case your skin begins to feel a burning sensation.
4. Never touch the bulb directly and allow the heat to subside before storing the hemorrhoids heat lamp cure.
This infrared device is not recommended for hemorrhoids sufferers with medical history of high blood pressure or any kind of blood circulation disorder.