Is bum discomfort affecting your daily routine? Preparation H hemorrhoidal ointment relieves both internal and external hemorrhoid symptoms. Apply up to four times daily, especially at night, in the morning, and after each bowel movement, for prompt, soothing relief from hemorrhoid itching, burning and discomfort. Preparation H Ointment temporarily shrinks swollen hemorrhoidal tissue and also provides a soothing layer of protection against further skin irritation, so you can go about your day comfortably. Hemorrhoids are more common than you may think. A few of the most prevalent causes of hemorrhoid flare-ups are straining when using the bathroom, pregnancy or childbirth, and genetics. Symptoms vary from person to person and can include anus itching, pain or discomfort. Trust Preparation H, the #1 selling hemorrhoid brand (1), to relieve your uncomfortable symptoms of hemorrhoids. And for better relief, add Preparation H Medicated Wipes to cool, soothe and cleanse before treating with Preparation H Ointment. NET WT 2 OZ (57g)(1) IRI retail sales data supports that Preparation H is the #1 selling hemorrhoid brand in the U.S. (52 weeks ending August 13, 2017). (2) Provoice survey dated from May 2015-August 2017 supports Preparation H is the#1 doctor recommend brand.