The Role of Topical Sucralfate in Reducing Post-Hemorrhoidectomy Pain


  • Jessica Nathania General Practitioner, Panti Waluyo Hospital, Surakarta
  • Shania Sutanto Jaya Hermina Podomoro Hospital, Jakarta
  • Anthony Yauwono Gading Pluit Hospital, Jakarta, Indonesia



Hemorrhoid, hemorrhoidectomy, pain, topical sucralfate


Hemorrhoids are one of the most common perianal cases and may cause lower gastrointestinal bleeding. Most cases can be treated with medications and/or simple procedures. Surgical intervention is required in advanced stages or complicated cases. However, this procedure is often associated with postoperative pain. Topical sucralfate is known to reduce postoperative pain.


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How to Cite

Nathania, J., Sutanto Jaya, S., & Yauwono, A. (2024). The Role of Topical Sucralfate in Reducing Post-Hemorrhoidectomy Pain. Cermin Dunia Kedokteran, 51(5), 288–291.