Skip to main content. I stumbled upon Dr. Recent comments Hi Tavia,. I know I really need to up my water intake because I am sure that baby is taking every drop that I am taking in To prevent this often uncomfortable condition, a high-fiber diet with lots of fluids is recommended. Right now the combination of hemorrhoids and fissure is so painful I can't imagine getting anything into the rectum. So whenever I get that stressed I go back to breathing the area and now it only takes a few hours to have a bowel movement.
Pain in the anus is no joke. Learn what might be causing the pain, when you should go to the doctor, and what you can do to find pain relief. An anal fissure is a small cut or tear in the lining of the anus. The crack in the skin causes severe pain and some bright red bleeding during and after bowel movements. An anal fissure is a tear in the lining of the anus, the opening where feces are excreted. The tear typically extends into a circular ring of muscle called the.