Don't Be Overly Optimistic About Hemovel for Hemorrhoids

Patients will ask you about Hemovel (hem-OH-vel), an ORAL natural health product marketed for hemorrhoids in adults.

Hemovel contains diosmin...a type of flavonoid derived mainly from citrus fruit.

The manufacturer suggests that Hemovel relieves symptoms such as pain, swelling, and bleeding...and reduces the duration and severity of hemorrhoids.

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