Itchy bumps near the rectum

Patient

Q: I've had anal fissure for a week now for which I was prescribed medication this past tuesday by my doctor. Since yesterday, I've noticed 2 tiny red, itchy bumps on the opposite side of the area from where the fissure is. I've applied vicks on it, but that made it worse. What could this be?

Symptoms:  itchy
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