Anusol ointment is used to treat external haemorrhoids and reduce the pain and discomfort associated with the same. The ointment is needed to be applied in the rectal area to release the medicine for treating haemorrhoids. It provides a fast relief from pain and irritation that can be very uncomfortable. The stinging pain of haemorrhoids is effectively reduced and relieved due to the hydrocortisone
Usage / Dose Instructions
Adults and elderly (over 65 years): apply to the affected area at night, in the morning and after each evacuation until the condition is controlled. Thoroughly cleanse the affected area, dry and apply cream. ANUSOL cream is prepared in a vanishing cream base and may be gently smoothed on to the affected area without the need to apply a gauze dressing. For internal conditions, use rectal nozzle provided. Remove the nozzle cap. Clean the nozzle after each use. Not to be taken orally.
Active Ingredients per 100g:ÊHydrocortisone Acetate 0.25g, Bismuth Oxide 0.875g, Zinc Oxide 10.75g, Bismuth Subgallate 2.25g, Balsam Peru 1.875g, Benzyl Benzoate 1.25g
Symptoms of acute oral overdose of bismuth-containing preparations may include nausea, vomiting, renal failure and rarely liver damage. Encephalopathy and discolouration of mucous membranes may occur with chronic overdose.