Anusol cream is a treatment for piles or haemorrhoids which can be used to help relieve symptoms of swelling, itching, or irritation. You can use Anusol cream for both internal and external piles, meaning you’re protected whenever you need it most.
Active Ingredients per 100g: Zinc Oxide 10.75g, Bismuth Oxide 2.14g, Balsam Peru 1.8g,
Also contains: Glycerol Monostearate, Liquid Paraffin, Propylene Glycol, Polysorbate 60, Sorbitan Stearate, Titanium Dioxide (E171), Methyl Hydroxybenzoate (E218), Propyl Hydroxybenzoate (E216) and Water.
apply Anusol cream to the affected area at night, first thing in the morning, and after every bowel movement. Apply the cream sparingly and in an even layer. For external piles, wash and dry the affected area before gently applying the cream. For internal piles, wash and dry the affected area and then use the nozzle included and then insert the cream into your back passage. Wash nozzle after every use and wash your hands before and after you use Anusol cream.
Anusol cream should not be used by those under the age of 18. Do not use Anusol cream if you are allergic to this product or any of the listed ingredients.
Side effects & precautions
Unusual or extreme tiredness.
Swelling ankles or feet.
Increased thirst or urination.
How Anusol Cream works
The Zinc oxide soothes and protects while also acting as an antiseptic. Balsam Peru is a mild antiseptic that protects sore areas and may promote healing in the area. Bismuth oxide further protects irritated, raw areas and acts to keep raw areas clean.
How long Anusol cream takes to work
The medicine acts to keep the area soothed while the body begins to heal the area. It may take up to 5-7 days of use for the condition to significantly improve. If symptoms persist for more than a week after use, speak to your doctor about other options that may be more suited to you.