Buy Proctosedyl Ointment Online

Buy Proctosedyl Ointment Online

Hydrocortisone 0.5%, cinchocaine hydrochloride 0.5%

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$2.20

Proctosedyl ointment contains the active ingredients hydrocortisone which is a steroid and cinchocaine hydrochloride which is a local anaesthetic.  It is used for relieving the discomfort of hemorrhoids or piles and other painful conditions of anus such as fissures. Hemorrhoids are caused due to strain when people try to defecate with force. This problem is also associated with low fiber diet. 

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3 Proctosedyl Ointment 20 gm tube $2.20 $6.60
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Details

Mechanism of Action-

Hydrocortisone is a steroid which stimulates anti-stress and anti-inflammatory pathways. Cinchocaine hydrochloride is a local anesthetic. By blocking the sodium channels, the local anesthetics inhibit the initiation and conduction of nerve impulses.

Contraindications-

Proctosedyl is contradicted in patients with hypersensitivity to the product and in patients with tuberculosis or fungal or herpes infection.

Drug Interactions-

Drug interactions of Proctosedyl with other drugs are not reported.

Storage of Proctosedyl-

Proctosedyl Ointment should be kept in a cool, dry and dark place at a temperature below 25°C.

The ointment should not be kept in the bathroom or near the sink.

Dosage of Proctosedyl-

The ointment can be applied three times a day – after morning bowel motion, in the noon and in the night. If the inflammation is on the surface, use your hand to apply the medicine, if the inflammation is deep inside, screw the plastic nozzle and cap tightly on the tube, insert the nozzle into the rectum and squeeze the tube.

Overdose of Proctosedyl-

In case of the drug overdose take medical advice immediately.

Side effect of Proctosedyl-

The side effects of the drug are

1)      Burning sensation if the mucous membrane is not intact.

2)      Skin Blisters.

3)      Hives.

4)      Swelling soars or pain.

Precautions of Proctosedyl-

Absorption of the medicine into the blood stream can take place as a result of prolonged use of the skin on open soars or wounds. Once the drug enters into the blood circulation, it can produce effects similar like oral corticosteroid medications taken for long periods of time. Corticosteroids used for an extended period of time could cause depression, slow healing of wounds, mood swings, headache and trouble sleeping.