What are Anusol Hc suppositories?
Anusol HC Suppositories help to relieve the swelling, itch and irritation of internal piles (haemorrhoids) and anal itching. It contains thefollowing ingredients: Hydrocortisone acetate is a mild steroid which helps reduce inflammation. Zinc oxide and Bismuth salts are mildly astringent and antiseptic. They soothe and protect raw areas. Balsam Peru is mildly antiseptic and has a protective action on sore areas and may help healing. Benzyl benzoate has mild antiseptic properties.
This product is for use by adults over the age of 18 years.
How do you use Anusol suppositories?
Insert one suppository into the anus far enough that it won’t slip out in the morning, at night, and after each bowel movement. Do not use more than 3 suppositories a day. Do not use for more than 7 consecutive days.
Anusol HC Suppositories should be inserted into the anus Wash anal area and dry gently with a soft towel before using this medicine. Remove plastic cover from the suppository before use. Wash your hands before and after using Anusol. The suppository will melt after insertion.
A Healthy Living Plan for Piles Sufferers
You can reduce the risk of piles by following ahealthy diet and lifestyle that helps to keep your bowels working regularly and prevents constipation.This can also help to speed recovery from piles.
Eat a high fibre diet including foods like brown rice, wholemeal bread, wholewheat pasta etc. Eat plenty of fresh fruit, vegetables and salads. Drink plenty of water. Don’t eat too much salty, fatty or sugary foods such as crisps, burgers and cakes. Cut back on the amount of alcohol, tea and coffee you drink. Exercise regularly. A healthy diet and lifestyle will reduce the likelihood of constipation and encourage a regular bowel habit. Go to the toilet regularly and try to avoid straining. Leaning forward from the hips may help. For external and internal piles, Ointment can be used. If internal haemorrhoids are the problem, Suppositories deliver a measured dose to the affected area.