Walgreens Hemorrhoidal Ointment

Hemorrhoidal Ointment

Weight: 2 oz (57 g)

Directions

Retain carton for complete information. Children Under 12 Years of Age: Ask a doctor. Adults: When practical, cleanse the affected area by patting or blotting with an appropriate cleansing pad. Gently dry by patting or blotting with toilet tissue or a soft cloth before applying ointment. When first opening the tube, puncture foil seal with top end of cap. For Intrarectal Use: Remove protective cover from applicator and attach applicator to tube. Lubricate applicator well, then gently insert applicator into the rectum. Thoroughly clean applicator and replace protective cover after each use. Apply to affected area up to 4 times daily, especially at night, in the morning and after each bowel movement. Also apply ointment to external area. Store at room temperature 59-86 degrees F.

Indications

Helps relieve the local itching and discomfort associated with hemorrhoids. Temporarily shrinks hemorrhoidal tissue and relieves burning. Temporarily provides a coating for relief of anorectal discomforts. Temporarily protects the inflamed, irritated anorectal surface to help make bowel movements less painful.

Product Details

Compare to the active ingredients in Preparation H Hemorrhoidal Ointment (This product is not manufactured or distributed by Whitehall-Robins Healthcare, distributor of Preparation H Hemorrhoidal Ointment). Prevents further irritation. Prompt soothing relief from painful burning, itching and discomfort. Shrinks swollen hemorrhoidal tissue. Relieves internal and external discomfort. Protects irritated tissue. Pharmacist recommended.

 

Ingredients

Active Ingredients: Mineral Oil (14%), Petrolatum (71.9%), Phenylephrine HCl (0.25%), Shark Liver Oil (3.0%). Inactive Ingredients: Beeswax, Benzoic Acid, BHA, Corn Oil, Glycerin, Lanolin, Lanolin Alcohol, Methylparaben, Microcrystalline Wax, Paraffin, Propylparaben, Purified Water, Thyme Oil, Tocopherol.

Warnings

For rectal use only. Ask a doctor before use if you have heart disease; high blood pressure; thyroid disease; diabetes; trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland. Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are now taking a prescription drug for high blood pressure or depression. When using this product do not use more than the recommended daily dosage. Stop use and ask a doctor if bleeding occurs; condition gets worse or does not get better within 7 days; introduction of the applicator into the rectum causes additional pain. If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. Do not use if tube inner seal is broken or punctured.

Manufacturer

Walgreen Co.
Deerfield, IL 60015-4616

UPC

311917014852