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.
Adults: When practical, cleanse the affected area by patting or blotting with an appropriate cleansing wipe. Gently dry by patting or blotting with a tissue or a soft cloth before applying ointment. When first opening the tube, puncture foil seal with top end of cap. Apply to the affected area up to 4 times daily, especially at night, in the morning or after each bowel movement. Intrarectal use: Remove cover from applicator, attach applicator to tube, lubricate applicator well and gently insert applicator into the rectum; thoroughly cleanse applicator after each use and replace cover. Also apply ointment to external area. Regular use provides continual therapy for relief of symptoms. Children under 12 years of age: ask a doctor.
For external and/or intrarectal use only. Ask a doctor before use if you have: heart disease, high blood pressure, thyroid disease, diabetes, difficulty in urination due to enlargement of the prostate gland. Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are presently taking a prescription drug for high blood pressure or depression. When using this product do not exceed the recommended daily dosage unless directed by a doctor. Stop use and ask a doctor if: bleeding occurs; condition worsens or does not improve within 7 days; introduction of 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.
Mineral Oil 14%; Petrolatum 71.9%; Phenylephrine HCl 0.25%; Shark Liver Oil 3.0%
Benzoic Acid; BHA; BHT; Corn Oil; Glycerin; Lanolin; Lanolin Alcohol; Methylparaben; Paraffin; Propylparaben; Thyme Oil; Tocopherol; Water; Wax