Anusol ointment is designed to effectively treat the painful symptoms of fissures, pile, hemorrhoids and itching amongst other anal conditions.The soothing ointment works by shrinking the size of piles, easing the discomfort of internal piles and calming irritation. Anusol ointment has been specifically formulated with an oily base to help relieve sore and cracked skin. The protective and antiseptic properties of the ointment help to decrease swelling soothing the skin. Containing zinc oxide, an astringent which reduces swelling and protect raw areas of the skin, balsam peru, which is mildly antiseptic and bismuth salt which is both an antiseptic and astringent contributing to the protection and healing of swelling and itching form both internal and external piles. Anusol ointment is suitable for adults above the age of 18.
How to Use Anusol Ointment?
Before using Anusol ointment wash and dry the affected area thoroughly but gently. Using gauze dressing apply the ointment to the affected area. For internal piles after washing and drying apply the provided nozzle into the tube and insert into the anus and gently squeeze the tube to deposit the ointment inside. Ensure you thoroughly clean the nozzle after each use. Wash your hands before and after using Anusol. Anusol ointment should be applied sparingly to the affected area once in the morning at night and after each bowel movement.
As with all medication there are possible side effects however these will differ from person to person and not everyone will experience them, some of the side effects include:
Pain on application itching
If you experience any negative side effects or an allergic reaction, stop the medication and seek medical attention.
Do not ingest Anusol ointment if this happens seek medical attention immediately.Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you are experiencing rectal bleeding and have not been diagnosed with piles or are concerned the bleeding may be from alternative causes.If you are pregnant or breastfeeding consult with your doctor or pharmacist before using Anusol ointment.