What is Germoloids Ointment?
Germoloids ointment contains an anaesthetic known as lidocaine hydrochloride that is specifically aimed to numb and ease symptoms of piles, such as discomfort, itchiness or pain.
This oil formulation moisturises and alleviates the affected area, and contains zinc oxide which aids in shrinking enlarged piles and protects your skin from infection.
How to Use (Ointment)?
This is for topical use only and is to be applied to the affected area.
Apply ointment at least twice a day, applications can be made any time of the day, however it is recommended to use after a bowel movement.
Do not apply this more than four times within the 24 hour period.
To use the ointment make sure to follow the instructions carefully below:
Before and after use, make sure to wash your hands thoroughly.
Make sure to wash the anal area and lightly dry the area with a soft towel.
Internal piles: Take the nozzle and twist this onto the applicator.
Smear some of the ointment on the outside of the nozzle for an easier application.
Insert the nozzle slowly inside the anal opening.
Gently squeeze small quantity out the tube whilst taking the nozzle out, this way the ointment moves around the anal area and is spread evenly.
Who Are Germoloids For?
This is suitable for adults and children aged 12 or over.
Pregnant or Breastfeeding
Can be used if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, however contact your doctor before use.
Side Effects and Precautions
With any medicine, side effects can occur although not everybody experiences them.
If you continuously experience any of the following side effects after using Germoloids, consult your doctor immediately:
Pain when excreting
Pain when applying the cream
Redness around the anal area