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Can a pregnant woman use Anucort-HC Suppository 25 mg?

Can a pregnant woman use Anucort-HC Suppository 25 mg?

Yes: Most hemorrhoids preperations whether cream, suppositories or foam are in general very safe and in my practice I use a variety of them depending on what insurance will cover. ...Read more

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Besides Anucort HC, what are the names of some other suppositories that you can get a prescription for that help with hemorrhoids, and inflammation? Also what are some of the ones that have the highest patient success rate?

Besides Anucort HC, what are the names of some other suppositories that you can get a prescription for that help with hemorrhoids, and inflammation? Also what are some of the ones that have the highest patient success rate?

We do not: "recommend" OTC or for that matter Prescription medications (just generics) I can tell you that the preparation you mention is an excellent one. It has been "around" a long time and is fairly successful in treating MINOR hemorrhoid conditions

Hope this is helpful
Dr Z ...Read more

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Have internal hemorrhoid that's comin out will anucort suppositories help or prep h wipes & ointment be best. Was on med that caused constipation?

Have internal hemorrhoid that's comin out will anucort suppositories help or prep h wipes & ointment be best. Was on med that caused constipation?

Avoid constipation: Should avoid meds that cause constipation. also do warm sits bath 3 times a day for 10 days, and apply hemorrhoid cream after each bath, suppositories don't help much. High fiber diet is also beneficial. ...Read more

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Can a pregnant woman use anucort?

Can a pregnant woman use anucort?

Yes: Always check with your ob/gyn re any meds when you are pregnant, but the amount of active medicine in anucort suppositories/cream is negligible and applied topically should not have any significant absorption into your bloodstream and thus affect your unborn child. ...Read more

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Hoe long does it take anucort to start working?

Hoe long does it take anucort to start working?

Depends: On how bad the inflammation and swelling is. You could feel better in a day or a week or you might not feel better at all if it is really bad ...Read more

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Take 25mg chlorthalidone daily for hbp is it safe to use anucurt twice daily for a week. Hw does anucort work for internal hemmorhoids?

Take 25mg chlorthalidone daily for hbp is it safe to use anucurt twice daily for a week. Hw does anucort work for internal hemmorhoids?

Hemmorhoids: It is a very common problem, not to worry. Can be related to either constipation or diarrhea.
Hemorrhoids should be evaluated by a colo-rectal or general surgeon

you will require dietary, bathroom habit modifications and sometimes office based procedures if medical management is ineffective. ...Read more

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Can I use ice to sooth pain from internal hemorrhoid or fissure? Saw idea to freeze water in glove & insert. Anucort helpin but still in constant pain

Can I use ice to sooth pain from internal hemorrhoid or fissure? Saw idea to freeze water in glove & insert. Anucort helpin but still in constant pain

Freeze the pain: Cold usually dulls the pain from any tissue as it reduces nerve transmission but at the same time it will also reduce local blood flow (think frost bite!) which may not be a good idea. Your best answer would be a surgical treatment for the hemorrhoids and the fissure. Please consult a general surgeon for your options. ...Read more

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Takin anucort supp for int hemorrhoid on day 2. How long before it helps with bleeding and pain? Drinking more water stopped sodas and taking Dulcolax

Takin anucort supp for int hemorrhoid on day 2. How long before it helps with bleeding and pain? Drinking more water stopped sodas and taking Dulcolax

Soaking helps: Soaking in a plain water bath can help you feel better faster. If each day is not improving, you should follow up with your doctor that diagnosed the internal hemorrhoid. ...Read more

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Doc prescribed HC suppositories for 2 weeks. Completed the 2 week course almost 2 weeks ago. Would I be able to take them for another week if need be?

Doc prescribed HC suppositories for 2 weeks. Completed the 2 week course almost 2 weeks ago. Would I be able to take them for another week if need be?

Probably: I see you are on a regiment for treatment of Ulcerative Colitis. I would contact the doctor who prescribed the medication originally. They have examined your body and know your case. There can be side effects from taking HC suppositories long term. Make sure your symptoms are not related to an UC flare. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: suppository?

What is the definition or description of: suppository?

See below: A suppository is a drug delivery system that is inserted into the rectum (rectal suppository), vagina (vaginal suppository) or urethra (urethral suppository), where it dissolves or melts. They are used to deliver both systemically-acting and locally-acting medications. The alternative term for delivery of medicine via such routes is pharmaceutical pessary. ...Read more

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Are OTC hemmorhoidal suppositories regarded as being effective?

Are OTC hemmorhoidal suppositories regarded as being effective?

Hemorrhoids: Over the counter medications will only contain witch hazel. This herb is for anti-itch or soothing. They do not help one heal from hemorrhoids. If you are not healing well on your own you may need prescription steroids to shrink them down. ...Read more

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Do glycerin suppositories expire?

Do glycerin suppositories expire?

Yes: Every medication has expiration date. The date is usually printed on the box and on the wrap of the product. ...Read more

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Valium 10 mg suppository side effects?

Valium 10 mg suppository side effects?

Sedation: Sedation and a drunk like feeling. Possible sleepiness and lack of coordination as well as the discomfort of the insertion itself which should be mild. ...Read more

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How effective are glycerin suppositories?

Good: They could be quite effective. But if constipation continues please discuss with your doctor. ...Read more

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Which is better: an enema or a suppository?

Which is better: an enema or a suppository?

2 different endities: For constipation start with a suppository. If no results then progress to enema ...Read more

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What are the effects of a glycerin suppository?

None: It's an inert substance that makes your stools come out. However, if you use it in excess, like anything else in life, you will develop problems. ...Read more

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Can you tell me about hemorrhoid suppositories?

Can you tell me about hemorrhoid suppositories?

Lubricate&soothe: Prescription and otc suppositories soothe burning from swollen internal hemorrhoids, reducing inflammation and are sometimes combined with pain relieving compounds too. They don't work for outside hemorrhoids/piles, and should be used sparingly and for a short term only.Persistent pain (>7 days) should be evaluated by your physician as it may indicate a more serious problem here. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how glycerin suppositories work?

Hyperosmotic laxativ: It works by drawing water into the intestines. The effect is to cause a bowel movement usually within 15 to 60 minutes. ...Read more