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Is there a way to securely prevent a mess from using hydrocortisone suppositories? Especially since this person runs a restaurant 70 hrs per week
Well sure, but...: ...What are you treating with them? Ask your prescribing doctor if you can time the use of the suppositories just before bed, or if there is an oral medication alternative (preferably non-steroidal). ...Read more
Cortisone is a naturally produced hormone in the body, produced by the adrenal glands. It is often used as a potent medication for inflammatory disease. In serious cases, it is a "wonder" drug, and can be life saving. However, long and continuous use can cause many serious and uncomfortable side effects. Hydrocortisone is a topical skin variety and much ...Read more
Yes: Since wax is probably added to supposed to suppositories this is probably the reason. ...Read more
What are my options for treating hemorrhoids? Already tried a 5 day supply of hydrocortisone suppositories. Do i maybe just need them treated longer?
Used a mild hydrocortisone suppository on day of saliva cortisol test. levels came back very high, dr is convinced is cushing's. suppository to blame?
Not clear: Hi. I'm not sure why you're taking rectal hydrocortisone (HC). Hi dose exogenous glucocorticoids can cause Cushing's. However, rectal absorption of HC is poor compared to oral. If rectal dose was low, it seems unlikely it caused a high salivary cortisol. How long after suppository was saliva test collected? You need to stay off HC, do 24-hr urine cortisol, cortisol and ACTH with sex suppression. ...Read more
Hydrocortisone suppositories helped my rectum more than Metamucil with my latest IBS flare up, is this an indication of anything?
When taking a hydrocortisone suppository, do you have to keep taking it every 4-6 hours or do you just take it after a bowel movement?
Feels like pooping razors. PCP gave me hydrocortisone suppositories. Started taking softeners and fiber also. How long before I feel relief?
Burns when pooping Like passing glass. Fine after passing. Stool softeners, fiber, hydrocortisone suppositories provide marginal relief. What is this?
Can I use hydrocortisone rectal suppositories for piles while taking gabapentin, or are there any drug interactions?
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 ...Read more
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