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How is a suppository inserted?
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Dr. Jeffrey Crespin
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
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In brief: Carefully
Normally, I have patients lie on their left side and with their fingers push the suppository into their rectum and wait a few minutes before getting up.
Ideally suppositories are taken at night because they are less likely to fall out when lying down.

In brief: Carefully
Normally, I have patients lie on their left side and with their fingers push the suppository into their rectum and wait a few minutes before getting up.
Ideally suppositories are taken at night because they are less likely to fall out when lying down.
Dr. Jeffrey Crespin
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Dr. Dustin Colegrove
Internal Medicine
In brief: Into the rectum
Place suppository into the rectum. If it's over the counter should have instructions accompanying the medication.

In brief: Into the rectum
Place suppository into the rectum. If it's over the counter should have instructions accompanying the medication.
Dr. Dustin Colegrove
Dr. Dustin Colegrove
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