CVS Hemorrhoidal Ointment, Medicated Formula
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Misc: Compare to the active ingredients in Preparation H Ointment (This product is not manufactured or distributed by Pfizer, distributor of Preparation H Ointment). Prompt soothing relief from painful burning, itching & discomfort. Shrinks swollen hemorrhoidal tissue. Protects irritated tissue. Relieves internal & external discomfort. CVS quality guarantee. www.cvs.com. Please recycle.
Active Ingredients: Mineral Oil (14%), Petrolatum (74.9%), Phenylephrine HCl (0.25%). Purpose: Protectant, Protectant, Vasoconstrictor. Inactive Ingredients: Benzoic Acid, Butylated Hydroxyanisole, Corn Oil, Glycerin, Lanolin, Lanolin Alcohols, Methylparaben, Mineral Oil, Paraffin, Propylparaben, Purified Water, Thymus Vulgaris (Thyme) Oil, Tocopheryl Acetate, White Wax.
Directions: Intrarectal Use: Remove cover from applicator, attach applicator to tube, lubricate applicator well and gently insert applicator into the rectum, thoroughly cleanse applicator after each use and replace cover. Also apply ointment to external area. Regular use provides continual therapy for relief of symptoms. Adults: When practical, cleanse the affected area by patting or blotting with an appropriate cleansing wipe. Gently dry by patting or blotting with a tissue or a soft cloth before applying ointment. Apply to the affected area up to 4 times daily, especially at night, in the morning or after each bowel movement. Children Under 12 Years: Ask a doctor.
Warnings: Ask a doctor before use if you have heart disease; high blood pressure; thyroid disease; diabetes; difficulty in urination due to enlargement of the prostate gland. Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are presently taking a prescription drug for high blood pressure or depression. When using this product: do not exceed the recommended daily dosage unless directed by a doctor. Stop use and ask a doctor if: bleeding occurs; condition worsens or does not improve within 7 days; introduction of applicator into the rectum causes additional pain. Pregnancy/breast-feeding warning: If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away (1-800-222-1222). Other warnings: For external and/or intrarectal use only. Do not use if tube seal is broken or missing. Store at 68-77 degree F (20-25 degree C).