Anaproct Ointment

Introduction of Hydrocortisone

Anaproct Ointment is a prescription medicine having a combination of medicines that is used to treat anal fissures. It provides relief from redness, swelling and itching. It decreases the pain sensation. It helps in softening the skin.

Anaproct Ointment can be taken with food at any time of day but you should try to take it at the same time every day. The dose will be decided by your doctor. Don’t stop taking it without asking your doctor.

The most common side effects of this medicine include stomach upset or reduction of your bone density. Before taking this medicine, inform your doctor if you have any kidney or liver problems. Pregnant or breastfeeding women should also consult their doctor before taking it. Avoid excessive alcohol intake while taking it as this may increase the risk of developing some side effects.

Introduction of Zinc Oxide

Anaproct Ointment is a prescription medicine having a combination of medicines that is used to treat anal fissures. It provides relief from redness, swelling and itching. It decreases the pain sensation. It helps in softening the skin.

Anaproct Ointment is for external use only. You should use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. The affected area should be clean and dry before application of the ointment. You must wash your hands thoroughly before and after applying this medicine.

Increased skin redness, irritation or rashes might be seen as side effects in some people. Please consult your doctor if these side effects persist for a longer duration.

Introduction of Lidocaine

Anaproct Ointment is a prescription medicine having a combination of medicines that is used to treat anal fissures. It provides relief from redness, swelling and itching. It decreases the pain sensation. It helps in softening the skin.

Anaproct Ointment must be used as per doctor’s prescription. An overdose of this medicine may cause serious health issues. The dose of the medicine must be adjusted for children and very old patients. The common side effect of it is an allergic reaction. Do not use this medicine if you are allergic to it. It is best to avoid the consumption of alcohol during the treatment, as it may affect your health.

Introduction of Allantoin

Anaproct Ointment is a prescription medicine having a combination of medicines that is used to treat anal fissures. It provides relief from redness, swelling and itching. It decreases the pain sensation. It helps in softening the skin.

Uses of Zinc Oxide

Uses of Lidocaine

  • Local anesthesia (Numb tissues in a specific area)
  • Arrhythmia

Uses of Allantoin

Side effects of Hydrocortisone

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Anaproct

  • Injection site reactions (pain, swelling, redness)
  • Increased risk of infection
  • Weight gain
  • Mood changes

Side effects of Zinc Oxide

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Anaproct

  • No common side effects seen

Side effects of Lidocaine

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Anaproct

  • Allergic reaction
  • Application site reactions (burning, irritation, itching and redness)

Side effects of Allantoin

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Anaproct

  • Skin rash

How Hydrocortisone works

Anaproct Ointment is a steroid which works by blocking the production of certain chemical messengers in the body that cause inflammation (redness and swelling) and allergies.

How Zinc Oxide works

Anaproct Ointment provides essential nutrients.

How Lidocaine works

Anaproct Ointment is a local anesthetic. It works by blocking the transmission of pain signals from the nerves to the brain. This helps to decrease the sensation of pain.

How Allantoin works

Anaproct Ointment is a skin protectant which works as a moisturizer and relieves minor skin irritations.

Safety Advice

Alcohol

No interaction found/established

Pregnancy

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Anaproct Ointment may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.

Breastfeeding

SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Anaproct Ointment is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.

Driving

No interaction found/established

Kidney

SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Anaproct Ointment is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Anaproct Ointment may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

Liver

SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Anaproct Ointment is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Anaproct Ointment may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.