External and internal hemorrhoids; perianal eczema, proctitis.
Proctosedil Composition and form of release
The drug is available in tubes of 10 g.
Composition of the product: Framycetini sulfas (Framycetin sulfate) 10 mg., Heparin sodium (Heparin sodium) 100 IU, Hydrocortisoni acetas (Hydrocortisone acetate) 5.58 mg., 4-Aminobenzoic acid (Ethyl-4-aminobenzoate) 10 mg. , Esculoside 10 mg. , Butyl 4-aminobenzoate (b util-p-aminobenzoate) 10 mg. , auxiliary components.
The tool refers to drugs that are widely used to treat hemorrhoids and a number of other painful manifestations in the anorectal region. It is a combined preparation for topical use. During treatment, it effectively has anti-inflammatory, capillary-protective, antimicrobial effects. Proctosedil is one of the fastest-acting drugs in the group of drugs used in proctology. Active substances of the agent: Hydrocortisone has a pronounced therapeutic effect in eliminating pain syndromes, inflammatory processes, and swelling. Framycetrin has a strong antiseptic and antimicrobial effect. Heparin has the ability to significantly reduce the risk of thrombus formation, which prevents the development of thrombotic complications in patients with hemorrhoids. Esculoside provides a capillary protector function, improving the elasticity of the capillary walls. Butylaminobenzoate has antispasmodic, analgesic, itching properties.
Indications for use
The drug is prescribed for the following painful conditions:
- hemorrhoids (internal and external, acute and chronic);
- perianal dermatitis
- inflammation of the mucous membrane of the rectum and sigmoid colon;
- itching in the anus.
The use of the drug is contraindicated, in the presence of hypersensitivity (or intolerance), of an individual nature to any components of the drug, as well as under the following conditions:
- intestinal tuberculosis;
- lesions in the anorectal zone of fungal or viral origin;
- neoplasms in the anus.
With caution, the drug is prescribed to patients with heart failure, high blood pressure.
It is not used in pediatrics for children under 3 years of age.
Application during pregnancy and lactation
pregnancy and lactation. If, nevertheless, treatment with a drug during lactation is necessary, you should suspend the feeding process while using the drug.
Mode of application
The course of treatment with Proctosedil ointment should not exceed 7 days. The drug is applied to the affected area with a finger, in a small amount, in the morning and evening after natural emptying of the rectum. If the area of inflammation is inside the intestine, a special applicator should be attached to the tube, gently inserted inside until it stops, and as the ointment is squeezed out, gradually remove the tube with the applicator.
Nothing is known about an overdose with Proctosedil, due to the lack of reports and complaints on this topic. Theoretically, due to long-term use of the drug, it is possible to develop symptoms of an overdose of hydrocortisone, which can lead to endocrine disorders.
Among the side effects when using the drug, a feeling of dryness in the rectal mucosa, burning sensation in the anus, the possible occurrence of a secondary infection, a feeling of discomfort in the anorectal region, and delayed wound healing are rarely distinguished.
Store the drug in a place protected from sunlight, at a temperature not exceeding 25 degrees. The storage location of the drug should be inaccessible to children.