External and internal hemorrhoids, cracks in the anus, erosion and microtrauma of the anus, anal itching.
Composition Relief Pro
The main active ingredients are: fluocortolone pivalate, lidocaine hydrochloride.
Auxiliary components are: sodium hydrogen phosphate dodecahydrate, disodium edetate, sodium dihydrogen phosphate dihydrate, benzyl alcohol, sorbitan stearate, polysorbate, cetostearyl alcohol, liquid paraffin, white petrolatum, purified water.
1 gram of cream contains 1 mg of fluocortolone pivalate and 20 mg of lidocaine hydrochloride.
It is produced in the form of a rectal cream, in tubes with a volume of 15 grams.
This drug Relief Pro belongs to antibacterial combined preparations of local action, used in proctology.
The effect of the application is due to the properties of the main active ingredients, including lidocaine, fluocortolone pivalate.
Fluocortolone pivalate is an anti-inflammatory and antiallergic substance that also helps to reduce pain.
Lidocaine has such a mechanism of action, due to which it has the ability to block sodium channels. Such properties make it possible to stabilize the neuronal membrane, helping to reduce its permeability, and arresting the ability to conduct impulses. As a result, it has a quick analgesic effect.
Due to the fact that the preparation contains several active components, they complement each other, produce an enhanced effect from the application.
This drug Relief Pro is used to treat symptoms of pain, swelling, itching, burning, which are caused by:
- eczema in the anus (only for rectal cream).
Not applicable if the patient has hypersensitivity (allergy) to one of the components that make up the drug.
Also contraindicated for:
- infectious processes in the area of application of the drug;
- specific skin processes (reactions after vaccination, tuberculosis, syphilis, chickenpox, genital herpes at the site of application of the drug.
Contact with eyes should be avoided.
Application during pregnancy and lactation
Treatment of pregnant women with this drug is contraindicated.
During treatment, lactation should be suspended.
Method of administration and dosage
The drug Relief Pro is used 2 times a day, after a bowel movement (bowel movement) and subsequent cleansing with warm, but not hot water in the anus.
The maximum duration of the course of treatment is 2 weeks.
Rectal cream in the first few days of treatment can be applied up to 3 times a day. In the case when bowel movements occur without pain, it is permissible to use the drug once a day.
To apply rectal cream, a small amount of cream (the size of a pea) is rubbed with a finger in the area of the anus and anus ring, overcoming the sphincter resistance with the tip of the finger.
For application inside the rectum, the applicator, which is supplied, is screwed onto the tube and inserted into the anus. Then a small amount of cream is squeezed into the rectum by squeezing the tube.
In case of significant inflammatory processes, it is advisable to apply the cream with a finger.
A thick layer of cream is applied to the dropping out nodes, the nodes are gently pressed inward with a finger.
Overdose with topical application (too long-term use, more than 4 weeks) can cause atrophy, striae or telangiectasia.
Accidental swallowing can cause side effects from the heart, respiratory system (up to respiratory arrest).
Symptomatic therapy, gastric lavage, and intake of enterosorbents are recommended.
Most often, the drug is well tolerated. In some cases, if a hypersensitivity reaction occurs, local side effects at the site of application of the drug are also possible, such as:
- itching, skin flushing, rash, allergic urticaria, peri-wound dermatitis;
- swelling, pain, burning sensation at the site of application (disappear on their own after a few minutes.
- Long-term use (longer than 4 weeks) can cause atrophy, striae or telangiectasia.
If you experience any unusual side effects as a result of taking this drug, you should consult your doctor about possible changes in the treatment regimen.
Storage conditions and periods
The shelf life of the drug is no more than 3 years. After opening the tube, the drug retains its properties for 4 weeks.
This medicinal product should be stored in a dry place out of the reach of children, at a temperature not exceeding 30 ° C.