How does Procort work?
This combination medication is used to treat minor pain, itching, swelling, and discomfort caused by hemorrhoids and other problems of the anal area (such as anal fissures, itching). This medication contains pramoxine, an anesthetic that works by temporarily numbing the area.
Is Procort over-the-counter?
Procort is a prescription medication used to treat inflammation and itching caused by eczema, dermatitis, allergic reactions, hemorrhoids, and other skin conditions.
What is Anucort HC suppository used for?
This medication is used to treat hemorrhoids and itching/swelling in the rectum and anus. It is also used with other medications to treat certain intestinal problems (such as ulcerative colitis of the rectum and other rectal/anal inflammatory conditions).
What is pro Cort used for?
This medication is used to treat a variety of skin conditions (such as insect bites, poison oak/ivy, eczema, dermatitis, allergies, rash, itching of the outer female genitals, anal itching). Hydrocortisone reduces the swelling, itching, and redness that can occur in these types of conditions.
How is Procort dispensed?
Squeeze the tube to fill the applicator and libricate the tip with cream. 4. Gently insert the applicator into rectum and squeeze tube again to force the required amount of cream into rectum.
Can I use Procort while pregnant?
It is not safe to take this medicine during pregnancy. It could harm an unborn baby.
Is Anucort a steroid?
Anucort-HC (cream or suppository) is a steroid medicine that is used for temporary relief of itching, swelling, or irritation caused by hemorrhoids or other conditions around your anus (the opening to your rectum).
Does Anucort require prescription?
Anucort-Hc (active ingredient: hydrocortisone acetate) is a prescription suppository that treats the symptoms of hemorrhoids, damage to the lining of the rectum caused by radiation therapy, or other inflammatory conditions of the anus or rectum.
Is there a generic for Pramosone?
Pramosone is a brand-name prescription medication used on the skin to relieve itching, discomfort, and minor pain. The generic version of this drug is hydrocortisone-pramoxine.
Is Pramosone an OTC?
Do I need a prescription for Pramosone (hydrocortisone / pramoxine) or can I buy it over-the-counter (OTC)? You need a prescription for Pramosone (hydrocortisone / pramoxine) from your provider.
Is pramoxine pregnancy safe?
Pramoxine topical has not been formally assigned to a pregnancy category by the FDA. Animal studies have not been reported. There are no controlled data in human pregnancy. Pramoxine topical should only be given during pregnancy when benefits outweigh risks.
Is pramoxine hydrochloride safe?
Although pramoxine hydrochloride is generally well-tolerated, it may cause dryness, redness, swelling, burning, stinging or pain in the area it is applied. If you experience any severe symptoms and they do not subside, it’s best to contact your doctor.