Ultraproct Ointment (Cinchocaine/Fluocortolone)
What is Ultraproct Ointment (Cinchocaine/Fluocortolone) used for?
Ultraproct Ointment (Cinchocaine/Fluocortolone) is a topical medication used as a short-term treatment for the relief of pain and discomfort caused by haemorrhoids. The medication contains a combination of a local anaesthetic and a corticosteroid that operate by numbing and reducing inflammation of the area to increase comfort. It should be noted that this medication is only meant to be used for five to seven days and is not meant as a long-term treatment.
How should I use Ultraproct Ointment (Cinchocaine/Fluocortolone)?
Ultraproct Ointment (Cinchocaine/Fluocortolone) should be used according to the instructions provided by your doctor and those included with the packaging to get the best results from treatment. It is normally administered three to four times daily, but your particular directions will depend on the severity of your symptoms. The medicine is administered putting the ointment onto your finger and gently apply it to the affected area by gently massaging it into the skin. Wash your hands thoroughly with soap and water following each administration to prevent the medication from contacting any areas not being treated or the mucous membranes. Ask your doctor any questions you have about the medicine to ensure the correct administration.
What are the side effects of Ultraproct Ointment (Cinchocaine/Fluocortolone)?
Side effects that may occur while using Ultraproct Ointment (Cinchocaine/Fluocortolone) include:
Stop using the medication and contact your doctor immediately if any serious side effects appear such as thinning skin, easier bruising, adrenal suppression, or signs of an allergic reaction such as hives, severe rashes, swelling, or difficulty breathing. These conditions may require lower doses, reduced frequency of administration, or emergency medical attention in serious cases to prevent further health complications from occurring.
Ultraproct Ointment (Cinchocaine/Fluocortolone) is only meant to be used externally and should not be applied near any other mucous membranes besides the anus. Do not begin using the medication if you have easily damaged skin or an untreated infection affecting the area caused by bacteria, fungus, or a virus. Do not use this medication for more than seven days in succession. Also discuss any chronic health conditions you have with your doctor to make sure any necessary adjustments are made to your regimen.
Strictly use Ultraproct Ointment (Cinchocaine/Fluocortolone) as prescribed and follow all instructions provided by your doctor. Safe, suitable, and optimum dosage can vary and is dependent on the patient`s health and medical history, as well as the condition you are treating.
Ultraproct Ointment (Cinchocaine/Fluocortolone) may not be safe or suitable for all patients. Always ensure your doctor is informed if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, using any other type of medication (including non-prescription medicine, vitamins, and supplements), as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or pre-existing medication conditions.
Seek immediate medical attention or proceed to your nearest accident and emergency department if you suffer a hypersensitive or allergic reaction. Symptoms usually present during a reaction of this nature include difficulty breathing or swallowing, swelling of the limbs or face, tight chest, hives, and skin rashes.