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1.7.2 Compound haemorrhoidal preparations with corticosteroids

1st choiceAnusol-HC® ointment or suppositories
2nd choiceUniroid HC® ointment or suppositories

Prescribing Notes

  • Anusol HC® or Uniroid HC® can be used to provide symptomatic relief of haemorrhoids, pruritus ani and anal fissures.
  • Compound haemorrhoidal preparations containing corticosteroids are suitable for occasional short-term use after exclusion of infections, such as herpes simplex. Prolonged use can cause atrophy of the anal skin.