1.7.2 Compound haemorrhoidal preparations with corticosteroids
|1st choice||Anusol-HC® ointment or suppositories|
|2nd choice||Uniroid HC® ointment or suppositories|
- 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.