For use in inflamed hemorrhoids, post-irradiation
(factitial) proctitis, as an adjunct in the treatment of chronic ulcerative
colitis, cryptitis, other inflammatory conditions of the anorectum, and
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
One suppository in the rectum morning and night for two
weeks, in nonspecific proctitis. In more severe cases, one suppository three
times daily; or two suppositories twice daily. In factitial proctitis,
recommended therapy is six to eight weeks or less, according to response.
Anusol-HC® 25-mg Suppositories are white, cylinder
shaped, with one end tapered. Package of 12 suppositories (NDC 65649-411-12)
and package of 24 suppositories (NDC 65649-411-24).
Store at 20°–25°C (68°–77°F). See USP controlled room
temperature. Store away from heat. Protect from freezing.
Avoid excessive handling of the suppository. It is
designed to melt at body temperature.
- Separate plastic film at top opening and pull downward.
- Continue pulling downward to almost the full length of
- Gently remove the suppository from the film pocket.
Manufactured for: Salix Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Raleigh,
NC 27615. October 2011