Description and Brand Names

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US Brand Name

  1. AnaMantle HC
  2. Colace
  3. Fleet Babylax
  4. Fleet Glycerin
  5. Proctofoam-NS
  6. Sani-Supp
  7. Z-Pram
  8. Zypram

Canadian Brand Name

  1. Tronothane

Descriptions


Rectal anesthetics are used to relieve the pain and itching of hemorrhoids (piles) and other problems in the rectal area. However, if you have hemorrhoids that bleed, especially after a bowel movement, check with your doctor before using this medicine. Bleeding may mean that you have a condition that needs other treatment.

These medicines are available without a prescription; however, your doctor may have special instructions on the proper use and dose for your medical problem.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Suppository
  • Foam
  • Cream