Cremagel H contains Lignocaine, Metronidazole and Sucralfate. It is used in the treatment of hemorrhoids, fistula and bed sores. Hemorrhoids are swollen veins in your lower rectum. Internal hemorrhoids tend to bleed and are usually painless. But external hemorrhoids may cause pain and is also called piles characterized by swollen veins in your anus and lower rectum, similar to varicose veins. An abnormal connection between two body parts, such as an organ or blood vessel and another structure is called fistula.
Lignocaine is a local anesthetic (numbing medication) which works by blocking nerve signals in your body. It is used to reduce pain or discomfort caused by skin irritations. Metronidazole is an antibiotic. It kills the bacteria and other microorganisms which cause infections by damaging the DNA. Sucralfate forms a coating over the affected area of skin which creates a physical barrier that protects the skin from further other injury, allowing it to heal.
Inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products, allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.) before using this Cremagel H. Always use as directed by your doctor.
Therapeutic Uses of Cremagel H:
Cremagel H is used in the treatment of hemorrhoids, fistula and bed sores.
How Cremagel H works?
Cremagel H is a local anesthetic which works by blocking pain signals from the nerves to brain which decreases pain sensation.
How to use Cremagel H?
Always use Cremagel H exactly as your doctor has told you. Wash your hands before and after you use the gel to ensure hygiene is maintained. Use 0.5 FTU two to three times daily as directed by physician, duration of therapy as directed by physician depending on the severity of the condition. Apply the just inside and around the anus (back passage) as instructed by your doctor.
Side Effects of Cremagel H:
Warnings & Precautions:
This medicine should be used with caution in pregnant women. Consult your doctor before taking.
This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless necessary. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.
Cremagel H should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Consult your doctor for advice.
Cremagel H should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Consult your doctor for advice.
Tell your doctor if you are using or taking have recently taken any other medicines, including medicines obtained without a prescription.
Store this medication at a room temperature not exceeding 25°C and keep it out of the reach of children. Do not freeze and protect from light.
Will Cremagel H be more effective if taken more than prescribed?
No. it will not be more effective if taken in higher doses. It can result in too much medicine being absorbed into the body and cause unwanted side effects. If you are experiencing increased severity of your symptoms, please consult your doctor for re-evaluation.
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