Uniroid is used for the treatment of hemorrhoids. Uniroid hc ointment has two active ingredients – hydrocortisone and cinchocaine. Hydrocortisone is an anti-inflammatory medication for the relief of itching, while cinchocaine is a local anaesthetic.
Uniroid is prescribed by a doctor in the treatment of hemorrhoids and other anal discomforts, such as tears and fissures. Hemorrhoids can cause problems such as pain and itching in or around the anal region, and in some cases, bright red in the stool. A hemorrhoids that protrudes from the anus is called external hemorrhoids. Hemorrhoids are generally harmless but they can also cause a great deal of discomfort.
How does Uniroid work?
Haemorrhoids are generally harmless but cause a great deal of discomfort. Uniroid helps in the alleviation of the uncomfortable symptoms of haemorrhoids and helps in speeding up the process of healing.
What are the benefits of using Uniroid?
The main benefit of using Uniroid is the relief it provides to the discomfort caused by haemorrhoids.
The following are the steps to take when applying Uniroid ointment:
- Thoroughly but gently wash the area around the anus with water, then pat it dry using cotton wool.
- Using a finger, spread on the painful area a little bit of the ointment. Do not rub the ointment in the area. on the painful area without rubbing. The use of toilet paper is not recommended after the application.
The ointment may be used internally using a nozzle applicator which is provided with the product. Insert the applicator’s nozzle as far as you can go and squeeze gently the tube holding it on its lower end while withdrawing.
You should always be clean the applicator’s nozzle with warm, soapy water before and after each use.
The ointment may be separately or concurrently with the suppositories.
Do not apply a dressing after using the ointment because it can increase the risk of an allergic reaction.
If you happen to apply more ointment than necessary, make sure to wipe off the excess ointment using cotton wool. If too much ointment consumption occurs, or if you or someone else swallow it, tell your doctor immediately or go to the nearest emergency room.