hemorrhoids
HEMORRHOIDS
Hemorrhoids are swollen and inflamed vascular structures or veins around the anus or in the lower rectum.
External hemorrhoids are located closer to the anal verge and are covered with squamous epithelium. It produces symptoms only when thrombosed or when they give rise to large skin tags which make hygiene difficult. Common symptoms are anal pain of acute onset and a palpable lump in the perianal area.
Internal hemorrhoids originate above the dentate line and are covered with rectal or transitional mucosa. It does not cause cutaneous pain. Prolapse of internal hemorrhoids may cause bleeding, mucus discharge, fecal soiling and anal pruritus.
Drug Information

Indication: Symptomatic treatment related to venolymphatic insufficiency (heavy legs, pain, early morning restless legs) &...

Anucare
benzyl benzoate + peruvian balsam + zinc oxide

Indication: Oint: Relief of itching, burning, soreness of hemorrhoids, minor rectal inflammations & irritations. Supp:...

Indication: Acute & chronic rheumatic fever, RA, bronchial asthma, myositis, dermatitis.

Bufencon
betamethasone dipropionate + betamethasone disodiu...

Indication: Rheumatic disorders, collagen disease, allergic states.

Diprospan
betamethasone dipropionate + betamethasone disodiu...

Indication: Adjunctive treatment of acute & chronic corticosteroid-responsive disorders.

Ginkor Fort
ginkgo biloba + heptaminol hydrochloride + troxeru...

Indication: Symptoms related to venolymphatic insufficiency eg, oedema, heavy legs, pain, restless legs. Functional signs ...

Indication: Adrenocortical insufficiency (Addison's disease), hypopituitarism, congenital adrenal hyperplasia. Conditions ...

Liproct
hydrocortisone acetate + lidocaine + zinc oxide

Indication: Hemorrhoids, pruritus ani, proctitis, anal fissures, post-op pain relief.

Proctosedyl
aesculin + cinchocaine hydrochloride + framycetin ...

Indication: Internal & external haemorrhoids; prophylaxis between attacks to prevent recurrences; haemorrhoidal compli...

Rowatanal
bismuth subgallate + calcium carbonate + menthol +...

Indication: Hemorrhoids & anal irritation.

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