Borraginol-S

Borraginol-S

Manufacturer:

Takeda
Full Prescribing Info
Contents
Lithospermi radix, prednisolone, lidocaine, ethyl aminobenzoate, cetrimide.
Description
Each gram of ointment and each suppository contains Lithospermi radix extract 0.1 and 0.18 mg, prednisolone 0.5 and 1 mg, lidocaine 7.5 and 15 mg, ethyl aminobenzoate 10 and 20 mg, cetrimide 1.25 and 2.5 mg, respectively.
Action
Antihemorrhoidal.
Borraginol-S is a therapeutic agent for hemorrhoids. It alleviates inflammation, itching, edema, pain and allergic symptoms, and promotes healing.
Borraginol-S has prompt antiphlogistic, analgesic, antiseptic, antipruritic and hemostatic actions on hemorrhoids, hemorrhoidal bleeding, wounds and burns, and help the formation of granulation and epithelium of ulcerated wounds.
Indications/Uses
Internal and external hemorrhoids, hemorrhoidal bleeding, anal prolapse, anal fistula, periproctitis, lacerated anal wounds, anal pruritus, lacerated perineal wounds.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Ointment: Spread 2-5 g on a piece of gauze or lint sheet and apply to the afflicted areas. Change the gauze or lint sheet 2-3 times daily.
Children: Borraginol-S may be applied by rubbing-in.
Suppository: Remove wrapper and insert 1 supp intrarectally twice daily (morning and evening). In severe cases, also use another suppository before retiring.
Storage
Ointment: Store at room temperature.
Suppository: Store in a cool place.
ATC Classification
C05AA04 - prednisolone ; Belongs to the class of products containing corticosteroids for topical use. Used in the treatment of hemorrhoids and anal fissures.
Presentation/Packing
Rectal oint 15 g x 1's. Rectal supp 10's.
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