Policresulen


Concise Prescribing Info
Indications/Uses
Listed in Dosage.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult : Vag Cervicitis; Haemostasis after biopsies and removal of cervical polyps; Vaginitis As 90 mg supp: Insert 1 supp into the vagina every other night before bedtime for 1-2 wk. As 360 mg/g soln: In cauterisation: Use undiluted soln 1-2 times/wk; as vag douche: Dilute soln 1:1-1:5.
Dosage Details
Vaginal
Cervicitis, Haemostasis after biopsies and removal of cervical polyps, Vaginitis
Adult: As suppository: Insert 1 suppository (90 mg) deeply into the vagina before bedtime, every other day for 1-2 wk. As solution containing 360 mg/g: In cauterisation: Use undiluted solution 1-2 times wkly; as vaginal douche: dilute solution 1:1-1:5.
Special Precautions
Application to portio vaginalis and neighbouring areas to be carried out with caution.
Adverse Reactions
Mild local discomfort.
Action
Description: Policresulen, a condensation product of metacresolsulfonic acid and methanal, is used as an topical haemostatic and antiseptic.
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