• Preparation H Ointment Helps relieve the local itching and discomfort
associated with hemorrhoids.
• Temporarily shrinks hemorrhoidal tissue and relieves burning.
• Temporarily provides a coating for relief of anorectal discomforts.
• Temporarily protects the inflamed, irritated anorectal surface to help make
bowel movements less painful.
Adults: When practical, cleanse the affected area by patting or blotting
with an appropriate cleansing wipe. Gently dry by patting or blotting with
tissue or a soft cloth before applying ointment. Apply to the affected area up
to 4 times daily, especially at night, in the morning or after each bowel
movement. For Intrarectal use: Remove protective cover from applicator, attach
applicator to tube, lubricate applicator well, then gently insert applicator
into the rectum; thoroughly cleanse applicator after each use and replace
protective cover. Also apply ointment to external area. Regular use provides
continual therapy for relief of symptoms.
Children under 12 years of age: Ask a doctor.
Active Ingredients: Mineral Oil 14% (Protectant), Petrolatum 71. 9% (Protectant),
Phenylephrine HCI 0. 25% (Vasoconstrictor), Shark Liver Oil 3. 0% (Protectant).
Inactive Ingredients: Beeswax, Benzoic Acid, BHA, Corn Oil, Glycerin,
Lanolin, Lanolin Alcohol, Methylparaben, Paraffin, Propylparaben, Thyme Oil,