Uses of Repaherb
Repaherb is used to treat the symptoms and complications of hemorrhoids. Repaherb is available in two formulations, an ointment and a rectal suppository.
Are Repaherb hemorrhoids good?
Repaherb hemorrhoid is good? Repaherb contains ingredients including Sucralfate, cocoa butter, lanolin (vegetable origin), calendula-extract, chamomile extract, white vaseline, purified water white beeswax , caprillil glycol.
Uses of the main ingredients in Repaherb:
Sucralfate : is the aluminum salt of Sulfate Disacarid. Sucralfate complexes with exudate substances such as Albumin and Fibrinogen, forming a protective barrier of the rectal mucosa, which reduces the risk of infection, bleeding and pain. Besides, it also reduces the risk of severe ulcers, supports and promotes cell regeneration. Cocoa butter nourishes the skin, moisturizes and improves elasticity. Lanolin: Ester of the majority of high-molecular lipids, Lanolin is used as a skin protectant and reliever, preventing transepidermal water loss to help retain skin moisture. Witepsol W25: Creates tablets that are suitable for the anal position, providing a mild laxative and reducing friction between the anus and the stool. Chrysanthemum extract contains a large amount of Flavonoids and Carotenoids that have moisturizing and soothing effects on the skin, promoting new cell growth. In addition, this extract has antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties. Chamomile extract: contains many active ingredients such as Phytosterols, Bisabolol, Azulene which have distinct anti-inflammatory properties. Chamomile extract also helps heal wounds, promotes tissue cell regeneration, and soothes the skin. Witch hazel extract has Tanin that helps heal damaged skin, astringent and antibacterial. In addition, it also contains Polyphenols that have anti-inflammatory effects. Combining the ingredients of the drug Repaherb has the following effects:
Covering and protecting the skin epidermis, caring for inflamed, itchy skin, helping to promote skin regeneration. Relieves dry skin and helps in wound healing. Reduces the risk of anal fissures and injury during defecation. Repaherb has 2 dosage forms:
Repaherb rectal ointment: each tube contains 25g Repaherb rectal ointment. Each pack contains a tube of ointment and a plastic applicator to attach to the tube. Repaherb suppositories rectally with the content of each tablet 2.5g.
Indications and contraindications of the drug Repaherb
2.1.Indications Repaherb is indicated to treat the symptoms of hemorrhoids . In addition, Repaherb is also used in the treatment of complications of hemorrhoids such as anal fissures or Eczema.
2.2.Contraindications Repaherb is contraindicated in the following cases:
Patients who are allergic or sensitive to Sucralfate, Lanolin or any ingredient of Repaherb. Hemorrhoids patient.
How to take Repaherb
3.1. How to use Repaherb rectal ointment Patients can use Repaherb ointment after defecation and cleaning the anal area. Apply the ointment around the anal area or apply a small amount of the ointment to the rectum with an applicator. The applicator tube and applicator are properly connected. After application, wash applicator with warm water and soap. Tighten the cap of Repaherb rectal ointment after use. Use Repaherb rectal ointment 1-2 times a day. Patients should remember that an applicator is for one person only. 3.2. How to use Repaherb rectal suppositories Clean hands and anal area. Place a Repaherb suppository into the rectum. Take the drug 1-2 times per day. The duration of use of Repaherb depends on the improvement of symptoms, can be used for 4 consecutive weeks. If there is no improvement in symptoms after 1-2 weeks of taking Repaherb, the patient should consult a doctor.
Undesirable effects when using Repaherb
Repaherb hemorrhoid suppositories have a local effect, long-term use may cause hypersensitivity reactions such as anal itching, pain, burning or erythema.
During the use of the drug, if any undesirable effects appear, the patient should stop using the drug and consult a doctor.
Some notes when using Repaherb . hemorrhoid suppository
Before using Repaherb, the patient should carefully read and follow the instructions for use. Improper use may not improve symptoms or cause severe irritation. Always wash your hands thoroughly before using Repaherb. Do not allow Repaherb to come into contact with the eyes and around the eyes, mouth and oral mucosa. If medicine gets on upper body areas, wipe or rinse. Do not swallow Repaherb hemorrhoid suppositories. Do not use Repaherb rectal ointment or Repaherb rectal suppository in the vagina. Concomitant use of Repaherb rectal suppositories and condoms may reduce the safety of contraception. Store rectal ointment and Repaherb rectal suppository at a temperature not exceeding 25°C, avoiding direct exposure to light. Pregnancy and breast-feeding: There are no adequate studies on the safety of Repaherb in pregnant and lactating women. Although not contraindicated in these subjects, it should be used with caution, it is best to consult a doctor before deciding to use Repaherb.
Repaherb drug interactions
Currently no interactions between other drugs and Repaherb have been observed, possibly because the product is locally acting, less likely to enter the circulation. However, caution should still be exercised when using Repaherb and other drugs simultaneously, it is best to consult a doctor.
Repaherb is used to treat the symptoms and complications of hemorrhoids. Repaherb is available in two formulations, an ointment and a rectal suppository. To ensure the effectiveness of treatment and avoid unwanted side effects, patients need to take drugs according to prescription or consult a doctor, professional pharmacist.
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