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Pramoxine/Mineral Oil/Zinc Oxide

    DEA Class; OTC

    Common Brand Names; Tucks Hemorrhoidal Ointment

    • Anesthetics, Topical

    Pramoxine: local anesthetic due to inhibition of conduction of nerve impulses from sensory nerves, resulting from an alteration of the cell membrane permeability to ions

    Zinc oxide: antiseptic and protectant properties

    Indicated for symptomatic relief of the discomfort associated with hemorrhoids, perianal itchin, or irritation




    For external use only

    Do not use in the eyes

    Do not use on blistered or broken skin

    If condition worsens, or if symptoms persist for >7 days or clear up and occur again within a few days, discontinue and reassess therapy

    Pregnancy Category: Undetermined, caution advised

    Lactation: Unknown if excreted in breast milk, caution advised

    Pregnant or breastfeeding patients should seek advice of health professional before using OTC drugs

    Apply externally to affected area up to 5 times daily PRN

    Clean dispensing cap after every use

    pramoxine/mineral oil/zinc oxide rectal

    Topical ointment

    • 1%/46.6%/12.5%