Generic Name(s): hydrocortisone topical
Drug Class: Topical steroids
Treats: itching, Swelling or inflammation
Proctosol-Hc ( hydrocortisone topical) is a steroid medication which is used to reduce inflammation in the body. This medication is administered in the form of a cream, suppository or ointment. However, this medication may also be used for other conditions as determined by the doctor. Consult your doctor or pharmacist for more information and instructions.
Proctosol Hc is a Rectal cream drug, and it is a combination product of two ingredients belonging to a group of medications called corticosteroids.
It is used to treat itching, swelling, minor pain, and discomfort that can be caused by hemorrhoids. It can also treat pain after surgery and other conditions that affect the anal area.
Proctosol Hc works by reducing itching, irritation, redness, and swelling of the affected areas.To use Proctosol Hc, clean the affected area with mild soap and water, rinse well, and pat dry. Apply a small amount of the ointment outside the anus using your finger and rub in gently.