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Preparation H Medicated Wipes (Wyeth)

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  • Active Ingredient:    Witch Hazel ................50%.


    • helps relieve the local itching and discomfort associated with hemorrhoids
    • temporary relief of irritation and burning
    • aids in protecting irritated anorectal areas
    • for vaginal care --cleanse the area by gently wiping, patting or blotting. Repeat as needed.
    • for use as a moist compress --if necessary, first cleanse the area as described below. Fold wipe to desired size and place in contact with tissue for a soothing and cooling effect. Leave in place for up to 15 minutes and repeat as needed.


    For external use only

    When using this product

    • do not exceed the recommended daily dosage unless directed by a doctor
    • do not put this product into the rectum by using fingers or any mechanical device or applicator

    Stop use and ask a doctor if

    • bleeding occurs
    • condition worsens or does not improve within 7 days

    If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.


    Container and Refill:

    • remove tab on right side of wipes pouch label and peel back to open
    • grab the top wipe at the edge of the center fold and pull out of pouch
    • carefully reseal label on pouch after each use to retain moistness

    Travel Pack, Container and Refill:

    • adults: unfold wipe and cleanse the area by gently wiping, patting or blotting. If necessary, repeat until all matter is removed from the area.
    • use up to 6 times daily or after each bowel movement and before applying topical hemorrhoidal treatments, and then discard
    • children under 12 years of age: consult a doctor

    • store at 20-25°C (68-77°F)
    • for best results, flush only one or two wipes at a time

    Tamper-Evident (Container & Refill): Pouch quality sealed for your protection. Do Not Use if tear strip imprinted "Safety Sealed" is torn or missing

    Tamper-Evident (Travel Pack): Each wipe is enclosed in a sealed foil pouch. Do Not Use if the pouch is broken or torn.

    Inactive Ingredients:    aloe barbadensis gel, capryl/capramidopropyl betaine, citric acid, diazolidinyl urea, glycerin, methylparaben, propylene glycol, propylparaben, sodium citrate, water.

    How Supplied: Containers of 48 wipes.

    Refills of 48 wipes. 8 count travel pack. 10 count portable pack.

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