Use Preparation H® Medicated Wipes for gentle, everyday cleansing to reduce irritation. Keeping the area clean reduces skin damage.
Preparation H® Medicated Wipes are convenient to use and soothe as they clean.
Preparation H® Medicated Wipes provide effective hemorrhoid relief. And, they can also be used everyday when not in a flare-up to keep the affected area clean, helping protect tissue from damage and irritation.
Use Preparation H® Medicated Wipes to cleanse the affected area by wiping, patting or blotting up to 6 times a day or after each bowel movement. Preparation H® Medicated Wipes can be used before applying topical hemorrhoidal treatments such as Preparation H® Maximum Strength Pain Relief Cream.
Preparation H® Medicated Wipes can also be used for external vaginal care and as a moist compress:
For external 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. Fold new wipe to desired size and place in contact with irritated area for a soothing and cooling effect. Leave in place for up to 15 minutes and repeat as needed.
For children under 12 years of age, consult a doctor. Please read the package for product warnings and complete labeling information.
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Witch hazel 50.0%
helps relieve the local itching and discomfort associated with hemorrhoids
temporary relief of irritation and burning
aids in protecting irritated anorectal areas
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
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.
open the lid on the top of the wipes pouch
peel back wipes seal, remove completely and discard
grab the top wipe at the edge of the center fold and pull out of pouch
close lid after each use to retain moisture
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
Q: How often can I use Preparation H® Medicated Wipes?
Use Preparation H® Medicated Wipes to cleanse the affected area by wiping, patting, or blotting up to 6 times a day or after each bowel movement. Preparation H® Medicated Wipes can be used before applying topical hemorrhoidal treatments such as Preparation H® Maximum Strength
Pain Relief Cream
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