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Germoloids Ointment 55ml

Product code: 0292672
  • General Sales List Medicine
£6.25
(incl VAT)

About Germoloids

Germoloids Ointment is a treatment for piles (haemorrhoids). It is one of the most popular treatments for piles available at Express Chemist.

Germoloids Ointment contains zinc oxide, which helps to shrink piles by reducing the swelling. In addition, Germoloids ointment contains lidocaine, which is a powerful anaesthetic. This helps to provide relief from the pain and itching associated with piles.

Germoloids ointment is a thick formulation which helps protect the skin around the anus. For those who prefer the same ingredients in a thinner formulation, try Germoloids cream.

Germoloids Ingredients

Off-white Germoloids ointment containing: Zinc oxide 6.6% w/w, Lidocaine hydrochloride 0.7% w/w.

How to use Germoloids

Germoloids is for the symptomatic relief of pain, swelling, irritation and itching associated with haemorrhoids and pruritus ani. Adults and elderly: apply twice a day at minimum of 3-4 hourly intervals, preferably after a bowel movement. Maximum 4 applications in 24 hours. Children: not recommended except on medical advice.

Other Germoloids products

Germoloids ointment is also available in a smaller 25ml tube. A thinner formulation, known as Germoloids Cream, is also available. Other products in the range include suppositories, wipes and a powerful HC spray - see the main Germoloids page for more details.