Otherwise, follow the directions provided with your rectal cream. Important An itchy bottom that's worse at night is often caused by threadwormsespecially in children. Sexual health clinics can help with an itchy bottom You can also go to a sexual health clinic if you think your itchy bottom might be caused by a sexually transmitted infection STI — for example, if you've had unprotected sex. Store the rectal suppositories at cool room temperature away from moisture and heat. We comply with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information - verify here. The rectal suppository can stain clothing or other fabrics it comes into contact with.
Treatment of anal itching depends on the cause of the problem.
Soothing Relief for Anal Discomfort
The information in this medication guide is specific to Cortizone Anal Itch Cream cream, ointment, or suppository. Apply the ointment to the rectum and surrounding skin of the rectal area as directed on the package label. Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: Everyone has intestinal gas, which can lead to uncomfortable bloating and even pain. Use exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Skip the missed dose if it is almost time for your next scheduled dose.