Uniroid HC Ointment Information Disclaimer
Please note that we do not distribute or sell Uniroid HC Ointment. The content provided on this webpage is intended solely for informational and educational purposes. It should not be construed as medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment recommendation. Always consult a qualified healthcare professional for personalised medical advice and treatment options.
Uniroid HC Ointment is an internal and external topical treatment for piles and haemorrhoids. The dual-acting formula can lessen painful symptoms while reducing the size and severity of the outbreak.
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What is Uniroid?
Uniroid is a topical treatment for internal and external haemorrhoids (piles). This medication provides relief from irritation and inflammation of the skin while relieving local pain and discomfort.
How does it work?
This medication is a steroid (corticosteroid) that works by calming your immune system to reduce inflammation and provide pain relief.
Is Uniroid suitable for me?
This treatment can be used by most adults for the relief of piles and haemorrhoids. You should not take this medication without a consultation with a doctor if you have had an allergic reaction to hydrocortisone or any other medicine, if you have a skin infection, are pregnant, trying to get pregnant or breastfeeding, or if you are taking other medications (such as codeine) which might be making you constipated.
All medications can cause potential side effects, below we have listed some potential side effects, however, these do not always occur.
Disclaimer: This website does not constitute as medical advice, you should also consult with a doctor before taking medication. If you experience any major reactions to any medication you are taking, you must seek immediate medical attention.
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All orders placed before 14:00 on weekdays will be delivered the next working day. For the majority of the UK, medication will be dispatched by Royal Mail, Monday to Friday, if ordered before 14:00. Dispatches are sent using Royal Mail's Next-Day Tracked 24-Hour service. We will email you tracking information directly and you should receive your order the day after dispatch.
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We know that many of our customers turn to us when they need personal medication, preferring to use our online service rather than shopping for the product face to face. That is why our delivery is always discreetly packaged in plain brown boxes or enveloped. You will not have to worry about any content descriptions, and the package will be for your eyes only!
Commonly Used Dosage Guidelines for Uniroid.
- Apply the ointment twice a day (morning and evening) and after each time you empty your bowels, unless your doctor has told you otherwise
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Uniroid Patient Leaflet
Please note the information below is intended for general knowledge, please read the patient information leaflet and/or the information provided by a healthcare professional for more specific guidance. This information should not substitute medical advice.
Can I get Uniroid HC Ointment on the NHS?
Whether or not you can get Uniroid HC Ointment on the NHS is dependent on your local guidelines and eligibility status. It is best to contact your local GP service if you are unsure of whether you can get Uniroid HC Ointment from the NHS.
Can you get Uniroid HC Ointment over the counter?
No, you can’t get Uniroid HC Ointment over the counter without a prescription or consultation. Uniroid HC Ointment is a regulated medication so all purchases need to have a prescription and/or suitable consultation form completed.
Can I buy Uniroid HC Ointment online even if I have never taken it before?
A prescribing pharmacist will need to review your consultation form before the medication can be dispatched.
Is Uniroid HC Ointment safe?
If you have been prescribed Uniroid HC Ointment then it is at the discretion of the prescriber.
However, all medications can potentially have adverse effects and should be taken exactly as prescribed. If you experience any side effects when taking Uniroid HC Ointment then you should contact a doctor immediately.
Are there any foods that should be avoided when taking Uniroid HC Ointment?
We recommend you read the patient information leaflet for this product thoroughly before taking the treatment. This is essential to understanding any interactions that can occur and to take the medication safely.
Can I buy Uniroid HC Ointment from Boots?
It is generally possible to purchase medication, including Uniroid HC Ointment, from UK pharmacies like Boots. However, I recommend checking the Boots website or contacting Boots directly for the most current and accurate information. Remember to consult with a healthcare professional before starting any new medication.
Can I buy Uniroid HC Ointment from Superdrug?
If you would like to buy Uniroid HC Ointment, you will need to check availability on the Superdrug website.
Can I buy Uniroid HC Ointment from Amazon?
Amazon does not sell medication such as Uniroid HC Ointment, as they are not a pharmacy service provider. Always check with Amazon to see what they sell.
How long does Uniroid HC Ointment take to work?
The time it takes for a Uniroid HC Ointment to work can vary greatly depending on several factors, such as the strength, the individual's age, weight, and overall health, as well as any potential interactions with other medications or substances. Generally, the effects of Uniroid HC Ointment may be noticeable within the time frame outlined by the prescribing pharmacist. It is important to follow the prescribed dosage and instructions provided by your healthcare professional, and to consult them if you have any concerns or questions about the medication's efficacy or possible side effects.
How effective is Uniroid HC Ointment?
The effectiveness of Uniroid HC Ointment can vary significantly depending on various factors, such as the dosage, the condition being treated, the individual's age, weight, and overall health, as well as the presence of any other medications or substances that might interact with it. While some medications may be highly effective for certain individuals and conditions, others might experience a lesser degree of benefit or may require adjustments to the dosage or additional treatments to achieve the desired results.
What are the risks of taking Uniroid HC Ointment?
At Welzo, we are dedicated to providing our customers with accurate and comprehensive information about medications. We believe that understanding the potential risks and side effects associated with a medication is essential for making informed decisions about your health. This guide outlines some general considerations for assessing the risks of medication and includes references to the National Health Service (NHS) for further information.
- Read the Patient Information Leaflet (PIL): Every medication comes with a Patient Information Leaflet, which provides essential details about the drug, its uses, and potential side effects. Be sure to read this leaflet carefully before starting any new medication. The Electronic medicines compendium has a list of patient leaflets. you can visit by heading to medicines.org
- Be aware of potential side effects: All medications have the potential to cause side effects, ranging from mild and short-lived symptoms to more serious, long-lasting issues. It's important to understand the possible side effects of a medication and how to manage them. The NHS has a helpful resource on managing medication side effects, while also speaking to a healthcare professional is important in understanding any potential risks of taking Uniroid HC Ointment.
- Interactions with other medications: Some medications may interact with others, leading to increased side effects or reduced effectiveness. Make sure to inform your healthcare professional about all the medications and supplements you are currently taking. The NHS offers a useful tool for checking potential drug interactions here.
- Contraindications and precautions: Certain medical conditions or factors may make it unsafe for you to take a particular medication. Before starting any new medication, inform your healthcare professional about your medical history and any current health issues. The NHS provides more information about contraindications and precautions here.
- Appropriate use and dosage: It's crucial to follow the prescribed dosage and instructions for taking a medication to ensure its effectiveness and minimise the risk of side effects. The NHS has a useful guide on using medicines safely here.
- Monitoring and follow-up: Some medications require regular monitoring or follow-up appointments with your healthcare professional to ensure their safety and effectiveness. Be sure to schedule and attend these appointments as needed.
Can I buy Uniroid HC Ointment in the UK?
Yes, you can buy Uniroid HC Ointment in the UK with a valid prescription and or consultation form. Uniroid HC Ointment is available in the UK for purchase from local pharmacies with a valid prescription and or consultation. It is imperative that you ensure that the pharmacy you are buying the products from is licensed and registered with the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC).
Are Uniroid HC Ointment users satisfied with the product?
We have a list of reviews from customers taking Uniroid HC Ointment at the bottom of this page. For more information of the reviews of Uniroid HC Ointment head over to drugs.com for further details.
Can I buy Uniroid HC Ointment from an online pharmacy?
This is dependent on your eligibility for the medication.
How much does Uniroid HC Ointment cost?
The costs of Uniroid HC Ointment are listed at the top of the page. Pricing is provided as a reference as we do not sell Uniroid HC Ointment.
How long does Uniroid take to work?
Your symptoms should get better within 7 days of using this medication.
Does Uniroid shrink piles?
Uniroid works to provide short-term relief from pain, irritation and discomfort associated with piles. The dual-action formula reduces these symptoms while reducing the size of the piles.
Is Uniroid the same an anusol?
Both Uniroid and Anusol contain the same ingredient, hydrocortisone, which reduces symptoms and eases piles' discomforts.
Is there any food or drink I should avoid while using this medication?
This medication will not affect what you can eat or drink but you may want to adjust your diet to include lots of fibre. This will mean there is less of a chance you will get constipated and further cause pain in the area of your piles.
I've been using Welzo.com for a while now, and I'm very happy with the service. The prices for medication are affordable, and the home health test kits are easy to use.