Definition of Suppositories. Meaning of Suppositories. Synonyms of Suppositories

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Definition of Suppositories

Suppositories
Suppository Sup*pos"i*to*ry, n.; pl. Suppositories. [LL. suppositorium, fr. L. suppositorius that is placed underneath: cf. F. suppositoire. See Supposition.] (Med.) A pill or bolus for introduction into the rectum; esp., a cylinder or cone of medicated cacao butter.

Meaning of Suppositories from wikipedia

- are three types of suppositories, each to insert into a different sections: rectal suppositories into the ****, ****l suppositories into the ****,...
- generically. It is usually sold as 5 mg tablets, 10 mg suppositories, or 5 mg pediatric suppositories. It is also available as a 1.25 US fluid ounces (37 ml)...
- action: 12–72 hours (oral), 0.25–1 hour (rectal) Examples: glycerin suppositories (Hallens), sorbitol, lactulose, and PEG (Colyte, MiraLax) Lactulose...
- common uses of pharmaceutical pessaries. They are also known as ****l suppositories, which are inserted into the **** and are designed to dissolve at...
- Alprostadil is sold in the United States as urethral suppositories and in injectable form. The suppositories are sold under the brand name Muse. The injectable...
- Artesunate suppositories are used for the treatment of malaria. Artesunate is an antimalarial water-soluble derivative of dihydroartemisinin. Artemisinins...
- is the use of a non-medicated glycerin suppository. However, due to the relative hardiness of the suppository – necessary for its insertion into the human...
- administration ****l rings Capsules and tablets Suppositories Rectal administration (enteral) Suppositories Suspensions and solutions in the form of ****s...
- treat hemorrhoids. The ****ol range includes creams, ointments, and suppositories. ****ol is now known under the brand name Tucks in the United States...
- ****r itching, soreness, edema, or discharge. Clotrimazole creams and suppositories contain oil which may weaken latex condoms and diaphragms. For topical...