• What is Nupercainal® used for?

    Nupercainal® Hemorrhoidal Ointment is used for the temporary relief of pain, itching, and burning due to hemorrhoids or other anorectal disorders.


  • What are hemorrhoids?

    Hemorrhoids are dilated veins around the anus. Most people with hemorrhoids experience mild to moderate pain, itching, burning or bleeding.* Swollen hemorrhoids are sometimes called “piles.”
    *Stop use of Nupercainal® and talk to a doctor if bleeding occurs.

  • How long does Nupercainal® last?

    Nupercainal® Hemorrhoidal Ointment provides relief for up to 8 hours.  No other OTC hemorrhoidal product lasts longer.

  • How does Nupercainal® work?

    It provides numbing relief to the affected area.

  • What is the active ingredient for Nupercainal®?

    The active ingredient for Nupercainal® Hemorrhoidal Ointment is Dibucaine, a local anesthetic which provides numbing relief to the affected area.

  • Can I use Nupercainal® if I am pregnant or nursing?

    If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health care professional before use.

  • Can I use Nupercainal® with my prescription drug(s) or other OTC medication(s)?

    You should ask your doctor or pharmacist if you can use Nupercainal® while you are using other medications.

  • Can I use Nupercainal® for bleeding hemorrhoids?

    No. If bleeding occurs, stop use of Nupercainal® and contact your doctor.