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Anal fissure,is diltigesic and diltiact ointment same for its treatment?

sir, i taking treatment for Anal fissure , Doctor advised to some like Diltigesic ointment use 30 mnt before stool , but chemist provide me Diltiact ( diltiazem 2% gel). sir, now i would like ask you, is both are same (diltiact and diltigesic) or different ? please clear my doubt, before i start using it. best regard, SKS
Tue, 8 May 2012
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Hi,
Thanks for writing in.
Yes, Dilitact and Diltigesic ointment are the same thing and you can use Dilitact in the same way as suggested by the physician ( use it 30 minutes before passing stools).
Hope this helps.
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Anal fissure,is diltigesic and diltiact ointment same for its treatment?

Hi, Thanks for writing in. Yes, Dilitact and Diltigesic ointment are the same thing and you can use Dilitact in the same way as suggested by the physician ( use it 30 minutes before passing stools). Hope this helps. Regards