Your doctor will tell you how much medicine to take and how often.
Wash your hands before and after using this medicine.
If the suppository is too soft to handle, cool it in the refrigerator for 20 to 30 minutes, or hold it under cold water for a few minutes while it is still in the wrapper.
Remove the wrapper from the suppository if one is present.
Moisten the suppository or the rectal area with water.
Lie on your side with your lower leg straightened out and your upper leg bent towards your stomach. Spread your buttocks and insert the suppository with your finger into the rectum about 1 inch. Hold your buttocks together for about 1 minute.
Remain lying down for at least 15 minutes to keep the suppository from coming out.
Call your doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions related to this medicine.
If a dose is missed:
If it is almost time for your next dose, wait until then to use your medicine and skip the missed dose.