What is Mezera Foam Enema?
Mezera Foam Enema is used to manage the symptoms of inflammatory bowel disease, including ulcerative colitis. It is appropriate to treat mild to moderate inflammation of the rectum. It is used in the bowels to decrease the inflammation that causes symptoms.
Mezera Foam Enema Information
Your personal dose will depend on your condition and history of treatment. Do not take extra doses as they will not improve your condition and may increase your risk of side effects. You should keep taking it even if you feel better. Symptoms may return if your medical condition is not treated.
Follow the instructions provided with your product. If the instructions are unclear, contact your doctor or pharmacist for clarification before attempting to use the product.
Wash your hands before and after using the product. The medicine is off-white or tan in colour. It’s colour may change when removed from it’s foil pouch. Slight changes in colour are expected.
If it becomes a dark brown, however, it may not be safe to use. Always shake the bottle well before use.
To use the product, remove the protective cover from the applicator, carefully, to avoid spilling any medicine. It can stain linens and bedding if spilled. Insert the nozzle tip in the direction of your navel to avoid damaging the wall of your rectum.
Tilt the nozzle back and squeeze slowly to allow the medicine in your rectum. Remove the applicator and remain in position for as long as possible. Half an hour is the minimum but overnight is ideal to distribute the medicine.
Mezera works by preventing the processes that cause inflammation in the bowel. This works to reduce the inflammation, pain and sores that cause the condition.
Mezera Foam Enema have known side effects. This is not a complete list and includes frequently reported adverse events. Report side effects to your doctor or pharmacist if they are severe or you need help managing them.
- hives or welts
- fast heartbeat
- severe sunburn
- muscle aches and pains
- trouble sleeping
- loss of hair
- diarrhea, severe
- redness or other discoloration of the skin
- bladder pain
- lower back or side pain
- yellow eyes or skin
- leg pain
- loss of appetite
- headache, mild
- change in the frequency of urination or amount of urine
- bright red blood in the stool
- sharp back pain just below the ribs
- unusually warm skin
- nausea or vomiting
- unusual tiredness or weakness
- Back pain, severe
- joint pain
- pain in the groin or genitals
- bloody or cloudy urine
- rectal pain or irritation
- increased sensitivity of the skin to sunlight
Always read and understand the medication guide provided with the product before you begin taking treatment. When you buy Mezera Foam Enema online from Your Canada Drug Store, we always send the products in the manufacturer’s packaging.
You may become more sensitive to light during treatment and may burn more easily, or experience reactions on your skin. If you have a skin condition already you may be more likely to notice a reaction. You should avoid tanning beds and wear sunscreen when outside and in direct sunlight.
Your doctor may need to examine you to ensure this medication is working. They will also perform tests to ensure you do not experience an adverse reaction. Seek immediate medical attention if you experience chest pain or shortness of breath.
This may not be safe to use if you have a history of liver disease or kidney problems. Call your doctor if you experience a skin rash. Store at room temperature away from children and animals when not in use.
The following drugs are known to interact with Mezera Foam Enema. This is not an exhaustive list so it is important to disclose all your current medications with your doctor to prevent allergic reactions or adverse interactions. They may have to evaluate the risks and benefits and make a decision if the interaction is worth the benefit of using both drugs.
- Flufenamic Acid
- Bismuth Subsalicylate
- Sodium Salicylate
- Mefenamic Acid
- Magnesium Salicylate
- Tiaprofenic Acid
- Choline Salicylate
There is no current generic equivalent available on the market. It may be available in the future but it is difficult to determine whe it may be available.
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DISCLAIMER: The information provided here is intended to provide basic information on this medication and is not intended to replace the medical advice provided by a certified medical professional. Any prescription drugs use needs to be approved by your doctor. Do not avoid or ignore any advice provided by your physician in favor of what is written here. Always consult with a pharmacist or doctor before taking this medication and seek counselling if you have any questions or concerns about your medication.