Obstetrics and gynecology actively use drugs in the form of suppositories. Candles in gynecology are used in the treatment of various diseases: inflammatory, infectious, fungal. On a place of action they are divided on entered:
- vaginally – reminiscent of the shape of an oval or an egg;
- rectally – like a cylinder or cone-shaped object;
- according to instructions in gynecology – in the uterus, ureter and other special places, thanks to this having a thin rod shape.
The cause of unpleasant symptoms and the violation of reproductive function in women are sexually transmitted infections: chlamydia, trichomoniasis, gonorrhea, candidiasis and others. As a rule, they proceed in a latent form, so it is so important to visit the gynecologist on a regular basis, giving a smear for microscopic examination.
The basic element of any therapy is the appointment of medications, but in addition to them, the patient may be offered to undergo physiotherapy treatment or perform an operation. Pharmaceutical preparations in gynecology are prescribed in the form of tablets and capsules, suppositories, injections, ointments and other dosage forms.