9 Insert the suppository, pointed end first, with your finger until it passes the muscular sphincter of the rectum, about 1/2 to 1 inch in infants and 1 inch in adults.
Find patient medical information for Adult Suppositories Rectal on WebMD including its Using your finger, gently insert the suppository well up into the rectum.
to put in a rectal suppository: * go to the bathroom first to try to empty your colon. * wash your hands with soap and warm water.
Rectal suppositories are solid forms of medication that are inserted into also use these steps to give a suppository to a child or another adult.
A suppository is a medication that is inserted into the rectum, vagina, or urethra to be broken down Push it in about 1 inch for adults, or half an inch for infants.