Alan: Are you supposed to do this up your nose or is this a suppository?
Make a suppository and insert night: Cocaine hydrochlorate, two grains; ext.
Acetate of Lead is contained in a pill, a suppository, and an ointment.
For this purpose it is very largely used either as a suppository or in the fluid form (one or two drachms).
As a rule, the needle had better not be used, but a suppository given.
A suppository, consisting of two grains of opium, combined with twenty grains of soap, is frequently of great benefit.
The suppository (Suppositoria plumbi composita) contains 20 per cent.
Divide into 12 equal parts, each of which is to be made into a conical or other convenient form of suppository.
The insertion of a suppository or douching can be easily done by the patient herself.
It seems inartistic and sordid to insert a pessary or a suppository in anticipation of the sexual act.
late 14c., from Medieval Latin suppositorium, noun use of neuter of Late Latin suppositorius "placed underneath or up," from Latin suppositus, past participle of supponere "put or place under" (see suppose).
suppository sup·pos·i·to·ry (sə-pŏz'ĭ-tôr'ē)
A small plug of medication designed to melt at body temperature within a body cavity other than the mouth, especially the rectum or vagina.