I would NOT do this.
My concerns are the affects it has on the heart. If you read about it they are very precise about how much to apply.
If you are using it on your upper extremities the side is decreased because it's closer to the heart.
I find it very effective on my knees.
The rectum is very vascular. This would allow more meds to be absorbed than on the skin.
Get a better med for that particular area.
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