Made of smooth plastic with a plastic collar, the inserter reduces shock normally experienced from cold metal devices. The mounting of the inserter is made of chrome-plated steel, hand adjustable and fitted with a hook-and-loop closure strap.
Overall length is 7¨ (18 cm). Weight is 3 oz. (.143 kg). The inserter is 1/2¨ (1.3 cm) diameter x 2 1/2¨ (6.4 cm) long, with a hollow area 3/8¨ (.95 cm) x 7/10¨ (1.8 cm) for the suppository.