Epimax Paraffin-Free Ointment Instructions for Use

NAME OF THE PRODUCT

Epimax Paraffin-Free Ointment.

PRESENTATION

Ointment

MAIN INGREDIENT

Polyoxyethylene (40) Hydrogenated Castor Oil 38% w/w.

OTHER INGREDIENTS

Macrogol Cetostearyl Ether (20), Medium Chain Triglycerides, Polyoxypropylene (15) Stearyl Ether, Cetostearyl Alcohol, Hydrogenated Castor Oil, D&C Yellow 11, D&C Red 17.

INDICATED USE

As an emollient and bath additive for the relief of dry skin in eczema, psoriasis and other dry skin conditions. As a soap substitute for skin washing.

POSOLOGY AND METHOD OF ADMINISTRATION

Adults and Children:

As an emollient – Epimax Paraffin-Free Ointment should be applied to the skin areas as frequently as required. Smooth into the skin in the direction of hair growth.

As a bath additive – melt about 4g (the size of a £2 coin) in hot water and add to the bath. Care should be taken as this can make the bath slippery.

As a skin cleanser/soap substitute – use as required instead of soap when washing or in the shower.

CONTRAINDICATIONS

There are no absolute contraindications to the use of Epimax Paraffin-Free Ointment other than hypersensitivity to any of its ingredients.

SPECIAL WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS FOR USE

Avoid contact with the eyes.

INTERACTION WITH OTHER PRODUCTS AND OTHER FORMS OF INTERACTION

None known.

PREGNANCY AND LACTATION

No special precautions required.

EFFECTS ON ABILITY TO DRIVE AND USE MACHINES

None.

UNDESIRABLE EFFECTS

None known.

REPORTING ADVERSE REACTIONS

Adverse reactions should be reported. Reporting forms and information can be found at www.yellowcard.gov.uk. Adverse events should be reported to Dermato Logical on 01730 231148

INCOMPATIBILITIES

None known.

SHELF LIFE

500gm presentation – 36 months.

SPECIAL PRECAUTIONS FOR STORAGE

Store below 25°C. Do not freeze.

NATURE AND CONTENTS OF CONTAINER

500gm tub container material plastic PP. Lid PE.

SPECIAL PRECAUTIONS FOR DISPOSAL AND OTHER HANDLING

None

LEGAL CATEGORY

Medical Device Class I

LEGAL MANUFACTURER

Dermato Logical Ltd., 31-41 Worship Street, London, England, EC2A 2DX Tel. 01730 231148

DISTRIBUTOR

Aspire Pharma Ltd, 4 Rotherbrook Court, Bedford Road, Petersfield, Hampshire GU32 3QG

EpimaxTM is a registered trademark

Date of text revision: 14.02.19