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NAME OF THE PRODUCT
Epimax® Paraffin-Free Ointment.
Polyoxyethylene (40) Hydrogenated Castor Oil 38% w/w.
Macrogol Cetostearyl Ether (20), Medium Chain Triglycerides, Polyoxypropylene (15) Stearyl Ether, Cetostearyl Alcohol, Hydrogenated Castor Oil, D&C Yellow 11, D&C Red 17.
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.
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
PREGNANCY AND LACTATION
No special precautions required.
EFFECTS ON ABILITY TO DRIVE AND USE MACHINES
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 Aspire Pharma on 01730 231148
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
Medical Device Class I
Aspire Pharma Ltd, 4 Rotherbrook Court, Bedford Road, Petersfield, Hampshire GU32 3QG Tel. 01730 231148
Aspire Pharma Ltd, 4 Rotherbrook Court, Bedford Road, Petersfield, Hampshire GU32 3QG
EpimaxTM is a registered trademark
Date of text revision: 02.04.20