Summary of Product Characteristics (SPC)
NAME OF THE PRODUCT
white soft paraffin 15% w/w and liquid paraffin 6% w/w
As an emollient for the relief of dry skin in eczema, psoriasis and other dry skin conditions and for use as a soap substitute for skin washing.
POSOLOGY AND METHOD OF ADMINISTRATION
Adults and Children: Epimax Cream should be applied to the skin areas as frequently as required. Smooth into the skin in the direction of hair growth. If necessary, allow time for excess cream to soak in.
There are no absolute contraindications to the use of Epimax Cream other than hypersensitivity to any of its ingredients.
SPECIAL WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS FOR USE
Avoid contact with the eyes.
Healthcare professionals should be aware that if this product comes into contact with dressings, clothing and bedding, the fabric can be easily ignited with a naked flame. Patients should be warned of this risk and advised to keep away from fire when using this product.
If the skin is broken, badly cracked, infected or bleeding, check with a doctor before use.
INTERACTION WITH OTHER MEDICINAL PRODUCTS AND OTHER FORMS OF INTERACTION
PREGNANCY AND LACTATION
No special precautions required.
EFFECTS ON ABILITY TO DRIVE AND USE MACHINES
Epimax Cream contains no active ingredients and has no pharmacological action.
LIST OF EXCIPIENTS
Purified Water Ph. Eur., White Soft Paraffin, Liquid Paraffin, Polysorbate 60, Cetosteryl Alcohol, Phenoxyethanol.
100g plastic tubes – 36 months. 500g emollient flexi-dispenser – 36 months.
SPECIAL PRECAUTIONS FOR STORAGE
Store below 25°C. Do not Freeze
NATURE AND CONTENTS OF CONTAINER
100g sleeve material plastic LLDPE shoulder material plastic LDPE. Cap PP. “EasySqueeze” 500gm flexi dispenser™ material plastic LDPE. Cap PP
SPECIAL PRECAUTIONS FOR DISPOSAL AND OTHER HANDLING
BASIC NHS PRICE
100g Epimax Cream – £0.75
500g Epimax Cream – £2.49
MARKETING AUTHORISATION NUMBER
MARKETING AUTHORISATION HOLDER
Dermato Logical Ltd., Laser House, 132-140 Goswell Road, London EC1V 7DY Tel. 0208 449 2931
Epimax™ & Flexi Dispenser™ are registered trade marks.