Tar (Pine tar), triethanolamine lauryl sulfate.
Pinetarsol Solution contains Tar (pine tar) 2.3% w/w and triethanolamine lauryl sulfate 6% w/w, an anionic surfactant. It has a pH of 6.5.
Antipruritic, anti-inflammatory, soap-free cleanser.
Relieves itchy and inflamed skin associated with dermatitis, nappy rash, sunburn, prickly heat, insect bites, anal and genital itching and other skin irritations.
Bath: Add 15-30 mL to a warm to tepid bath (5 mL to a baby's bath or hand basin) and bathe for 5-10 min once daily; more often in severe cases. Do not use soap. Dry gently.
Shower: Apply directly to the wet skin, leave for a few minutes, rinse. Do not use soap. Dry gently.
Patients in Bed, with Measles, Elderly: Add 10 mL to 3 L of warm water; sponge freely. Do not use soap. Dry gently.
Sensitivity to any of the ingredients of Pinetarsol preparations.
For external use only. Avoid contact with eyes. If any lather enters the eyes, flush with clean water.
D05AA - Tars ; Used topically in the treatment of psoriasis.
Soln 200 mL (bottle), 500 mL (shower pack).