White soft paraffin, liquid paraffin, emulsifying wax.
Contains emulsifying wax 8% w/w, white soft paraffin 12% w/w and liquid paraffin 8% w/w.
Preservatives: Methyparaben - 0.32% w/w, propylparaben - 0.048% w/w.
In irritant conditions of the skin it acts as an emollient to soften or soothe skin.
A thin film of the cream should be applied over affected are 2 - 3 times daily.
Route of Administration: Topical.
Known hypersensitivity to any ingredients in the formulation.
Hypersensitivity reaction such as contact dermatitis may occur with the hydroxybenzoates preservatives. Discontinue use if irritation or sensitivity develops.
Side effects of cream base are rare when used in topical preparations.
The activity of hydroxybenzoates can be adversely affected by the presence of other excipients or active ingredients. There may be adsorption onto substances like magnesium trisilicate, aluminum magnesium silicate, talc, polysorbate 80 or plastics. Activity can be affected by nonionic surfactants, essential oils, atropine, iron, sorbitol, weak alkalis and strong acids.
Store in a dry place below 30°C.
Protect from light.
D02AX - Other emollients and protectives ; Used as skin emollients and protectants.
Cream (white homogeneous) 500 g.