For the topical treatment of eczema
Oilatum Plus does not contain perfume or colouring
Lower Age Limit: Advisory 6 MonthsStorage Information
AmbientPreperation and Usage
Always dilute with water before use.
Use once daily, do not exceed the recommended amount.
For adults, elderly and children over 2 years:
In an 8 inch (20cm) bath, add 2 capfuls (20ml).
In a 4 inch (10 cm) bath, add 1 capful (10ml).
Infants over 6 months:
Add 1 ml (just enough to cover the bottom of the cap) to a baby bath containing approximately 15 litres of water and mix well. Not recommended for babies less than 6 months.
Soak the affected areas of skin for 10-15 minutes. Gently pat dry.
Oilatum Plus is an effective cleanser and should not be used with soap.
When you have finished your bath, rinse the waste pipe with additional warm running water. This well ensure there is no residue left in the drain pipe. It may also be necessary to clean the bath with a degreasing agent. If you accidentally swallow the undiluted product it can cause an upset stomach, sickness and may burn and damage your throat. Contact your doctor for advice if you feel unwell.
Do not use Oilatum Plus if you have previously had a skin reaction or allergy (hypersensitivity) to any of the ingredients.
Oilatum Plus contains benzalkonium chloride, which is an irritant and may cause skin reactions.
Undiluted Oilatum Plus can cause irritation, so avoid getting it on your skin or in your eyes. If you get Oilatum Plus in your eyes, rinse at once with plenty of water for 15 minutes.
If there is persistent eye irritation seek medical advice taking this bottle with you. If you get skin irritation, contact your doctor or pharmacist.
Oilatum Plus can make your bath slippery so be careful when getting into or out of the bath.
Talk to your doctor if you are pregnant or breast-feeding. Wash off all traces of Oilatum Plus before you begin to breast-feed.
Possible side effects: skin reactions including peeling, redness, inflammation, itching and burning.
Reporting of side effects
If you get any side effects, talk to your doctor, pharmacist or nurse. This includes any possible side effects not listed on this carton. You can also report side effects directly via the Yellow Card Scheme at: www.mhra.gov.uk/yellowcard. By reporting side effects you can help provide more information on the safety of this medicine.
Use this medicine only on your skin.
KEEP OUT OF THE SIGHT AND REACH OF CHILDREN.
Do not use the product after the expiry date.
Net Content: 500mlIngredients
Active Ingredients: (w/w basis): Light Liquid Paraffin 52.5%, Benzalkonium Chloride 6.0%, Triclosan 2.0%, Other ingredients: Acetylated Lanolin Alcohols, Isopropyl Palmitate, Oleyl Alcohol and Macrogol Lauryl Ether
Please Note: Whilst we make every effort to ensure that all information is up to date, the information shown on this page should not replace the advice of a medical professional, and you should always refer to the patient information leaflet before taking any medication.