This Medicine is sold by BOOTS UK LIMITED at the professional discretion of a Boots pharmacist.
A soothing antihistamine cream for the relief of pain, itching and swelling caused by insect bites and stings and nettle rash.
How to use this medicine:
Check the tube seal is not broken before use. If it is, do not use the cream. Pierce tube seal with end of cap.
Apply to the skin only.
Adults and children:
Smooth a very small amount on the affected area. Use the cream 2 or 3 times a day, for a maximum of 3 days.
If a rash develops, or the condition gets worse, stop using the cream.
If symptoms do not go away talk to your doctor.
If anyone accidentally swallows some: talk to a doctor straight away.
How to store this medicine
Do not store above 25 degrees C
Keep all medicines out of sight and reach of children.
Use by the date on the end flap of the carton.
Do not use:
Cetostearyl alcohol and lanolin may cause skin reactions (e.g. contact dermatitis)
Keep all medicines out of the sight and reach of children.
Possible side effects:
Most people will not have problems.
If you get these side effects stop using the cream and see a doctor:
If you notice any side effects not listed here, please tell your pharmacist or doctor.
Reporting side effects
If you get any side effects, talk to your doctor, pharmacist or nurse. This includes any possible side effects not listed on the label. 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.
You must be at least 16 years old to purchase this product.
Suitable for adults.
Contains: Purified water, cetostearyl alcohol, white soft paraffin, cetomacrogol 1000, anhydrous hypoallergenic lanolin, sorbitan sesquioleate, sodium citrate, citric acid monohydrate.
Active ingredient: Mepyramine Maleate 2% w/w.
Patient information leaflet
The item can be delivered to all addresses within the UK. Northern Ireland and to BFPO addresses.
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Please also note that certain areas carry specific weight restrictions and parcels over these weight limits are automatically returned to us.
£3.69 or 369 points
30 G £12.30 per 100G
Boots Pharmaceuticals Bite & Sting relief antihistamine cream. Mepyramine Maleate 2%. Relieves pain, itching and swelling. Soothing relief.
When sold by Boots this product needs to be checked by our pharmacist. To ensure that it is appropriate for you to buy we will ask you to complete a questionnaire with a few simple questions.
See details below, always read the label
Suitable for adults.
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