Epaderm Ointment - 500g
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Epaderm Ointment - for the management of eczema, psoriasis and other dry skin conditions.
Epaderm Ointment is a rich emollient formulated with clinically proven ingredients that deeply moisturise the skin. It has no fragrances, colourings or preservatives making it ideal for treating a wide range of skin conditions and is especially suitable for babies and children.
*SLS is an abbreviation for Sodium Lauryl Sulphate
You must be at least 16 years old to purchase this product.
How to use
Please read product details carefully before use.
Ensure hands are clean before applying Epaderm Ointment.
- For use as an emollient: Apply Epaderm Ointment to the skin as often as required.
- For use as a bath additive: Melt Epaderm Ointment in a suitable container of hot water and and shake to mix. Ensure the mixture has cooled sufficiently before adding to the bath. Care should be taken as Epaderm Ointment will make the bath surface slippery. After bathing, gently pat the skin dry with a clean towel.
- For use as a skin cleanser: Use as required when washing or in the shower.
Face, Ears, Neck: 1 measure twice a day
Arms, Back: 2 measures twice a day
Legs: 4 measures twice a day
Anterior Trunk: 2 measures twice a day
Hands: ½ measure twice a day
Genitals: ½ measure twice a day
Children under ten years of age require half the above amounts.
1 measure of Epaderm Cream = 1 pump from the 500g dispenser or 4 pumps from the 50g dispenser.
1 measure of Epaderm Ointment = approximately the size of a £2 coin or 1 heaped teaspoon.
Hazards and Cautions
If your condition worsens or you experience any undesirable effects, stop using Epaderm Ointment and discuss with your doctor.
Do not use Epaderm Ointment if you are sensitive to any of its ingredients.
Keep away from naked flames.
For external use only.
Avoid contact with the eyes.
Do not use if the seal is broken.
Do not use the product after the expiry date shown on the label.
Keep out of the sight and reach of children.
Store below 25°C in a dry place.
Replace lid after use.
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