Epimax Range Product Information
Presentation: Creams and gels available in a 500g Flexi-dispenser or 100g tube, ointments available in a 500g or 125g tub (Epimax Ointment only).
Main ingredients: White soft paraffin, light liquid paraffin, anhydrous lanolin, Avena sativa (oat) kernel flour; Isopropyl myristate , yellow soft paraffin, Polyoxyethylene, hydrogenated castor oil.
Indications: All products: As an emollient for the relief of dry skin in eczema, psoriasis and other dry skin conditions. Creams: For use as a soap substitute Gels: For the relief of dry or chapped skin which may also be itchy or inflamed. Ointments: Bath additive or soap substitute.
Method of use: Adults, Elderly and Children: apply to the skin areas as frequently as required. As a soap substitute: Use as required instead of soap. As a bath additive: melt 4g in hot water and add to the bath.
Dosage: Use as required.
Warnings: Do not smoke or go near naked flames – risk of severe burns. Fabric that has been in contact with these products burns more easily and is a serious fire hazard. Avoid contact with the eyes. Talk to your doctor or healthcare professional before use if the skin is broken, badly cracked, infected or bleeding.
Contraindications: Patients with known hypersensitivity to any ingredient, including: Lanolin, Cetostearyl Alcohol, and Hydroxybenzoates, Phenoxyethanol, Isopropyl Palmitate and Benzyl Alcohol, Triethanolamine; Side effects: Rarely mild reactions such as skin rash can occur. Allergic reactions.
Product classification: Class I Medical Devices.
Cost: Epimax Moisturising Cream: £2.99 (500g), £1.99 (100g) [NHS Price List];
License holder: Aspire Pharma Ltd, Unit 4, Rotherbrook Court, Bedford Road, Petersfield, Hampshire, GU32 3QG, UK.
Date reviewed: February 2021.
Version number: 1010451581 v 6.0.