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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.


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