- zinc oxide
GSL: General Sales Licence
This information is intended for use by health professionals
Aqueous Calamine Cream BP
Calamine 4.0% w/w and Zinc Oxide 3.0% w/w
For relief of the symptoms of mild sunburn and other minor skin conditions.
Adults, elderly and children: apply liberally to dry, clean skin as required.
Hypersensitivity to the active substance(s) or to any of the excipients listed in section 6.1.
For external use only.
Keep securely closed when not in use.
Keep all medicines away from children.
May mask x-ray pictures under certain circumstances.
No information is available on the use of this product during pregnancy and lactation. However, it is unlikely that its use would cause any adverse effects.
Occasional hypersensitivity or irritant reactions
Reporting of suspected adverse reactions
Reporting suspected adverse reactions after authorisation of the medicinal product is important. It allows continued monitoring of the benefit/risk balance of the medicinal product. Healthcare professionals are asked to report any suspected adverse reactions via the Yellow Card Scheme at: www.mhra.gov.uk/yellowcard.
Both Zinc Oxide and Calamine exhibit a mild astringent action when applied to the skin.
Liquid paraffin, glyceryl monostearate, macrogol cetostearyl ether 22, cetostearyl alcohol, phenoxyethanol, purified water
36 months unopened
Use within 12 months of first opening
Do not store above 25°C.
Do not allow to freeze.
100g: White polyethylene/Aluminium/co-polymer MDPE laminated plastic tube, with polypropylene cap.
Thornton & Ross Ltd.
15/06/1988 / 15/06/2001