This information is intended for use by health professionals
After Bite, Boots Bite and Sting Relief Liquid.
After Bite contains Strong Ammonia Solution BP corresponding to 3.5% w/v ammonia.
Topical emulsion for cutaneous application.
Relief from insect bites, including mosquitoes, horse flies, and relief from stings including wasps, bees, jellyfish and nettles.
For adults and children over 2 years old
Apply as required. Rub applicator on affected area. Prompt use gives maximum relief. If itching persists repeat the application. Do not bandage or cover tightly until dry.
Daub After Bite directly on the bite or sting. Apply promptly to the bite for best results. If itching persists or recurs, repeat application. Replace cap after each use.
After Bite is contraindicated in individuals with known hypersensitivity to ammonia.
Keep out of reach of children. For external use only. If swallowed do not induce vomiting. Drink milk and citrus juices and consult a doctor.
If rash, redness, irritation, swelling or pain increases or worsen after application, discontinue use and seek medical advice.
Avoid mouth or eyes. If this should occur rinse well with water.
The insect bite should be left exposed to the air for a brief period of time after application to aid in evaporation of ammonia.
The label shall state: Contains strong ammonia solution.
None known for the use of topical ammonia solution.
Frequency not known: rash, redness, irritation, swelling or pain may increase following application of this product (see section 4.4).
Strong ammonia solution is known to have the property of a counter-irritant.
There are no relevant pharmacokinetics for strong ammonia solution used as a counter-irritant.
After Bite contains strong ammonia solution which is a known counter irritant. Specific toxicology studies have not been conducted to demonstrate the safety of this product.
High density polyethylene vial having a low density polyethylene friction fit applicator tip with a screw cap moulded of polypropylene with a fill capacity of 14.8 ml and filled to contain 14 ml.
No special instructions. See Section 4.4.
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