BOOTS BITE & STING RELIEF 2 YEARS PLUS ANTIHISTAMINE

Active substance: MEPYRAMINE MALEATE

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• If you are allergic to any of the ingredients or other antihistamines
• If you have eczema or other skin conditions
• If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, unless your doctor tells you to
• On broken skin, sunburnt skin or on large areas of skin
Cetostearyl alcohol and lanolin may cause skin reactions
(e.g. contact dermatitis).

Possible side effects

20 g
How to store this medicine

Do not store above 25ºC.
Keep all medicines out of the sight and reach of children.
Use by the date on the end flap of the carton.

From 2 years
Relieves pain,
itching and
swelling

Bite & Sting Relief 2 Years Plus
Antihistamine Cream
(Mepyramine Maleate)
Active ingredient

This cream contains Mepyramine Maleate 2% w/w.
Also contains: purified water, cetostearyl alcohol, white
soft paraffin, liquid paraffin, cetomacrogol 1000,
anhydrous hypoallergenic lanolin, sorbitan sesquioleate,
sodium citrate, citric acid monohydrate.
PL 00014/0440
Text prepared 2/07
Manufactured by the Marketing Authorisation holder
The Boots Company PLC Nottingham NG2 3AA

50-29-546

KVAC9

Bite & Sting Relief
2 Years Plus
Antihistamine Cream

Most people will not have problems.
If you get these side effects stop using the
cream and see a doctor:
• Allergic reaction (e.g. skin rash, red or itchy skin,
worsening of the condition you are treating)
If you notice any side effect not listed here,
please tell your pharmacist or doctor.

Check the tube seal is not broken before first use. If it is, do not use the
cream. Pierce tube seal with end of cap. Apply to the skin only.
Adults and children of 2 years and over: Smooth a very small amount on
the affected area. Use the cream 2 or 3 times a day, for a maximum of 3 days.
Do not use on children under 2 years.
If a rash develops, or the condition gets worse, stop using the cream.
If symptoms do not go away talk to your doctor.
If anyone accidentally swallows some: Talk to a doctor straight away.

5 045095 029548

If you need more advice
ask your pharmacist.

Before you use this medicine
Do not use:

How to use this medicine
Use By:

A soothing antihistamine cream for the relief of pain, itching and
swelling caused by insect bites and stings, and nettle stings.

Lot:

Read all of this carton for full instructions.

What this medicine is for

• If you are allergic to any of the ingredients or other antihistamines
• If you have eczema or other skin conditions
• If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, unless your doctor tells you to
• On broken skin, sunburnt skin or on large areas of skin
Cetostearyl alcohol and lanolin may cause skin reactions
(e.g. contact dermatitis).

Possible side effects

20 g
How to store this medicine

Do not store above 25ºC.
Keep all medicines out of the sight and reach of children.
Use by the date on the end flap of the carton.

From 2 years
Relieves pain,
itching and
swelling

Bite & Sting Relief 2 Years Plus
Antihistamine Cream
(Mepyramine Maleate)
Active ingredient

This cream contains Mepyramine Maleate 2% w/w.
Also contains: purified water, cetostearyl alcohol, white
soft paraffin, liquid paraffin, cetomacrogol 1000,
anhydrous hypoallergenic lanolin, sorbitan sesquioleate,
sodium citrate, citric acid monohydrate.
PL 00014/0440
Text prepared 2/07
Manufactured by the Marketing Authorisation holder
The Boots Company PLC Nottingham NG2 3AA

50-29-546

KVAC9

Bite & Sting Relief
2 Years Plus
Antihistamine Cream

Most people will not have problems.
If you get these side effects stop using the
cream and see a doctor:
• Allergic reaction (e.g. skin rash, red or itchy skin,
worsening of the condition you are treating)
If you notice any side effect not listed here,
please tell your pharmacist or doctor.

Check the tube seal is not broken before first use. If it is, do not use the
cream. Pierce tube seal with end of cap. Apply to the skin only.
Adults and children of 2 years and over: Smooth a very small amount on
the affected area. Use the cream 2 or 3 times a day, for a maximum of 3 days.
Do not use on children under 2 years.
If a rash develops, or the condition gets worse, stop using the cream.
If symptoms do not go away talk to your doctor.
If anyone accidentally swallows some: Talk to a doctor straight away.

5 045095 029548

If you need more advice
ask your pharmacist.

Before you use this medicine
Do not use:

How to use this medicine
Use By:

A soothing antihistamine cream for the relief of pain, itching and
swelling caused by insect bites and stings, and nettle stings.

Lot:

Read all of this carton for full instructions.

What this medicine is for

BRAILLE CONVERSION

BOOTS B ITE AN D
STING RELIEF
À2 YEARS PLUS
A N T I H I S TA M I N E
CREAM

LOT:

From 2 years

Bite & Sting Relief 2 Years Plus
Antihistamine Cream
(Mepyramine Maleate)

20 g

How to use this medicine
Check the tube seal is not broken before first use. If it is, do not use
the cream. Pierce tube seal with end of cap. Apply to the skin only.

Adults and children of 2 years and over: Smooth a very small
amount on the affected area.
Use the cream 2 to 3 times a day, for a maximum of 3 days.
Do not use on children under 2 years.
If a rash develops, or the condition gets worse stop using the cream.
Do not store above 25oC
Keep all medicines out of the sight and reach of children.

Use by the date on the tube edge.

Active ingredient
Mepyramine Maleate 2% w/w.
Also contains: purified water, cetostearyl alcohol, white soft
paraffin, liquid paraffin, cetomacrogol 1000, anhydrous
hypoallergenic lanolin, sorbitan sesquioleate, sodium citrate,
citric acid monohydrate.
PL 00014/0440
The Boots Company PLC Nottingham NG2 3AA
XECN8

USE BY:

Read all of the carton for full instructions.

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