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DRICLOR SOLUTION

Active substance(s): ALUMINIUM CHLORIDE HEXAHYDRATE

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PATIENT INFORMATION LEAFLET

aluminium chloride hexahydrate, 20%
Read all of this leaflet carefully because it
contains important information for you.
This medicine is available without prescription.
However, you still need to use Driclor carefully to
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leaflet, tell your doctor or pharmacist.
In this leaflet:
1. What Driclor is and what it is used for
2. Before you use Driclor
3. How to use Driclor
4. Possible side effects
5. How to store Driclor
6. Further information
1. What Driclor is and what it is used for
Driclor Solution (called Driclor in this leaflet)
contains a medicine called aluminium chloride.
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3. How to use Driclor
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How to assemble Driclor Solution
Place the bottle on a
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flat surface.
Unscrew the cap
carefully.
Throw the cap away.
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bottle. Gently push
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3.

Screw on the larger
cap firmly. This will
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Driclor is used to treat very heavy sweating
(perspiration) of the armpits, hands and the feet.
Everyone sweats (perspires) to some extent
extent,
especially when it is hot, but some people sweat
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conditions. Embarrassment, stress and tension
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2. Before you use Driclor
Do not use Driclor if:
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of the other ingredients (listed in Section 6).
Try not to get Driclor on breasts whilst breast
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traces before you begin feeding.

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use it once a day, last thing at night just
before you go to bed. This is because your
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you may be able to cut down to using Driclor
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How to apply Driclor
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armpits, hands or feet by using the roll on
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Driclor in your eyes, lips or mouth.
4. Wash the Driclor off in the morning and do not
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not contain any perfume.
What else you need to know when applying
Driclor
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case of accidental contact with the eyes or
other sensitive areas, rinse well with water.
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with hair removal products (within 12 hours
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that has been shaved (within 12 hours) or on
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forgotten dose.
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4. Possible side effects
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although not everybody gets them. The following
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swelling, burning sensation, pain, rash and
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the morning or at different times to applying
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a few days, or if you notice any other
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to your doctor or pharmacist.
5. How to store Driclor
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date which is printed on the bottle
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6. Further information
What Driclor contains:
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hexahydrate (20% w/w or 185mg/ml).
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purifed water.
What Driclor looks like
Driclor is a clear liquid and comes in a 75ml bottle.
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Manufacturer
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Stiefel, 980 Great West Road,
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Product name: Driclor Solution
Reference number: PL 00079/0694
This is a service provided by the Royal National
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Date of preparation
November 2013

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