BABY CHEST RUB
Active substance(s): EUCALYPTUS OIL / MENTHOL / TURPENTINE OIL
BEFORE USING WOODWARDS BABY CHEST RUB
WOODWARDS BABY CHEST RUB
The following information should be read before using this medicine:
Woodwards Baby Chest Rub contains the following active ingredients:
Turpentine Oil BP 5.0% v/w
Eucalyptus Oil BP 2.0% v/w
Menthol BP 2.0% wtw
In addition, ii also contains the following inactive ingredients:
Oil of Cedarwood 1949 BPC
Oil of Nutmeg 1973 BPC
Oil of Thyme 1949 BPC
White Soft Paraffin BP
WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT WOODWARDS BABY CHEST RUB
Please read this leaflet carefully before you start to use this product. If you have
any questions or are unsure about anything, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
White glass jar containing 28g of inhalant rub.
Woodwards Baby Chest Rub is an inhalant rub containing ingredients which will
sim ulate the mem brane of the breathing passages loosening the m ucous and
catarrh in the nose giving relief to congestion.
Product Licence Holder
Northumbria Pharma Limited
Netpark, Thomas Wright Way
County Durham TS21 3FD
For the symptomatic relief of nasal catarrh and congestion due to colds.
1. Do not use this product if you are sensitive to Turpentine Oil, Eucalyptus Oil
or Menthol or any of the other ingredients listed at the beginning of this leaflet.
2. Make sure Woodwards Baby Chest Rub is suilable for you to use - ask your
doctor or pharmacist.
3. Not to be given to babies under three months of age.
4. Hypersensitivity (allergy) can occur after repeated use, Including contact
dermatitis and skin blistering.
5. For external use only.
6. Do not apply directly lo the nostrils.
7. Keep away from the eyes.
DIRECTIONS FOR USE
Adults. the elderly and babies over three months:
Rub on the chest, front of the neck and back m orning and night. Leave bedding
and clothes loose to allow easy fnhalation of the vapour.
In cases of accidental or deliberate overdose, seek medical attention
Not suitable for children aged under three months.
The following undesirable effect has been reported following the use of this
Hypersensitivity (allergy) after repeated use.
If you experience such a reaction, or any other form of reaction, then please
report this to your doctor or pharmacist who will advise you on the necessary
action to take.
STORING THIS PRODUCT
This product has a three year shelf life, its expiry date is given on the carton.
Do not use Woodwards Baby Chest Rub after the expiry date shown on the
Woodwards Baby Chest Rub should be stored below 25°C out of the reach of
Date of revision: November 2017
Source: Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency
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