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BELLS CORN & CALLUS OINTMENT

Active substance(s): SALICYLIC ACID

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Corn & Callus Ointment
Read all of this leaflet carefully because it contains
important information for you.

If you accidentally swallow Bell's Corn & Callus
Ointment, seek medical advice.

This medicine is available without prescription.
However, you still need to use Bell's Corn & Callus
Ointment carefully to get the best results from it.
 Keep this leaflet. You may need to read it again.
 Ask your pharmacist if you need more information or
advice.
 You must contact a doctor if your symptoms worsen
or do not improve.
 If any of the side effects get serious, or if you notice
any side effects not listed in the leaflet, please tell
your doctor or pharmacist.

IF THIS PRODUCT COMES INTO CONTACT WITH
DRESSINGS AND CLOTHING THE FABRIC CAN BE
EASILY IGNITED WITH A NAKED FLAME. YOU
SHOULD KEEP AWAY FROM FIRE WHEN USING THIS
PRODUCT.

In this leaflet:
1. What Bell's Corn & Callus Ointment is and what it is
used for
2. Before you use Bell's Corn & Callus Ointment
3. How to use Bell's Corn & Callus Ointment
4. Possible side effects
5. How to store Bell's Corn & Callus Ointment
6. Further information
1. What Bell's Corn & Callus Ointment is and what
it is used for.

4. Possible Side Effects.
Like all medicines, Bell's Corn and Callus Ointment
may cause side effects, although not everybody gets
them.
These may include
 Allergic (hypersensitive) reactions; symptoms can
include swelling, feeling of itchiness, changes in
heart rate and a shortness of breath. If you
experience any of these symptoms you should seek
immediate medical attention.
 Skin rashes.
 Dermatitis; symptoms can include red, blistered,
inflamed, dry and cracked skin.
If any of the side effects get serious, or if you notice
any side effects not listed in this leaflet, please tell
your doctor or pharmacist.
5. How to store Bell's Corn & Callus Ointment.

Bell's Corn & Callus Ointment is applied to the feet to
aid in the removal of painful corns, calluses and hard
skin.
2. Before you use Bell’s Corn & Callus Ointment.
Do not use:
If you are allergic to Salicylic Acid or any of the other
ingredients. (see section 6 for full list of ingredients).
 If you are allergic to painkillers such as aspirin,
ibuprofen, and other NSAID's.
 If you are asthmatic.
Pregnancy and breast-feeding
 Bell's Corn & Callus Ointment can be used when you
are pregnant or breast-feeding, but do not use it for
long periods of time.
 You should ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice
before taking any medicine.


3. How to use Bell's Corn & Callus Ointment.
Bell's Corn & Callus Ointment is a topical ointment for
external use only.
Adults and children:
Apply to the affected small areas of the feet at
bedtime and cover if necessary.
Wash feet next morning in warm to hot water.
Do not use on broken skin.
Avoid healthy tissue.
Wash hands after use.

Keep out of the reach and sight of children.
Store in the original container.
 Do not use after the expiry date stated on the label.
 Medicines should not be disposed of via wastewater
or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to
dispose of medicines no longer required. These
measures will help to protect the environment.



6. Further Information.
What Bell's Corn and Callus Ointment contains:



The active ingredient is: Salicylic Acid BP 12.5% w/w.
The other ingredients are: Maize Starch, Liquid
Paraffin, Chlorophyll Oil Soluble and Yellow Soft
Paraffin.

What Bell’s Corn and Callus Ointment looks like
and the contents of the pack.
Bell's Corn and Callus Ointment is an ointment.
It is supplied in a 25g glass jar with a plastic screw
cap.
Marketing Authorisation holder and manufacturer:
Bell, Sons & Co (Druggists) Ltd
Gifford House
Slaidburn Crescent
Southport
Merseyside
PR9 9AL England
UK Product Licence No: PL03105/0084
C73-0310 Ver A Revised March 2010.




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Source: Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency

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