Active substance(s): MENTHOL / PHENOL / TANNIC ACID
NAME OF THE MEDICINAL PRODUCT
Solpel Cold Sore Cream
QUALITATIVE AND QUANTITATIVE COMPOSITION
Tannic Acid BP
5.00 % w/w
0.50 % w/w
For the relief of symptoms of cold sores and sun-blistered lips.
Posology and method of administration
Apply as necessary up to 6 times a day and always at bedtime.
Hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients.
Special warnings and precautions for use
For external use only.
Avoid contact with eyes.
Keep out of reach of children.
If undesirable/unexpected adverse effects occur consult your doctor or
Interaction with other medicinal products and other forms of interaction
Fertility, Pregnancy and lactation
Effects on ability to drive and use machines
Tannic Acid BP is used for its astringent properties.
Menthol BP relieves itching. It also causes a sensation of coldness, followed
by an analgesic effect.
Phenol BP is a disinfectant, effective against gram-positive and gram-negative
bacteria. It is active against certain viruses.
Preclinical safety data
List of excipients
Emulsifying Wax BP
Cetostearyl Alcohol BP
Special precautions for storage
Dry, frost free below 25 C
Nature and contents of container
Aluminium tube 5g.
Special precautions for disposal
Use up to 6 times a day and always at bedtime.
MARKETING AUTHORISATION HOLDER
Optima Consumer Health Ltd
MARKETING AUTHORISATION NUMBER(S)
DATE OF FIRST AUTHORISATION/RENEWAL OF THE
28th November 1991
DATE OF REVISION OF THE TEXT
Source: Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency
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