COMPOUND MASTIC PAINT BP
Active substance(s): MASTIC / MASTIC / MASTIC
NAME OF THE MEDICINAL PRODUCT
Compound Mastic Paint BP 80
QUALITATIVE AND QUANTITATIVE COMPOSITION
Mastic BP 80 40% w/v
For use as a protective covering for wounds and to hold surgical gauze in position.
For external use only.
Posology and method of administration
- not applicable
- usage depends on size of wound and size of gauze.
Special warnings and precautions for use
For external use only.
Keep container tightly closed.
Store away from sources of ignition.
Keep medicines out of the reach of children.
Interactions with other medicinal products and other forms of interaction
Pregnancy and lactation
Can be used during pregnancy and lactation.
Effects on ability to drive and use machines
Does not affect ability to drive or use machines.
The pharmacological properties of the product are based upon the ability of the mastic to
form a protective “skin” over wounds thus excluding air and assisting healing.
Preclinical safety data
No further information of significance to prescriber.
List of excipients
Castor Oil BP
Industrial Methylated Spirit 74op BP
*Acetone and IMS 74op are used in equal volumes to produce 100% of final volume.
Special precautions for storage
Product should be stored in a cool place and in an area set aside for inflammable products.
Nature and contents of container
Amber glass bottle and cap fitted with polycone liner containing 100ml.
Instructions for use, handling and disposal
MARKETING AUTHORISATION HOLDER
J M Loveridge Plc
MARKETING AUTHORISATION NUMBER
DATE OF FIRST AUTHORISATION/RENEWAL OF THE AUTHORISATION
DATE OF (PARTIAL) REVISION OF TEXT
Source: Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency
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