Active substance(s): BENZYL NICOTINATE / CAPSICUM MINIMUM / ETHYL NICOTINATE / GLYCOL SALICYLATE / METHYL NICOTINATE
Please read this leaflet carefully before using this
medicine. If you have any questions or are not sure
about anything, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
How do I use the cream?
Do not apply near to eyes, nose, mouth, anal and
urinary areas. Discontinue use if a rash develops. Do
not cover the treated area with dressings that prevent
the passage of air and/or water. Do not expose treated
areas to excessive amounts of sunlight.
What does the cream contain?
Each 100g of cream contains Ethyl Nicotinate 1g, Methyl
Nicotinate BP 1g, Benzyl Nicotinate 1g, Glycol Salicylate
2g and Capsicum Oleoresin BPC 10mg.
In addition to the active ingredients the cream also
contains Emulsifying Wax, White Soft Paraffin,
Polysorbate 80, Cineole and Purified Water.
What is the dose?
Apply with gentle massage 2 to 3 times daily to the
affected areas, avoiding broken or inflamed skin.
What pack sizes are available?
Dulbalm Cream is available in 25g tubes.
Does the cream have any side effects?
The creams may occasionally cause the skin to become
more sensitive to strong light. It may cause greater local
irritation than expected at the site of application in some
individuals. On occasion they cream may be absorbed
sufficiently to cause effects elsewhere in the body, other
than the site of application. Such effects can include
asthma. If you notice anything unusual tell your doctor or
How does the cream work?
Dulbalm Cream is a topical analgesic cream. The active
ingredients exert a rubifacient (warming) action on the
Who is responsible for placing the cream on the
The product licence holder is
Norma Chemicals Ltd
51-53 Stert Street, Abingdon, Oxfordshire
OX14 3JF, United Kingdom
Product licence number: PL 00386/5007R
Who manufactures the cream?
The cream is manufactured by: Thorpe Laboratories Ltd.,
Enterprise Road, Mablethorpe, Lincs. LN12 1NB
What is the cream for?
The symptomatic relief of the pain and stiffness
associated with muscular rheumatism, lumbago,
sciatica, fibrositis, sprains and chilblains.
What should I know before I use the cream?
Dulbalm Cream is for external use only.
Do not apply to broken or tender skin.
Keep away from eyes.
Do not use the cream if you know or suspect that
you are hypersensitive or allergic to any of the
Wash hands after use.
Do not apply to children under 6 years of age.
If you are pregnant or breast feeding, consult your
doctor or pharmacist before using this cream as it is
generally best not to use medicines at this time.
What should I do if I swallow the cream?
If the product is accidentally swallowed seek medical
advice. Remember to take the medicine and any
packaging along with this leaflet.
How should I store the cream?
Store between 4°C and 25°C.
Do not use after the expiry date marked on the pack.
Leaflet prepared 20 April 2009
Source: Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency