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6. Further information
What Litozin Muscle Rub contains
The active substances (w/w) are:
Camphor........................................... 2%
Levomenthol................................... 4%
Eucalyptus Oil................................ 2%
Methyl Salicylate........................... 9%
Turpentine Oil............................... 7%
The other ingredients are:
Emulsifying Wax, Lanolin.


What Litozin Muscle Rub looks like and contents
of the pack
Litozin Muscle Rub is a white cream. It is available in
tubes containing 28g.
Marketing Authorisation Holder and Manufacturer

G. R. Lane Health Products Limited
Sisson Road
United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0)1452 524012
This leaflet was last approved June 2008


Read all of this leaflet carefully because it
contains important information for you.
This medicine is available without prescription.
However, you still need to use Litozin Muscle Rub
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 after 7 days.
• If you notice any side effect, please tell your doctor
or pharmacist.
In this leaflet:
1. What Litozin Muscle Rub is and what it is used for
2. Before you use Litozin Muscle Rub
3. How to use Litozin Muscle Rub
4. Possible side effects
5. How to store Litozin Muscle Rub
6. Further information

1. What is Litozin Muscle Rub and what is it
used for?
Litozin Muscle Rub is a penetrating and warming
cream which provides relief from aches and
muscular pains, stiffness, backache, lumbago, fibrositis
(pain, stiffness and tenderness of muscles, tendons
and joints) and strains and is also helpful as a
pre-sports rub.
2. Before you use Litozin Muscle Rub
Do not use Litozin Muscle Rub:
• if you are allergic to any of the ingredients (see
section 6 for a complete list of ingredients)
• on inflamed or broken skin.
Taking other medicines
Please tell your doctor or pharmacist before using
Litozin Muscle Rub if you are taking or have recently
taken any other medicines, including:
• non steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (aspirin,
• medicines to treat epilepsy (phenytoin, valporate)
• medicines obtained without a prescription.
Pregnancy and breast-feeding
Do not use Litozin Muscle Rub if you are pregnant
or breast-feeding.
Important information about some of the ingredients
of Litozin Muscle Rub
May cause local skin reactions, such as contact

3. How to use Litozin Muscle Rub
For external use only.
Adults and children aged 12 and over: Apply
with gentle massage 2 or 3 times daily and also at
night if necessary. For maximum effect, bathe first
with hot water to open the pores and ensure
maximum penetration.
Not recommended for children under 12 years old.
Avoid contact with the eyes and mucous membranes.
4. Possible side effects
Like all medicines, Litozin Muscle Rub can cause side
effects, although not everybody gets them.
Litozin Muscle Rub may cause local skin reactions,
such as contact dermatitis.
If any of the side effects become serious, or if you
notice any side effect not listed in this leaflet, please
tell your doctor or pharmacist.
5. How to store Litozin Muscle Rub
Keep out of the reach and sight of children.
Do not use Litozin Muscle Rub after the expiry date
which is stated on the packaging.
Do not store above 25ºC.
Do not use if sealed tube has been damaged.

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Source: Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency

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