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OILATUM GEL

Active substance(s): PARAFFIN LIGHT LIQUID

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PA T I E N T I N F O R M A T I O N L E A F L E T

light liquid paraffin
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 Oilatum Gel
carefully to get the best results from it.
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again.
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information or advice.
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worsen or do not improve.
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doctor or pharmacist.
In this leaflet:
1. What Oilatum Gel is and what it is used for
2. Before you use Oilatum Gel
3. How to use Oilatum Gel
4. Possible side effects
5. How to store Oilatum Gel
6. Further information
1. What Oilatum Gel is and what it is used for

Oilatum Gel contains a medicine called
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dermatitis.
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2. Before you use Oilatum Gel

Do not use Oilatum Gel if:
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of the other ingredients in this medicine (listed
in Section 6).
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Do not use Oilatum Gel if any of the above
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your pharmacist or doctor before using this
medicine.
3. How to use Oilatum Gel

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pharmacist, do exactly as they have told you.
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do not understand the instructions or you are
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wash or shower.
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getting this gel in your eyes or on your lips or
mouth.
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your shower or bath more slippery.
Using Oilatum Gel in the shower, bath or sink
1. Shower or wash as usual.

Gel

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as this will remove the Oilatum Gel from your
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4. Possible side effects

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effects, although not everybody gets them. The
following side effects have been reported at the
site of application in approximately 1 in 1,000
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Some of these effects can also be symptoms
of the condition you are treating. However, if
you experience any of these effects for the
first time, or you experience worsening of these
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pharmacist.
Reporting of side effects
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pharmacist or nurse. This includes any possible
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also report side effects
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effects you can help provide more information
on the safety of this medicine.
5. How to store Oilatum Gel

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which is stated on the end of the tube as EXP.
The expiry date refers to the last day of the
month.
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pharmacist how to dispose of medicines no
longer required. These measures will help to
protect the environment.
6. Further information

What Oilatum Gel contains
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polyethylene glycol 400 dilaurate,
polyoxyethylene 40 sorbitol septaoleate,
2 octadodecanol, polypropyleneglycol-2-myristyl
ether propionate, polyphenylmethyl siloxane
copolymer and floral spice (fragrance).
What Oilatum Gel looks like and contents of
the pack
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Marketing Authorisation Holder and
Manufacturer
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Stiefel, 980 Great West Road,
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of gel between your hands. Gently massage
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are applying the gel onto someone else,
your hands as well as the area being treated,
should be wet.

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Date of Preparation
January 2016.
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3. Rinse the area of application and your hands
with warm water.

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CH-UK Regulatory-GBR;
CH-United Kingdom-GBR; Stiefel

Oilatum Gel

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JMF333

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