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TESCO MEDICATED VERRUCA TREATMENT
Active substance(s): SALICYLIC ACID
4 MEDICATED PLASTERS
T E D A ND 1 P RPLASTER
O T E CT IV E P LA STER
Keep out of the reach and sight of children.
Storage and ingredients
Each medicated verruca plaster contains Active Ingredient Salicylic Acid 10% w/w.
Also contains Vegetable Triglyceride, Microcrystalline Petroleum Wax.
Store in the original packaging at less than 30°C, away from direct sources of heat and humidity.
the removal of Verrucas.
For external use only.
Do not use:- if you are diabetic
- if skin close to the verruca is inflamed
- if you are using any other medicated
product to treat your verruca
- to treat more than 3 verrucas at a time
- for any other purpose than the
removal of verrucas
- if you are allergic to any of the
- if you have gangrene
- after the expiry date
Seek medical advice before use:- on children under 6 or adults over 50
to check that the condition is a verruca
- if you have a circulatory disorder
- if you are pregnant
Date of Information December 2016
1. For better adhesion clean and dry
2. Take a medicated plaster from its
sachet and remove the backing
3. Firmly apply the medicated plaster,
ensuring that the paste is over the
4. Change the medicated plaster every
two days, cleaning the surrounding
area and gently removing any dead
skin. Repeat this treatment until all
4 medicated plasters have been
used over an 8 day period.
5. When the 4th medicated plaster
has been removed, cover the area
with the protective plaster to allow
healing and prevent infection.
Wait for 4 weeks before repeating
treatment if the verruca has not
Possible Side Effects
While using this product a mild degree of
soreness may be experienced, especially
if the verruca is on a weight bearing area
of the foot.
Occasionally local irritation or
dermatitis (skin rash) may occur.
If this happens remove the plaster,
clean and dry the area and cover with
the protective plaster. Do not repeat
If symptoms persist consult your
10% w/w medicated plaster
Directions for Use
Manufacturer and product licence holder
Cuxson Gerrard & Co. Ltd.,
Broadwell Road, Oldbury, West Midlands
B69 4BF, England.
10% w/w Medicated Plaster
Verruca Caps medicated plasters contain
a Salicylic Acid paste that helps to
remove verrucas while a felt ring relieves
Carnation is a registered trade mark.
Reporting of side effects
If you get any side effects, talk to your doctor, pharmacist or nurse.
This includes any possible side effects not listed on this pack.
You can also report side effects directly via the Yellow Card Scheme at: www.mhra.gov.uk/
Carnation Verruca Caps
Source: Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency
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