Oilatum Bath Formula is a moisturising emollient that has been developed for dry skin
It soothes and hydrates to provide relief from dryness and leaves skin soft. suitable for daily use.
HOW TO USE
Oilatum Bath formula should always be used with water, either added to the water or applied to wet skin.
Add 1-3 capfuls to an 8-inch bath of water, soak for 10-20 minutes. Pat dry.
Add ½-2 capfuls to a basin of water, Apply gently over entire body with a sponge. Pat dry.
Rub a small amount of oil into wet skin. Rinse and pat dry.
Where conditions permit, and particularly in cases of extensive areas of dry skin, Oilatum Emollient should be used as a bath oil, ensuring complete coverage by immersion. In addition to the therapeutic benefits, this method of use provides a means of sedating tense patients, particularly relevant in cases of acute pruritic dermatoses where relaxation of tension appears to relieve symptoms.
The product is suitable for use in adults, children and the elderly.
Special warnings and precautions for use
The patient should be advised to use care to avoid slipping in the bath. If a rash or skin irritation occurs, stop using the product and consult your doctor.
Oilatum bath formula should be used with caution in patients with a known sensitivity or allergy to light liquid paraffin (LLP) or to any of the excipients in the preparation.
Instruct patients not to smoke or go near naked flames – risk of severe burns. Fabric (clothing, bedding, dressings etc) that has been in contact with this product burns more easily and is a serious fire hazard. Washing clothing and bedding may reduce product build-up but not totally remove it.
Pregnancy and lactation
There are no data on the use of Oilatum Bath Formula on human fertility.
No effects during pregnancy are anticipated, since systemic exposure to Oilatum Bath Formula is expected to be low.
It is not known if Oilatum Bath Formula is excreted in human milk. Risk to the infant is likely to be low since systemic exposure is low. Patients should be advised to ensure that any residual product is fully washed off the breast prior to breast-feeding.
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