A non-greasy, non-staining cream for the relief of itching and skin irritation caused by:
Hives, nettle rashes
Insect bites & stings
Suitable for adults and children; consult your doctor before use on children under 3 years of age.
You must be at least 16 years old to purchase this product.
How to use
Please read the package information before use.
Apply to the affected area 2 – 3 times daily. Irritation will be relieved for 6 to 10 hours.
If symptons persist consult your doctor.
Eurax can be used for children.
For children under 3 years of age consult your doctor before use and do not apply more than once a day.
Hazards and Cautions
Fire hazard. Do not smoke or go near naked flames; clothing & bedding with this product dried on them can catch fire easily.
Do not use: In or around the eyes, on broken skin, for weeping skin conditions or if you are sensitive to any of the ingredients. Do not 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.
Cautions: Eurax Cream is not recommended in pregnancy. Consult your doctor or pharmacist before using Eurax Cream if you are breastfeeding, or suffering from genital itching. Eurax Cream should only be used under the direction of your doctor. This product contains stearyl alcohol which may cause local skin reactions (e.g. contact dermatitis) and methyl hydroxybenzoate which may cause allergic reactions (possibly delayed).
Unwanted effects: Eurax Cream may cause difficulty in breathing or swallowing; swelling of the face, lips, tongue or throat; severe itching of the skin with a red rash or raised bumps.
Although uncommon, itching may occur. Also rare are the following side effects: Rash, itchy rash, skin reddening, eczema and swelling of the face or throat.
Use this medicine only on your skin.
If Eurax is accidentally swallowed, contact your nearest hospital casualty department or tell your doctor immediately.
Keep all medicines out of the sight and reach of children.
Do not store above 25°C. Do not use after the expiry date given on the end flap.
This is a medicine;
Consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have an underlying medical condition, are taking any other medication or complementary therapy, or if symptoms persist
Seek advice before using if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or suffer from allergies
Active Ingredients: Crotamiton 10% w/w
Also contains: Methyl Hydroxybenzoate E218, Phenylethyl Alcohol, Glycerol, Triethanolamine, Sodium Lauryl Sulphate, Ethylene Glycol Monostearate, Stearyl Alcohol, Strong Ammonia Solution, Stearic Acid, Hard Paraffin, White Beeswax, Purified Water and Perfume.