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Calmoseptine Ointment - 2.5 Oz Tube

$5.39

Calmoseptine Ointment - 2.5 Oz Tube

$5.39
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Calmoseptine Ointment - 2.5 Oz

Features:

  • Calmoseptine Ointment Tube - a moisture barrier that prevents and helps heal skin irritations from urine, diarrhea, perspiration, wound drainage (peri-wound skin), feeding tube site leakage, fistula drainage.
  • Calmoseptine Ointment Tube excellent first aid for minor burns, cuts, and scrapes. Temporarily relieves discomfort and itching.

Ingredients:

  • Active Ingredients:Zinc Oxide, Menthol
  • Inactive Ingredients:Thymol, Lanolin, Sodium Bicarbonate, Phenol, Calamine, Chlorothymol, Glycerin in a Suitable Ointment Base.

Directions:
For use on reddened skin from incontinence:

  • Gently clean the skin with a mild skin cleanser and / or water.
  • Rinse with clean water (unless using a no-rinse cleanser).
  • Pat the area dry with a clean towel.
  • Apply a small amount of Calmoseptine Ointment to cover the area completely.
  • Repeat after each bowel movement or when skin becomes wet with urine or drainage.
    For use on open wet skin from incontinence:
  • Gently clean the skin with Normal Saline or wound cleanser.
  • Pat the area dry with a clean towel.
  • Apply a thin layer of Calmoseptine Ointment to the whole area. If there are areas that are very weepy, the Calmoseptine Ointment may not stick.
  • Apply a light dusting of stoma powder (Convatec or Hollister) to red, weepy area. Blow or gently dust away the excess powder.
  • Gently place a layer of Calmoseptine Ointment over the powdered area.
  • Apply another light coating of the powder over the Calmoseptine Ointment.
  • Repeat after each bowel movement or when skin becomes wet with urine or drainage.

Warnings:

  • For external use only.
  • Not for deep or puncture wounds.
  • Avoid contact with eyes.
  • Keep out of reach of children. In case of accidental ingestion contact a physician or poison control center immediately.If condition worsens or does not improve within 7 days, consult a doctor

Customer Question & Answers:

How does Calmoseptine work so well?

Calmoseptine Ointment acts as a barrier to protect skin from moisture and irritating substances.  This barrier function also helps protect the skin from drying out.  In addition it has ingredients that help to draw moisture away from too moist or inflamed areas.  Thus, it helps to maintain a healthy moisture balance for your skin.

 Can I use it on my baby?

Calmoseptine was originally developed for use on infants.  We do not recommend that it be used on premature newborns.

 How often should I use Calmoseptine?

In adults and children Calmoseptine Ointment can be used as often as needed to provide protection and relief. On newborn infants under a month (neonates), we recommend using it only 4 times a day and not to cover more than 1/8th of the body.

 How much should I use each time? 

It only takes a thin layer for Calmoseptine to be effective.  In most cases, using too much will not cause any problems but it can be messy.  Under ostomy appliances only a very small amount should be used and it must be rubbed in well or the wafer will not adhere.

 I have allergies.  Can I use your ointment?

We have had very few reports of allergic reactions to Calmoseptine Ointment.  Calmoseptine does not contain Latex or any "food products" such as nut, nut oils, wheat, gluten, fish oils or dairy derivatives.  People with allergies to Lanolin or Menthol may react to Calmoseptine.

 Where can I safely use Calmoseptine Ointment?

Calmoseptine Ointment was formulated for use on intact or mildly damaged skin.  We do not recommend using it in deep wounds nor on mucous membranes.  However, many people have used it without problems on skin transitional areas, close to mucous membranes.  These include on the lips, around the anus and around the vaginal opening in women.  Calmoseptine Ointment should not be used in or around the eyes.

 Where can I buy Calmoseptine Ointment?

Any pharmacy can obtain Calmoseptine Ointment through their usual distributors, but it is unlikely that you will find us on the shelves. Often the pharmacy will have Calmoseptine Ointment behind the counter or they will special order it for you.

Note: Image and Description may vary from actual product due to Continuous Manufacturer Product updates. We recommend that you do not rely solely on the information presented and that you always read labels, warnings, and directions before using or consuming a product

 

 

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