- Blistex Cold Sore Cream is a clinically proven treatment for the early stages of recurrent cold sores on the lips. It contains docosanol which works differently to other treatments in the early stages of a cold sore.
- Aids healing
- Starts to work from first tingle
- Suppresses the cold sore virus
- Anti-viral treatment
- Pack size: 2G
1g Cream contains 100mg (10%) Docosanol, Also contains Sucrose Stearates, Light Mineral Oil, Propylene Glycol, Benzyl Alcohol, Purified Water
Do not store above 25°C. Do not use after the expiry date shown on the tube and carton and use within 6 months of opening the tube.
Preparation and Usage
- For full details read and retain the enclosed patient information leaflet.
- Directions for use - adults and adolescents aged 12 years and over: At the first sign of a recurrent cold sore, apply to the affected area 5 times a day, at approximately 3 hourly intervals until healed, for a maximum of 10 days. Do not start treatment with cream at the stage of an already developed blister or ulcer.
- Warnings and precautions:
- Do not use if sensitive to docosanol or any of the other ingredients.
- Do not use and consult your doctor if you have a weakened immune system.
- For use on the skin only.
- Avoid getting the cream into the eyes.
- If symptoms do not improve after 10 days, or if they worsen, consult your doctor.
- Keep all medicines out of reach and sight of children.
Name and address
- Blistex Inc.,
- 1800 Swift Drive,
- Oak Brook,
- Ceuta Healthcare,
- Hill House,
- 41 Richmond Hill,
- BH2 6HS.
Warnings and precautions: Do not use if sensitive to docosanol or any of the other ingredients. Do not use and consult your doctor if you have a weakened immune system. For use on the skin only. Avoid getting the cream into the eyes. If symptoms do not improve after 10 days, or if they worsen, consult your doctor. Keep all medicines out of reach and sight of children.
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