Miniderm 20% Glycerol Cream
WHAT MINIDERM IS AND WHAT IT IS USED FOR
Miniderm is a white emollient cream that contains 20% glycerol. Glycerol has water-binding properties, which contribute to the normalization of dry skin.
Miniderm is used to treat dry skin.
BEFORE YOU USE MINIDERM
Do not use Miniderm
– if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to glycerol or any of the other ingredients of Miniderm.
Pregnancy and breastfeeding
Miniderm can be used during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
Driving and using machines
Miniderm does not affect the ability to drive or use machines.
Important information about some of the ingredients of Miniderm
Miniderm cream contains:
- cetostearyl alcohol, which may cause local skin reactions (eg contact dermatitis).
- ethyl and methyl parahydroxybenzoate, which may cause allergic reactions (possibly delayed).
HOW TO USE MINIDERM
Cream one is lubricated if necessary, preferably several times daily and always after contact with water. Apply as much cream as the skin can absorb without it feeling sticky.
POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS
Like all medicines, Miniderm can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them.
Common (more than 1 in 100 users): local transient burning, itching, tingling, and redness.
If any of the side effects gets serious, or if you notice any side effects not listed in this leaflet, please tell your doctor or pharmacist.
HOW TO STORE MINIDERM
Do not store above 25° C.
Keep out of sight and reach of children.
Do not use this medicine after the expiry date which is stated on the carton.
– The active substance is glycerol 200 mg / g.
The other ingredients are hydrogenated rapeseed oil, cholesterol, glycerol monostearate, macrogol stearate, cetostearyl alcohol, dimethicone, liquid paraffin, solid paraffin, petrolatum, ethyl parahydroxybenzoate (E 214), methyl parahydroxybenzoate (E 218).
What the medicine looks like and contents of the pack
What the drug looks like White cream
A plastic tube (polyethylene), 100 g, with a snap cap.
A plastic tube (polyethylene), 210 g, with a snap cap.
Plastic jar (polypropylene) with pump, 380 g.
Plastic jar (polypropylene) with pump, 500 g.
600 g containing plastic jar (polypropylene) with pump, 500 g + plastic tube (polyethylene), 100 g, with snap cap.
Not all pack sizes may be marketed.
Marketing Authorization Holder and Manufacturer
ACO Hud Nordic AB, Box 622, 194 26 Upplands Väsby, Sweden
Medgenix Benelux NV, Vliegveld 21, B-8560 Wevelgem, Belgium