Please refer to the Summary of Product Characteristics (SmPC) for full details of Prescribing Information.
Sudocrem Antiseptic Healing Cream Abbreviated Prescribing Information.
Presentation: Emulsified water in oil cream. Indications: In the treatment of nappy rash, eczema, bedsores, acne, minor burns, surface wounds, sunburn and chilblains. Dosage and administration: Apply a thin layer with suitable covering where necessary. Renew application as required. No distinction is required between indications or between adults, children and the elderly. Contraindications: Hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients. Precautions and warnings: For external use only and should not be allowed to come into contact with the eyes and the mucous membranes. Healthcare professionals should 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. Contains sodium benzoate which may cause local irritation and may increase jaundice (yellowing of the skin and eyes) in newborn babies. Interactions: None known. Pregnancy and lactation: There are no known contraindications. Effects on ability to drive and use machines: Not applicable. Adverse reactions: Side effects include local hypersensitivity occasionally. Consult the Summary of Product Characteristics in relation to other side effects. Overdose: No cases of overdose has been reported. If large amounts are swallowed accidentally, this may cause vomiting, diarrhoea, CNS stimulation and convulsions. Symptomatic treatment should be provided. Price: 60g £2.49, 125g £2.99, 175g £3.99 250g £6.99, 400g £9.99. Legal category: GSL. Marketing Authorisation Number: PL 00289/2299. Marketing Authorisation Holder: Teva UK Limited, Brampton Road, Hampden Park, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN22 9AG. Job Code: MED-GB-00008. Date of Preparation: November 2020.