Hydromol cream

 
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Overview

Information specific to: Hydromol cream.

About Hydromol cream and how it works

This medicine is used to treat dry skin including dry skin conditions such as eczema and dermatitis. It helps to soften and rehydrate dry skin by helping it to retain more moisture.

This medicine is available in the form of a cream which is applied on to the skin.

It is best to apply the cream immediately after washing or bathing.

Speak to your doctor if your symptoms do not improve or if they get worse during treatment with this medicine.

Before using Hydromol cream

This medicine may not be suitable for everyone and some people must never have it. Check the leaflet that comes with your medicine to make sure that the medicine is suitable before having it.

Always get advice from a healthcare professional before having this medicine if:

  • you are allergic or sensitive to or have had a reaction to any of the ingredients in the medicine

Medicines interactions

If you are taking more than one medicine they may interact with each other. This medicine is unlikely to have any important interactions. But speak to your pharmacist or doctor if you get any unusual symptoms while having this medicine with other medicines.

Possible side effects of Hydromol cream

Most medicines can cause some side-effects but not everyone having the same medicine will get the same side-effects.

The following side-effects have been associated with people having this medicine:

  • allergic reactions such as rash

Pregnancy and breast-feeding

This medicine is not known to cause any problems during pregnancy or while breast-feeding. However, as with all medicines, you should seek medical advice from your doctor before using this medicine if you are pregnant or breast-feeding.

Other important information

Make sure that you read the leaflet that comes with your medicine to check what dose you should apply and if there is anything that you need to do if you apply more than the recommended dose. If you are in any doubt about whether this medicine is suitable for you, speak to your doctor or pharmacist.

This medicine is for external use only.

Keep all medicines out of the sight and reach of children.

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