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Care Tea Tree Oil 100%

PIP Code: 404-9870

GSL

Stimulating and Refreshing

Care Tea Tree Oil is a traditional herbal medicinal product used for the treatment of minor skin conditions

Care Tea Tree Oil 100% is a traditional herbal medicinal product for the treatment of small superficial wounds, insect bites, small boils and mild acne. It can also be used for symptomatic treatment of minor inflammation of the mouth and relief of itching and irritation of mild athlete’s foot.

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100% Tea Tree Oil
all-ages
Suitable for children, adults, and the elderly
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10ml Liquid

More about this product

  • Directions for use
  • Prescribing Information

Directions for use

If the symptoms worsen, or persist for more than one week during the use of the medicinal product, a doctor or a qualified healthcare practitioner should be consulted.

For the treatment of small boils (furuncles and mild acne)

  • 25 to 30 drops of essential oil stirred in 100 ml of lukewarm water to be applied as an impregnated dressing to the affected areas of the skin
  • Undiluted essential oil to be applied to the boil using a cotton bud 2 to 3 times daily

For the relief of itching and irritation in cases of mild athlete’s foot

  • 6 to 10 drops of essential oil in an appropriate volume of warm water to cover the feet
  • Soak feet for 5 to 10 minutes a day
  • Undiluted essential oil to be applied to the affected area using a cotton bud 2 to 3 times daily

Duration of use

  • Not to be used for more than one month
  • If the symptoms worsen, or persist during the use of the medicinal product, a doctor or a qualified healthcare practitioner should be consulted

Oromucosal use

  • For the treatment of minor inflammation of the oral mucosa
  • 6 to 10 drops of essential oil to be mixed in 100 ml of water and used as a mouth rinse or gargle 2 to 3 times daily

Prescribing Information

Product Authorisation Holder:Thornton & Ross Ltd., Linthwaite, Huddersfield, HD7 5QH, UK
Legal classification:GSL
Product name:Care Tea Tree Oil 100%
Ingredients:Each drop contains 100% Tea tree oil (Melaleuca alternifolia (Maiden and Betch) Cheel)
Indications:A traditional herbal medicinal product used for the treatment of small superficial wounds, insect bites, small boils (furuncles and mild acne), for the symptomatic treatment of minor inflammation of the oral mucosa and for the relief of itching and irritation in cases of mild athlete’s foot, based on traditional use only.
Information about this product, including adverse reactions, precautions, contra-indications, and method of use can be found at:https://www.medicines.org.uk/emc/product/8072/smpc

 

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    Consumer Benefits

Consumer Benefits

  • Wide variety of uses
  • Can be used for treatment of small superficial wounds, insect bites, small boils and mild acne
  • Symptomatic treatment of treatment of minor inflammation of the mouth
  • Relief from itching and irritation of mild athlete’s foot

Did you know?

  • Tea tree oil, also known as melaleuca oil, is an essential oil distilled from the leaves of the native Australian plant Melaleuca alternifolia.
  • New REACH regulations now in force (June 2018) – only compliant TTO can enter the UK market but as a cosmetic with no medicinal claims

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