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Logo DRICLOR®

BASED ON PATIENT INSTRUCTION LEAFLET:

SCHEDULING STATUS:
Unscheduled

PROPRIETARY NAME
(and dosage form):

DRICLOR®

COMPOSITION:
Driclor contains
Aluminium Chloride Hexahydrate USP 20% w/w (185 mg/mL) in alcohol.

PHARMACOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION:
Antiperspirant

INDICATIONS:
Driclor is indicated for the treatment of excessive perspiration of the underarms, the hands and the feet.

CONTRA-INDICATIONS:
{not given}

DOSAGE AND DIRECTIONS FOR USE:
IMPORTANT:
Follow these instructions carefully. If there is anything you are not sure about, ask your doctor.

Instructions for use:
Before using DRICLOR
1. Ensure the affected areas are perfectly dry before applying DRICLOR. Do not apply to broken or irritated skin.
2. Do not bathe the affected areas just before using DRICLOR. Allow at least one hour after bathing.
3. Do not use a hair removal cream or shave the armpits 24 hours before or after using the product.
How and when to use DRICLOR
1. Apply last thing at night when completely relaxed.
2. Make sure the skin is perfectly dry before applying DRICLOR.
3. The next morning, wash and dry the areas you have treated. Do not re-apply DRICLOR again during the day.
4. At first, you should use DRICLOR each night until sweating stops during the day. You may then find you can cut down its use to twice weekly and then to once weekly and possibly even less often.
5. DRICLOR may cause temporary irritation or redness. If this troubles you, stop using DRICLOR for a while, and if necessary consult your doctor.

SIDE-EFFECTS AND SPECIAL PRECAUTIONS:
DRICLOR is FOR EXTERNAL USE ONLY
Do not apply DRICLOR on or near eyes or mouth.
Avoid direct contact of DRICLOR with polished metal surfaces.
Avoid direct contact with clothing.
Plastic sheet may be used between the skin and nightclothes for added protection.

KNOWN SYMPTOMS OF OVERDOSAGE AND PARTICULARS OF ITS TREATMENT:
{not given}

IDENTIFICATION:
Driclor is a clear colourless solution.

PRESENTATION:
Roll-on

STORAGE INSTRUCTIONS:
Always replace cap tightly after use.
Keep the bottle upright in a cool place below 25°.
DRICLOR is inflammable. Avoid a naked flame.
KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.

NAME AND BUSINESS ADDRESS OF THE APPLICANT:
Stiefel Laboratories (UK) Ltd
Wooburn Green, Bucks., England.
Stiefel Laboratories Pty Ltd.
Sydney, NSW, Australia.

PL 0174/0044 POM
PA 144/12/1 
Reg. Vic. No 20419 
DATE OF PUBLICATION OF THIS PACKAGE INSERT:
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0188 ® Registered Trade Mark 7035B


Driclor®

Patient Instruction Leaflet

Driclor is a clear, colourless solution which is indicated for the treatment of excessive perspiration of the underarms, the hands and the feet.

IMPORTANT:
Follow these instructions carefully.
If there is anything
you are not sure about,
ask your doctor.

COMPOSITION:
Driclor contains
Aluminium Chloride
Hexahydrate
USP 20% w/w
(185 mg/mL) in alcohol.

OTHER ADVICE

  1 DRICLOR is FOR EXTERNAL USE ONLY
  2 Keep out of reach of children
  3 Do not apply DRICLOR on or near eyes or mouth.
  4 Always replace cap tightly after use.
  5 Keep the bottle upright in a cool place below 25°.
  6 DRICLOR is inflammable. Avoid a naked flame.
  7 Avoid direct contact of DRICLOR
    with polished metal surfaces.
  8 Avoid direct contact with clothing.
Plastic sheet may be used between the skin and
nightclothes for added protection.
STIEFEL

PL 0174/0044 POM
PA 144/12/1 
Reg. Vic. No 20419 

Stiefel Laboratories (UK) Ltd
Wooburn Green, Bucks., England.
Stiefel Laboratories Pty Ltd.
Sydney, NSW, Australia.



0188 ® Registered Trade Mark 7035B

DRICLOR

Instructions for use

Before using DRICLOR

1. Ensure the affected areas are perfectly dry before applying DRICLOR. Do not apply to broken or irritated skin.
2. Do not bathe the affected areas just before using DRICLOR. Allow at least one hour after bathing.
3. Do not use a hair removal cream or shave the armpits 24 hours before or after using the product.


How and when
to use DRICLOR

1. Apply last thing at night when completely relaxed.
2. Make sure the skin is perfectly dry before applying DRICLOR.
3. The next morning, wash and dry the areas you have treated. Do not re-apply DRICLOR again during the day.
4. At first, you should use DRICLOR each night until sweating stops during the day. You may then find you can cut down its use to twice weekly and then to once weekly and possibly even less often.
5. DRICLOR may cause temporary irritation or redness. If this troubles you, stop using DRICLOR for a while, and if necessary consult your doctor.

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