Active ingredients: aluminium sulfate
What it is used for
Helps to minimise the pain, inflammation, and itching associated with stings and bites of most insects and plants, including ants, bees, wasps, mosquitos, sandflies, sea lice, vines and nettles.
How to take it
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
- The way to take this medicine: Topical
- Store below 30 degrees Celsius
- Lifetime is 2 Years.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
Clear light grey viscous liquid
Do I need a prescription?
We are unable to tell you if you need a prescription for this medicine. You can ask your pharmacist. This medicine is Not Scheduled.
Is this medicine subsidised?
This medicine may be subsidised which may make it cheaper. To learn more about this subsidy, visit the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) website.
Kids' Health - Topics - First aid - poisons
13 11 26. Take the bottle or whatever you think the poison was in when you go to the phone so that you will be able to tell the person at the Poison Information Centre what has been swallowed. They will know if it is dangerous and can tell you what to do.
Read more on Women's and Children's Health Network website
Travel medical kit checklist - myDr.com.au
Stay safe when you are travelling with this checklist of handy health supplies. Find out what to take in your travel medical kit on myDr.com.au.
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First aid for bites and stings
Serious allergic reactions occur in approximately 2 per cent of stings from ants, bees and wasps.
Read more on WA Health website