Stingose is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) aluminium sulfate. On this page you will find out more about Stingose, including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)
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Active ingredient in this medicine: aluminium sulfate
Pack size information
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Information for medicine and pack size:
Stingose 20% spray solution, 100 mL
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What this medicine is 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.
Table of characteristics
|Visual appearance||Clear light grey viscous liquid|
|Dosage Form||Spray, solution|
|Route of administration||Topical|
100mL: Not scheduled. Not considered by committee
25mL: Not scheduled. Not considered by committee
There is one type of pack available.
Pack type 1
|Storage temperature||Store below 30 degrees Celsius|
|Storage conditions||No information available|
|Life time||2 Years|
We were unable to verify that this medicine is available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme). Please consult your pharmacist if you need further information
The PBS provides a list of government subsidised medicines available to be dispensed to patients. Further information can be found on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme website.
Is this medication banned in sport?
Check if you can use your medicine whilst playing sport. Search the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) database that provides information about the prohibited status of specific medications and/or the active ingredient based on the current World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Prohibited List.
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