Brand name: Calamine (Sanofi-Aventis) TM
Active ingredients: calamine + zinc oxide
What it is used for
Calamine lotion temporarily relieves the discomfort and itchiness of minor skin irritations such as: sunburn, mosquito and insect bites.
How to take it
The way to take this medicine is: Topical. This medicine is applied directly to the surface of the skin.
- Store below 30 degrees Celsius
- Shelf lifetime is 24 Months.
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
A pale pink suspension.
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
Reporting side effects
You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.
You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems