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Hirudoid cream is used for bruises and swelling, treatment of scars and various inflammatory conditions of the veins. It is also used for accidental injury such as contusions, sprains and haematomas. Hirudoid helps to loosen the scar tissue which helps with the improvement of scars.
DIRECTIONS: Rub in 3 to 5cm of cream once or twice daily (leaflet enclosed for full instructions).
INGREDIENTS: Heparinoid (Mucopolysaccharide polysulfuric acid ester) bovine 3mg/g
Contains 2mg/g hydroxybenzoates as preservative.
PRECAUTIONS: Keep away from eyes.
Do not apply to broken or irritated skin.
If unexpected bleeding should occur, consult your doctor.
Very occasionally Hirudoid will cause reddening of the skin in some patients. In this case treatment with Hirudoid should be stopped.
For external use only.
Store below 25 degrees celsius.