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Boots Corn Paint and Pads
Salicylic acid BP 12.5% w/v
To soften corns for easy removal
External use only
Adults, the elderly and children:
Apply liberally to top and side of corn. Apply once or twice daily for 4 to 7 nights then soak foot in warm water and lift out the corn with a nail file or something similar.
Sensitivity to salicylic acid
To be used with care on large areas of skin. Diabetics should consult their doctor about foot problems. Corn Solvent should be washed off normal skin immediately. Highly inflammable, do not use near fire or flame.
Replace cap securely after use and store below 250C away from heat. For external use only.
No known contraindications. However, as with all medicines, use with caution.
May cause dermatitis. Application to large areas may produce symptoms of acute systemic poisoning.
The quantity of salicylic acid per bottle is below the maximum dose and therefore should give no symptoms of overdosage. However, Corn Solvent does contain acetone which could give rise to symptoms of solvent abuse, treatment consists of removing the patient to fresh air and assisting respiration if necessary.
Salicylic acid has kerolytic properties. Externally, it produces slow and painless destruction of the epithelium when applied in the form of a paint in a collodian base.
Amyl acetate, pyroxylin 65% w/w. acetone
Incompatible with iodine, iron salts and oxidising substances
36 months unopened.
Store below 25 °C
6.5 Nature and contents of container
5ml, 6ml or 8ml: flint vial fitted with R414 PEG cap with a plastic applicator.
Ayrton Saunders Ltd 9 Arkwright Road Astmoor Industrial Estate Runcorn
Cheshire WA7 1NU
8 MARKETING AUTHORISATION NUMBER(S)
9 DATE OF FIRST AUTHORISATION/RENEWAL OF THE
12/3/1990 / 24/5/1996
10 DATE OF REVISION OF THE TEXT