Naseptin Nasal Cream

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Naseptin® Nasal Cream

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Dud all af this isallst carefully Mn yaw start using this mtHete ■ Keep this leaflet You may need to read it again.

•    II you have any further questions, ask your doctor or pharmacist

•    This meddm has been prescribed for you. Do not pass it on to others, it may harm them, even If their symptoms are the same as yours.

•    II any of the side effects gets serious, or if you notice any side effects not listed in this leaflet please tell your doctor or pharmacist.

The information in this Mat has been divided into the following sections:

1. What taspUit Is and what it Is used to

2. Check beta re you use Rggegta

3. How to ass Nnwtia

4. Possible elds affects

S. How to ctura Kasapth

6. Further Information

1. What Naseptln la and what !i fa aaad tor

Naseptin contains an antibiotic and a disinfectant.

Nasaptin is used to treat and prevent infections in the noss. Naseptin works by killing certain bacteria that cause infections.

2. CHdr before you sits Nweplin_|

Do not use NuepOn:

•    if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to chlortwddine dihydrochloride, neomycin sulfate, peanuts or soya or any of the other ingredients at Naseptin (see Section 8 Further information).

if the above applies to you, or if you are not sure, speak to your doctor or pharmacist before you use Naseptin.

Tatar special we with Naseptin

H yen has taring proMem If Is haportaat that you speak to your doctor before using Baseptiss, Naseptta could nshe pur hearing mem.

Also, before you use Naseptin, tell your doctor if:

• you are elderly

• the patient is a child.

If any of the above applies to you, or if you are not sure, speak to your doctor or pharmacist before you use Naseptln.

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If Naseptin is mixed with certain soaps, it may not work properly.

Avoid getting NampUn onto your eiothn or other fa totes

if this happens, do not use bleach to remove it, as brown stains may dweiop.

Taking other nwdlclnes

Please tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking or have recently taken/used any other medicines, including medicines obtained without a prescription.

Pregsancy end bfsssMwfcg

Naseptin Is unlikely in have any affect on your unborn baby or on breast-feeding. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking any medicine.

important iufonmrtton about toma of the ligradiants of Nsteptln

Naseptln contains Arachls (peanut) oil. If you am aiierglc to peanut or soya, do not use Naseptln.

This product contains cetostearyl alcohol which may cause local skin reactions, tor example contact dermatitis.

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Always use Naseptin exactly as your doctor Ibs told you to. You should check with your doctor or pharmacist if you ana not sure. Place a small amount of the cream on the tip of your little finger and carefully apply Inside one nostril. Repeat for the other nostril.

Prawntlng Infections

Use NnggMn twice a day to prevent infection.

TSssllitjj inactions

Use Naseptin 4 times a day to treat infection. Treatment is usually for 10 days.

The amount you should use is the same for children, adults and the elderiy.

Naseptin is only to be used inside your nose. Do not use it in your eyes or eats.

What to tie if you taka mare H aseptic TV* y*u stall!

If you accidental^ use too much cream, or someone else uses or swallows any of the cream, you should tell your doctor at once or contact your nearest accident and emergency department Show any leftover cream or Hie empty container to the doctor.

if ytu forget to use Haseptta

If you forget to apply a dose, apply it as soon % possible, unless it is almost time to apply the nerd dose. Then go on as before. Do not apply a double dose.

If you have any further questions on the use of this product, ask your doctor or pharmacist.

4.    Possible side effects    j

Do not worry. Like all medicines, Naseprtln can cause side effects, although not everyone gets them. Naseptin sometimes causes the allowing side effects In some people:

Till your doctor or sontact pur neatest Hospital Might way If you notice or sospest my of the following syaptow. You may need argent medial mm.

*    Signs of a severe allergic reaction such as:

-    swelling of the face, tongue or throat

-    difficulty breathing

-    dizziness

-    severe irritation, reddening or blistering of your skin.

Other possible side effects include:

*    irritation of the skin

*    bearing problems

*    kidney problems (pain when you pass water, blood in your urine).

*    if you use Naseptin for a long time, it may cause allergic skin reactions {redness or itching)

■ temporary loss of your sense of smell or taste.

If they are severe or last for more than a few days, tell your doctor.

Reporting of olds affects

If you get any side effects, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.

This includes ary possible side effects riot listed In this leaflet. You can also report side effects directly via the Internet at wwwmhr& By reporting side effects you ran help provide more information on the safety of this medicine.

5.    How te store NasapHs_

Keep out of the reach and sight of children.

Do not use Naseptin after the expiry date which is stated on the tube. The expiry date refers to the last day of that month.

Do not store Naseptin above 30*C, Keep the tubs tightly closed.

Do not use Naseptin if you notice a change in the colour or feel of the cream.

Medicines should not be disposed of via wastewater or household waste. Ask your pharmacist on how to dispose of medicines no longer required. These measures will help prefect the environment

fi. Further Information What si in Naseptin?

The active ingredients in this medicine are chlorhexidine dihydrochioride 0.1 % wfw and neomycin sulfate 0.5% wNt.

The cither ingredients are amcfiis (peanut) oil, oatosfearyf aicohoi/ethylene oxide condensate, cetostearyt alcohol and water. What KnapHa lotka Ilka anil statute el the peek NaeepSn is a smooth, white cream.

Naseptin comes in aluminium tubes oi I5g (grams).

Martatint MtartnAm Holder and Manufacturer

The product licence holder is: Alliance Pharmaceuticals Limited, Avsnbririge House, Chippenham, Wiltshire, SN15 2BB, UK. Naseptin is manufactured by: Laboratoires Chemineau, Vouvray, Franca.

The information in this leaflet applies only to Naseptin. If you have any questions or you are not sure about anything, ask your doctor or a pharmacist.

This lee Bet was last revised In: September20i6.

Naseptin is a registered trademark of Alliance Pharmaceuticals Limited.

Alliance and associated devices are registered trademarks of Alliance Pharmaceuticals Limited.

©Alliance Pharmaceuticals Limited 2016.

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