Salatac (salicylic acid and lactic acid) Gel 8g

Salatac (salicylic acid and lactic acid) Gel 8g

Salatac aids the removal of warts, verrucas, corns and calluses More Details
£2.65
SKU Code: Salatac (salicylic acid and lactic acid) Gel 8g
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WARNING: Do not take more than the recommended dose. For external use only. Do not apply to broken skin, cuts and grazes. Do not use Salatac Gel: If you are allergic to salicylic acid, lactic acid or any of the other ingredients If you have diabetes If you have poor blood circulation on the skin surrounding, particularly if it is inflamed or broken on moles, birthmarks, unusual warts with hair growth on your face on warts in the anal or genital region

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Description

Warts and verrucas are caused by a type of virus resulting in small excessive growths of skin

  • Warts appear often on fingers, or the back of the hands. They can be identified by the rough “cauliflower-like” appearance of the surface.
  • Verrucas are often only on the sole of the foot. They can be painful and appear as small white ring of skin with a black dot in the centre.

The virus is very infectious and the warts and verrucas are likely to spread, particularly if left untreated. It can also be transferred from one person to another.

Corns and calluses have a hard, thick pads of skin and are more likely to appear on the feet but can also occur on the hands. They are caused by pressure and friction such as to poorly fitting shoes.

Salatac contains the active ingredients salicylic acid and lactic acid which effectively treats warts, verruca’s, corns and calluses by softening the skin. Once softened it can be removed by pumice stone or emery board.
 

How to use Salatac Gel 

Before using first time:

  1. Hold the tube upright and unscrew the combined white and yellow nozzle
  2. Remove the red cap and keep tube upright for 30 seconds
  3. Without squeezing or over-gripping, in the upright position:

- Replace white and yellow nozzle

- Tighten it to pierce the top of the tube

- Loosen briefly to release any pressure and retighten

To use the Gel 

  1. Soak the affected area for 2-3 minutes in warm water 
  2. Dry gently using a towel
  3. Remove the protective yellow cap
  4. Carefully apply a thin layer (1-2 drops) but avoid getting it onto the surrounding skin
  5. Leave gel to dry and form small white patch. Replace yellow cap on tube.
  6. After 24 hours, peel/pick the patch carefully off the skin

 - Apply further gel

-  If can't remove the patch just reapply on top of it 

    7.  Once a week, before reapplying, gently rub the affected with an emery board provided, or a pumice stone 

Some warts and verruca’s can require up to 12 weeks treatment before they disappear. If they don’t talk to your doctor or pharmacist.

Do not share your towel, emery board or pumice stone as the infection may spread to others.

If the gel gets on unaffected skin wipe it off immediately.

This product can be used during pregnancy and while breast-feeding

Possible side effects:

  • You may feel a slight tingling sensation and/or some mild tenderness at the treated area. This is usually temporary.
  • In rare cases it may appear as a temporary blemish on the skin

If you have any further questions about this product call our Browns Online Professional Pharmacist on 02476 364 586

Ingredients

Active Ingredients: salicylic acid (12.0% w/w) and lactic acid (4.0% w/w). 

Other Ingredients: camphor, pyroxylin, ethanol and ethyl acetate.

Delivery

Delivery and Returns

Postage and Packaging

Postage and packing will be added to the cost of your order and will depend on

  • The total cost of the items you order
  • The delivery option you choose
  • Items may be dispatched separately (P&P only charged once)
  • Delivery times are estimated. Notify us if your delivery does not arrive within 10 days.

Standard Delivery

  • Standard postage and packing on all orders up to £35 - £3.99
  • FREE standard postage and packaging on all orders over £35 (Includes the cost payable for any prescriptions in the same order)
  • Orders are sent by Royal Mail 1st Class post.
  • Your delivery may require a signature.
  • Orders are dispatched within 1 working day and are normally delivered to your chosen address within 3 working days.

Express Delivery

  • Next Day Delivery will cost £5.99 and will only be offered if all items in your basket are available for Next Day delivery.
  • Orders placed before 2pm Mon-Fri will be delivered the Next Day,
  • Orders placed after 2pm Mon-Fri will be delivered the following working day.
  • Please note Next Day Delivery is only available to mainland UK.

Delivery with your next prescription 

  • Receive your item in your next prescription delivery or collection from one our stores across the West Midlands. 
  • To be eligible for this service you must be signed up to our repeat prescription collection or delivery service with a branch, if you wish to sign up to this service click here
  • We will send your item to the branch and inform you when it is ready for collection or due to be delivered out with your prescription.

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