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Anbesol Cold Sore Therapy Ointment (Wyeth)

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  • Active Ingredients:

    Allantoin .....................1%,

    Benzocaine............... 20%,

    Camphor.................... 3%,

    White petrolatum ....64.9%


    • temporarily relieves pain associated with fever blisters and cold sores
    • relieves dryness and softens fever blisters and cold sores


       For external use only

    Allergy alert:    Do not use this product if you have a history of allergy to local anesthetics such as procaine, butacaine, benzocaine, or other "caine" anesthetics.

    Do not use over deep or puncture wounds, infections, or lacerations. Consult a doctor.

    When using this product · avoid contact with the eyes

    · do not exceed recommended dosage

    Stop use and ask a doctor if

    • condition worsens
    • symptoms persist for more than 7 days
    • symptoms clear up and occur again within a few days

    Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.


    • to open tube, cut tip of the tube on score mark with scissors
    • adults and children 2 years of age and older: apply to the affected area not more than 3 to 4 times daily
    • children under 12 years of age: adult supervision should be given in the use of this product
    • children under 2 years of age: consult a doctor


    Safety Sealed Tube.

    Do Not Use if tube tip is cut prior to opening.

    Inactive Ingredients:    aloe extract, benzyl alcohol, butylparaben, glyceryl stearate, isocetyl stearate, menthol, methylparaben, propylparaben, sodium lauryl sulfate, vitamin E, white wax

    Other Information:

    • store at 20-25°C (68-77°F)

    How Supplied:    0.33 oz Tube

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