Description of LINOTAR Gel 1% for Psoriasis and Eczema
Linotar Gel 1% for psoriasis and eczema offers a clean, first-line topical coal tar treatment. It is used to treat psoriasis and eczema skin symptoms such as flaking, itching, dryness, redness and scaling. Please note that this medication does not cure psoriasis skin symptoms; it only relieves the symptoms temporarily. It can safely be used in combination with other products, or as a stand-alone treatment.
– For effective treatment and relief of psoriasis and eczema
– Repairs, hydrates and restores the skin barrier
– Formulated with the uniquely patented MZL Emzaloid™ Technology
– Reduces the number and size of psoriasis and eczema lesions
– Reduces skin flaking and scaling
– Maximum itch relief
– Clinically proven
Linotar Gel 1% is equivalent to the Exorex Gel 1% Penetrating Emulsion from North America that has been discontinued and similar to Exorex Lotion 5% w/w that is marketed in the United Kindom, Ireland. It is the cornerstone of the Linotar Range Treatment System. It contains the active substance emulsified coal tar in a unique trans dermal delivery base that enhances penetration through the layers of the skin. This product is the first step in the Linotar Range Treatment System.
The coal tar contained in Linotar Gel 1% is encapsulated in the Omega enriched uniquely patented Emzaloid™ Technology, which is clinically proven to treat Psoriasis of the skin and scalp. Linotar Gel 1% has substantially less odour and reduced staining. The Emzaloid™ Technology contains essential fatty acids, that the body is unable to provide, which also assists in effectively penetrating the skin’s barrier to deliver the coal tar to where it is needed most. This ensures that your skin is hydrated, repaired and soothed. Use together with our Linocream Moisturising Cream and / or Linoscalp leave-in Scalp Conditioner for best results.
Active Ingredient: Linotar Gel 1% contains Emulsified Coal Tar 1% w/w as medicinal ingredient.
Preservatives: Sodium Propyl Paraben 0.05% w/w; Methyl Paraben 0.1% w/w; Vitamin E 0.3% w/w.
Warnings: Shake the bottle. For external use only. Do not use on highly inflamed, broken or infected skin. Do not use in or around the rectum or in the genital area or groin. Avoid contact with the eyes. Upon accidental contact, flush eyes with water. Coal Tar may cause skin irritation and acne-like eruptions of the skin. If irritation occurs, discontinue and consult a doctor. Coal Tar enhances photosensitivity of the skin, and exposure to direct sunlight afer application of Linotar Gel 1% for psoriasis and eczema should be avoided.
Keep out of reach of children. Store at room temperature. For external use only.
Linotar Gel 1% has been especially developed for the fast relief of inflammation, itching and scaling of psoriasis and eczema.
Directions: To ensure adequate penetration of Linotar Gel 1% for psoriasis and eczema, make sure lesions are clean. Apply a thin layer of Linotar Gel 1 % two to three times daily. Massage gently and leave to dry. Linocream Moisturising Cream can then be applied as a moisturizer. Wipe off excess in 5 minutes.