Daily OTC Pearl of the Day: Campho-Phenique

Campho-Phenique is an antiseptic liquid indicated for the treatment of insect bites, minor skin irritations, and minor burns.

OTC/Lifestyle Pearl of the Day: Campho-Phenique

Indication: Campho-Phenique can be used for relief from pain and itch and is indicated for the treatment of insect bites, minor skin irritations, and minor burns.

Insight:

  • Campho-Phenique is an antiseptic liquid used for temporary relief from pain and itching.
  • Directions: Campho-Phenique can be used in adults and children aged 2 years and over. The affected area should be cleaned first before applying a small amount of the product on the area 1 to 3 times daily; however, do not bandage. Before use in children aged under 2 years of age, a doctor should be consulted. Store Campho-Pheniqueat room temperature. Avoid excessive heat above 40 degrees C (104 degrees F). Close cap tightly after use.
  • Active Ingredients: Camphorated Phenol (Camphor 10.8% and Phenol 4.7%)

Reference: Campho-Phenique Antiseptic Liquid Original Formula - 0.75 oz - The Online Drugstore