Ametop Gel 4% - 1.5g

Brand: Ametop
Out of stock
Ametop Gel 4% - 1.5g
  • Ametop Gel 4% - 1.5g

Ametop Gel 4% - 1.5g

Brand: Ametop
Out of stock

Ametop Gel 4% - 1.5g

Brand: Ametop
£1.59
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£1.59
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Product details

What is Ametop Gel

AMETOP Gel contains the active substance tetracaine. Tetracaine is a local anaesthetic which numbs the skin.

AMETOP Gel is used:

  • to relieve the pain when needles are inserted into a vein for giving an injection or taking a blood sample.
  • to relieve the pain of inserting small plastic tubes (cannulae) into veins for putting up drips.

AMETOP Gel is used in adults and infants aged over 1 month.

How to use Ametop Gel

Adults including the elderly: A maximum of 5 tubes (approximately 5g) can be applied at separate sites at the same time. Application of AMETOP Gel can be repeated after a minimum of 5 hours if necessary. The maximum dose in a 24-hour period should not exceed 7 tubes.

Infants over 1 month of age and children under 5 years of age:

  • A maximum of 1 tube (approximately 1g) can be applied at separate sites at a single time. Application of AMETOP Gel can be repeated after a minimum of 5 hours if necessary. The maximum dose in a 24-hour period should not exceed 2 tubes.
  • Do not use if the patient is less than 1 month old or if the patient is a premature baby up until one month after the expected delivery date (44 weeks gestation).

Children over 5 years of age: A maximum of 5 tubes (approximately 5g) can be applied at separate sites at the same time. Application of AMETOP Gel can be repeated after a minimum of 5 hours if necessary. The maximum dose in a 24-hour period should not exceed 7 tubes.

What does Ametop Gel contain

The active substance tetracaine 4% w/w.

AMETOP Gel: the other ingredients are purified water, sodium chloride, potassium dihydrogen phosphate, xanthan gum (E415), sodium hydroxide (E524) and sodium methyl parahydroxybenzoate (E219) and sodium propyl parahydroxybenzoate (E217).

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  • Additional customs duties or taxes may apply for international shipments depending on the recipient country's regulations. Customers are advised to check local customs regulations before placing an order.
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  • Delivery times may vary based on the destination.
  • For more information, see our delivery information or view our returns policy.

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