E45 Itch Relief Cream

E45 Itch Relief Cream (100g)

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Order before 4pm for delivery from Wed. 18 Oct.

Description for E45 Itch Relief Cream

For targeted relief from itchy, irritated or inflamed skin, E45 Itch Relief works fast using the active ingredients lauromacrogols and urea to soothe and protect while naturally moisturising the affected areas. Dermatologically tested and fragrance free, this anti-itch cream provides fast and effective relief from conditions such as eczema and dermatitis.

Product Information

  • Age: From Birth

    Maximum per order: N/A

  • Pregnancy: Suitable

    Breastfeeding: Suitable

E45 Itch Relief Cream targets and treats itchy, irritated and inflamed skin caused by skin conditions such as eczema and dermatitis. Its unique formula combines lauromacrogols, an anti-itch ingredient, and urea, one of the skin’s natural moisturisers, to moisturise targeted areas for instant relief.

  • Provides quick relief for itchy, irritated and inflamed skin
  • Contains the anti-itch ingredient, lauromacrogols
  • Includes urea for intense moisture

You should try to avoid scratching itchy skin where possible. It can damage the skin and possibly lead to infection, both of which will prolong healing time.

The dry, scaly rash that accompanies eczema frequently causes severe itching, particularly at night. Sufferers - especially young children - tend to scratch inflamed skin which may lead to infection. Repeated scratching can cause permanent thickening of the skin.

It is therefore important that a programme of eczema treatment includes itch relief to manage symptoms.

E45 Itch Relief Cream treats and soothes itchy, irritated dry skin caused by eczema, dermatitis, pruritus and other dry skin conditions.

Formulated with lauromacrogols and urea, this itch relief remedy moisturises affected areas to bring relief.

*Prescription medicines are supplied subject to a medical consultation at the discretion of a doctor.

Adults, elderly and children: apply to affected areas twice a day.

Side effects of E45 Itch relief cream can include:

Burning, itching, redness or pus. May irritate broken or inflamed skin.

If you are concerned about these effects, or if the product affects you in a different way, stop using it and talk to your doctor or pharmacist.

Active ingredients:

Lauromacrogols 3.0% w/w and urea 5.0% w/w

Inactive ingredients:

Dimeticone, phenyl dimeticone, cetyl palmitate, liquid paraffin, glycerol, octyldodecanol, polysorbate, stearic palmitic acid, carbomer trometamol, benzyl alcohol and purified water.

Read the following warnings carefully to ensure you are selecting an appropriate product.

Use this medicine only on your skin. Formulated for adults, the elderly, children and infants over 1 month of age. Do not use if you are allergic to any active or inactive ingredient.

Do not use on reddened or inflamed skin. Do not use on the breasts immediately prior to breast feeding.

Please read all packaging and the Product Information Leaflet before taking any new medication and inform your doctor of medications you are taking or intend to take.

UK ORDERS

We offer FREE standard tracked delivery on orders over £40.

The following delivery options are available:

  • Standard Tracked Delivery - 2/3 day delivery - £2.95
  • Express Tracked Delivery - 1/2 day delivery - £4.45
  • Special Delivery (Guaranteed before 1pm) - £8.95
  • Saturday Guaranteed before 1pm - £10.45

All our orders are sent out using Royal Mail. We always aim to dispatch all orders received before 4pm the same working day. Any orders received after 4pm or over the weekend will be dispatched the next working day. Orders will not be dispatched on weekends or bank holidays.

All orders can be fully tracked in your account.

We ensure all parcels are in plain packaging for discreet delivery of your medicines and pharmacy goods.

Deliveries containing pharmacy-only or prescription medicines may require a signature on receipt. 

Delivery is free for all NHS prescriptions.

Please note: Royal Mail do not deliver on Sundays or Bank Holidays - this should be taken into account when ordering. 

If you are not home to accept your delivery, a card should be left by the Royal Mail representative. This card will provide details of where you can collect the order or how to arrange re-delivery.

Should you be unable to collect your missed delivery or arrange for your medication to be redelivered by Royal Mail, the pharmacy can resend your medication to the same, or a different address provided it has been returned to us and this happens within a 30 day window.

Once a package has been shipped with Royal Mail we advise that you are bound to the terms and conditions of their use together with the terms and conditions contained herein.

You have the right to cancel your order up to the point when your treatment is dispatched. The pharmacist must destroy any medication within 30 days of it being returned, even un-opened boxes, so we are not able to offer refunds once your treatment has been dispatched.

 

REMOTE AREAS

Please be aware that Royal Mail Guaranteed services are not available to all customers in the UK, especially those that live in remote postcodes. Royal Mail advise customers of the following:

We deliver by 5.30pm the next working day in the following postcode areas:
AB30 - 39, 41 - 45, 51 - 56
GY9 Alderney (Channel Islands)
HS1, 3 - 9
IV21 - 28, 40 - 49, 51 - 56
KA27, 28
KW1 - 3, 5 - 15
KW16 Stromness Town only
PA20 (0&9)
PA28 - 38, 41 - 49, 76, 77
PH15, 17 - 26, 31 - 40, 49, 50
ZE1

 

We deliver within two working days by 5.30pm to the following postcodes areas:
GY1 Herm (Channel Islands)
GY9 Sark (Channel Islands)
GY10
HS2
PA60 - 75, 78
ZE2, 3

 

We deliver within three working days by 5.30pm to the following postcode areas:
KW16 - non-Town
KW17
PH30, 41 - 44

 

Please note: This applies to our 'Special Delivery' and 'Saturday Guaranteed' services.

 

INTERNATIONAL ORDERS

We are currently unable to ship orders outside of the UK.

We are unable to ship orders to mailing or forwarding houses for onwards shipping to locations outside of the UK.

Need to know more about Eczema & Dermatitis?

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Take a free online assessment with our medical team for impartial help and advice on your condition.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is E45 Itch Relief Cream used for?

    Relief of dry, scaly and itchy skin conditions such as eczema and dermatitis. Moisturisers improve dry skin conditions, particularly eczema, which tend to worsen if the skin becomes too dry. With regular use, they restore the skin's smoothness, softness and flexibility.

  • How does E45 itch relief cream work?

    Dry skin results when the stratum corneum (the outer layer of skin cells) becomes dehydrated. Washing can worsen the condition as hot water removes the skin’s natural oils.   

    The urea in E45 itch relief cream penetrates the stratum corneum, where it readily absorbs and retains water. This improves the skin’s capacity to hold moisture and rehydrates the skin. The moisturising base of the cream also provides a layer of oil, which helps prevent water from evaporating. Both actions soothe and soften the skin, and reduce the scaling and itching of dry skin conditions. E45 Itch Relief’s lauromacrogols share properties with local anaesthetics and help soothe and relieve itchy skin.

  • How do I use E45 itch relief cream?

    Apply the cream to the affected skin twice a day.

    Avoid applying the cream to weeping, oozing, broken or inflamed skin because this can cause irritation.

    If symptoms continue, consult your doctor or pharmacist.

  • Who shouldn't use E45 Itch Relief Cream?

    • People allergic to any of the cream’s ingredients. If you believe you have experienced an allergic reaction, stop using E45 Itch Relief Cream and inform your doctor or pharmacist.
    • Babies under one month of age.
    • People with infected, oozing or very inflamed skin.
    • People with severe reddening of the skin (erythroderma).
  • Can I use E45 itch relief cream if I am pregnant or breastfeeding?

    This cream may be used during pregnancy and breastfeeding. However don't apply it to the breasts just before feeding.

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