Neutrogena T/Gel Therapeutic Shampoo – 250ml T/Gel Therapeutic Shampoo is a fragranced medicated shampoo, which should be used as often as needed or as recommended for the treatment of itchy, flaky scalp disorders. Its unique coal tar formulation is proven to help treat seborrhoeic dermatitis of the scalp, scalp psoriasis and dandruff. It works by reducing cell turnover, relieving inflammation and itching. Regular use helps alleviate itching, reduce flakes and calm redness, leaving your hair shiny and manageable. Ingredients: The Active Ingredient is: Neutar Solubilised Coal Tar Extract 20 mg/ml. Other Ingredients are:Macrogol Lauryl Ether (4), Sodium Lauryl Ether Sulphate, Cocodiethanolamide, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Imidazolidinyl Urea, Methyl Parahydroxybenzoate (E218), Propyl Parahydroxybenzoate (E216), Tetrasodium EDTA, Citric Acid Anhydrous, Perfume (contains Esters of Benzoic Acid, Benzyl Benzoate and Butylated Hydroxytoluene (E321)), Sodium Chloride, Purified Water Directions: Neutrogena T/Gel Therapeutic Shampoo. Neutar solubilised coal tar extract. Always read the label. For Scalp Psoriasis, Dandruff and Seborrhoeic Dermatitis. Apply liberal amounts of Neutrogena T/Gel Therapeutic Shampoo and massage into wet scalp. Leave on scalp for several minutes, rinse scalp, repeat application, then rinse scalp thoroughly. Neutrogena T/Gel Therapeutic Shampoo should be used two to three times weekly. Treatment usually lasts for 6 weeks. Longer periods of treatment should only take place under the supervision of a doctor. Not recommended for use in children below the age of 12 years Warnings: Do not use this product: If you have had a bad reaction to coal tar or any ingredients in this product. On inflamed or broken skin. If any of the above applies talk to your doctor or pharmacist. Pregnancy and Breast-feeding: Do not use if you are pregnant or breast-feeding unless recommended by your doctor. Some of the ingredients can cause problems: Methyl (E218) and Propyl (E216) parahydroxybenzoate may cause allergic reactions which could be delayed. Esters or benzoic acid, benzyl benzoate and butylated hydroxytoluene (E321) can mildly irritate the skin, eyes and mucous membranes. Safety Warning: Avoid contact with eyes. Coal tar may cause your skin to react to sunlight after use, so you should avoid direct sunlight immediately after use. In rare cases, there may be temporary discolouration of blond, bleached or tinted hair
Do not use this product if you have had a bad reaction to coal tar or any ingredients in this product. Inflamed or broken skin. A rare and severe form of psoriasis causing redness, inflammation and blistering of the skin (erythrodermic or pustular psoriasis). If any of the above applies talk to your doctor or pharmacist. Special warnings about the product: avoid contact with eyes coal tar may cause your skin to react to sunlight after use, so you should avoid direct sunlight immediately after use. In rare cases, there may be temporary discolouration of blond, bleached or tinted hair. Pregnancy and breast-feeding do not use if you are pregnant or breast-feeding unless recommended by your doctor. Some of the ingredients can cause problems methyl (e218) and propyl (e216) parahydroxybenzoate may cause allergic reactions which could be delayed. Esters of benzoic acid, benzyl benzoate and butylated hydroxytoluene (e321) can mildly irritate the skin, eyes and mucous membranes. If anyone has swallowed this product if you or your child accidentally swallows t/gel shampoo, contact a doctor or your nearest accident and emergency department (casualty) taking this pack with you. Possible side-effects this product can have side-effects like all medicines, although these don’t affect everyone and are usually mild. Effects which may occur include: swelling of the face, lips, mouth, tongue or throat which may cause difficulty in swallowing or breathing. Allergic reactions including itchy rash and sensitivity to light. Dry hair, hair loss, acne like breakouts or rash. Application site reactions including skin irritation, burning sensation, itching and dry scalp. Reporting of side-effects if you get any side-effects, talk to your doctor, pharmacist or nurse. This includes any possible side- effects not listed in this leaflet. You can also report side-effects directly via the yellow card scheme at: www.mhra.gov.uk/yellowcard. By reporting side-effects you can help provide more information on the safety of this medicine. Keep out of the reach and sight of children.