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Recent guidelines for the management of Pruritus and clinical
       experience suggest the use of Menthol to alleviate
       itch is effective at 1-5%

                   SKIN DEEP SOOTHE ABILITY

       •   Menthoderm is a topical antipruritic cream used to help relieve the itch caused by
         pruritic conditions such as atopic eczema, psoriasis and chronic dermatitis.
       •  Menthoderm Soothes & Cools heated & dry itchy skin
       •   Menthoderm is the only Menthol in Aqueous Cream with two preservatives
         providing double protection for patients
       •   The additional preservative is undecylenic acid which helps reduce the risk of
         potential cross contamination, especially for patients with compromised hygiene and
         assists in protecting dry and irritated skin
       •   Menthoderm has a lower cost than the Drug Tariff Menthol in Aqueous Cream 1
        Situations in which Menthol in Aqueous Cream may be effective are:

       •   Menopause: Menthol is often used by women experiencing the menopause.
         Its cooling properties assist with managing hot flushes
       •   Pregnancy: Menthol is also often used by pregnant women, for the relief of Obstetric
         Choleostasis (an uncomfortable itching on the abdomen and other parts of the body)
         caused by disruption to the normal functioning of the liver and soothing the itch
         associated with stretch marks
       •   Summer Skin: Menthol is an age-old coolant and may help alleviate heated skin
         by cooling the affected area
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