NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde Area Drug and Therapeutics Committee
Greater Glasgow and Clyde Prescribing
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13 Skin

13.2 Emollient and barrier preparations

13.2.1 Emollients

Preferred list
LIQUID AND WHITE SOFT PARAFFIN (OINTMENT)

BNF Link: http://www.medicinescomplete.com/mc/bnf/current/85489.htm#_85489

ZERODERM (ointment)
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ZERODOUBLE (gel)

13.2.1.1 Emollient bath additives and shower preparations

Preferred list
DERMOL 500 (LOTION)

Prescribing Notes:

Contains an antimicrobial and the lotion can be used as a soap substitute

BNF Link: http://www.medicinescomplete.com/mc/bnf/current/85525.htm

DERMOL 600 (BATH EMOLLIENT)

BNF Link: http://www.medicinescomplete.com/mc/bnf/current/85525.htm

DERMOL 200 (SHOWER EMOLLIENT)

BNF Link: http://www.medicinescomplete.com/mc/bnf/current/85525.htm

HYDROMOL (BATH AND SHOWER EMOLLIENT)

BNF Link: http://www.medicinescomplete.com/mc/bnf/current/5777.htm

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OILATUM (SHOWER EMOLLIENT (FRAGRANCE-FREE))

BNF Link: http://www.medicinescomplete.com/mc/bnf/current/5786.htm#_5786

DOUBLEBASE (EMOLLIENT SHOWER GEL)

BNF Link: http://www.medicinescomplete.com/mc/bnf/current/200782.htm

13.2.2 Barrier preparations

Preferred list
ZINC AND CASTOR OIL (OINTMENT)

Prescribing Notes:

Contains arachis (peanut) oil

BNF Link: http://www.medicinescomplete.com/mc/bnf/current/5767.htm

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