Active Ingredients: When dissolved in water and ready for use, the active ingredient is aluminum acetate resulting from the reaction of calcium acetate (938 mg) and aluminum sulfate (1191 mg) for powder packets, and calcium acetate (604 mg) and aluminum sulfate (878 mg) for the effervescent tablets. The resulting astringent solution is buffered to an acid pH.
Inactive Ingredients: DOMEBORO Astringent Solution (Powder Packets) Dextrin
DOMEBORO Astringent Solution (Effervescent Tablets) Dextrin, Polyethylene Glycol, Sodium Bicarbonate
Directions: One tablet dissolved in 12 ounces of water or one packet dissolved in 16 ounces of water makes a modified Burrow' Solution approximately equivalent to a 1:40 dilution; two packets or two tablets, a 1:20 dilution; four packets or four tablets, a 1:10 dilution. For powder packets dissolve 1 or 2 packets, or for effervescent tablets 1 or 2 tablets in water and stir the solution until fully dissolved. Do not strain or filter the solution. Can be used as a compress, wet dressing or as a soak. AS A COMPRESS OR WET DRESSING: Saturate a clean, soft, white cloth (such as a diaper or torn sheet) in the solution; gently squeeze and apply loosely to the affected area. Saturate the cloth in the solution every 15 to 30 minutes and apply to the affected area. Discard solution after each use. Repeat as often as necessary. AS A SOAK: Soak affected area in the solution for 15 to 30 minutes. Discard solution after each use. Repeat 3 times a day.
For temporary relief of minor skin irritations due to poison ivy, poison oak, poison sumac, insect bites, athlete's foot or rashes caused by soaps, detergents, cosmetics or jewelry.
: If condition worsens or symptoms persist for more than 7 days discontinue use of the product and consult a doctor. For external use only. Avoid contact with the eyes. Do not cover compress or wet dressing with plastic to prevent evaporation. Keep this and all drugs out of the reach of children. In case of accidental ingestion, seek professional assistance or contact a Poison Control Center immediately.
How Supplied: Boxes of 12 or 100 effervescent tablets or powder packets.