Hirudoid Cream contains the active ingredient heparinoid for the treatment of superficial thrombophlebitis (inflammation of the veins) and the soothing relief of bruising and haematoma (deep bruising). The cream is a locally acting anti-coagulant preparation which, when applied to the skin, relieves pain and inflammation in addition to promoting healing of thrombophlebitis and bruising.
Active Ingredient: Heparinoid 0.3% w/w (equiv. 25,000 units per 100g) in a white vanishing cream base.
Other ingredients: anhydrous eucerine, emulsifying cetostearyl alcohol type A, glycerol, isopropyl alcohol, methyl parahydroxybenzoate (E218), myristyl alcohol, potassium hydroxide, propyl parahydroxybenzoate (E216), purified water, stearic acid, thymol.
Not to be used on large areas of skin such as the back, broken, cut or grazed skin, sensitive areas such as the mouth, eyes or ano-genital region. Not to be used on children under 5 years. Do not use if there is a known sensitivity (allergy) to any of the ingredients. Keep medicines out of reach of children. Do not exceed the stated dose. If the condition persists or worsens, consult your doctor. For external use only.
We aim to deliver orders within 3-5 working days to the shipping address provided by you in your order if the shipping address is in the UK. For orders being delivered outside mainland UK, this will be longer and we cannot give a guaranteed delivery time due to the differences between carriers. Delivery timescales are estimates only. If you do not receive your order within 14 days of us confirming your order has been sent you must notify us and we will investigate the non-delivery provided. Orders from outside the UK have varied delivery charges, depending on the particular country. Please note that in some instances you may be required to answer product related questions from our Pharmacist as part of the checkout process. Failiure to answer these will cause delays. Please allow extra time for Pharmacy approved products. Please note that Bank Holidays do not count as working days.
Delivery charges for orders outside the UK will vary. *Northern Ireland delivery charges different
Express UK Delivery
Express Mainland UK delivery is £6.95*, non mainland islands may vary
Please note that Express delivery is only available on orders placed before 1pm (GMT) Monday to Friday in the UK. After 1pm we cannot guarantee express delivery, even if it has been selected. Please note that this is not a guaranteed next day service, but is an expedited delivery option. Products which need to be approved by a pharmacist are not suitable for express delivery.
*Northern Ireland delivery charges different
Free Delivery on orders over £50*
This applies to orders delivered to UK addresses only. *Exclusions may apply.
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Delivery outside of the EU
Please note that certain medicines and medical devices sold on this website cannot be purchased if you live outside of the European Union.