Temporarily protecting and relieving minor skin irritations (eg, chapped or cracked skin). It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.
This product is an emollient. It works by moisturizing the skin.
Contact your doctor or health care provider right away if this applies to you.
Tell your health care provider if you have any medical conditions, especially if any of the following apply to you:
Some MEDICINES MAY INTERACT with Dimethicone Liquid. However, no specific interactions with Dimethicone Liquid are known at this time.
Ask your health care provider if Dimethicone Liquid may interact with other medicines that you take. Check with your health care provider before you start, stop, or change the dose of any medicine.
Use Dimethicone Liquid as directed by your doctor. Check the label on the medicine for exact dosing instructions.
Ask your health care provider any questions you may have about how to use Dimethicone Liquid.
All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor side effects. No COMMON side effects have been reported with Dimethicone Liquid. Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); new or worsening skin irritation.
This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088. You may also report side effects at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch.
Contact 1-800-222-1222 (the American Association of Poison Control Centers), your local poison control center (http://www.aapcc.org), or emergency room immediately. Dimethicone Liquid may be harmful if swallowed.Proper storage of Dimethicone Liquid:
Store Dimethicone Liquid between 50 and 100 degrees F (10 and 38 degrees C). Store away from heat, moisture, and light. Do not freeze. Keep Dimethicone Liquid out of the reach of children and away from pets.
This information is a summary only. It does not contain all information about Dimethicone Liquid. If you have questions about the medicine you are taking or would like more information, check with your doctor, pharmacist, or other health care provider.