Eurax Cream is an effective soothing skin care cream designed for the relief of a range of skin complaints from itching to rashes and hives. The cream contains the active ingredient crotamiton (10%) which is absorbed into the skin and has the effect of calming irritation and discomfort. As well as acting rapidly against itching Eurax Cream is effective in relieving the skin symptoms of dermatitis allergic rash and chickenpox. It also soothes insect bites and stings and works as a method of sunburn relief. The formula is engineered to be non-greasy and non-staining meaning that it is easily absorbed into the skin and clothes are not damaged when coming into contact with the cream. Adults the elderly and children over three years should apply it to the affected area two to three times daily. Eurax Cream is not recommended for children under three years or pregnant women. Application to the nipple area should be avoided during breastfeeding.