Olbas Oil is a mixture of essential oils which gives off a vapour that helps clear congestion. It also acts as a counter-irritant, relieving pain when applied externally.
Olbas Oil is a blend of pure plant oils originated in Switzerland for the relief of bronchial and nasal congestion, hayfever and minor infections of the respiratory tract by inhalation. Olbas Oil also relieves the symptoms of muscular pain and stiffness including backache, sciatica, lumbago, fibrositis and rheumatic pain by application to the skin.
Interaction Precautions :
As with all medicines, Olbas Oil may not be suitable for some people.
Not suitable for babies under 3 months old.
For inhalation and external use on unbroken skin only. Do not use if you are allergic to any of the ingredients.
Olbas Oil may cause a stinging sensation if it comes into contact with delicate skin. The effect is not serious and lasts only a short while. If Olbas Oil is accidentally swallowed seek medical advice. If Olbas Oil comes into direct contact with the surface of the eye, wash thoroughly and seek medical advice. If you experience any unusual reaction to the product talk to your doctor or pharmacist.
If symptoms persist talk to your doctor.
Keep out of sight and reach of children
Do not use after date shown on the carton and label.
Do not use if the cap seal is broken when purchased.
Avoid contact with plastic and other delicate materials
As an inhalant : Adults and Children aged 2 and over :
Inhale 2 or 3 drops from a tissue to clear painful sinuses and nasal congestion. Supervision may be necessary with young children. At night sprinkle 2 or 3 drops onto a tissue placed inside a pillowcase for all night relief.
Children 3 months - 2 years :
Place 1 drop on a tissue and hold close to, but not touching, the child and allow child to breathe in vapour. At night place 1 drop on a tissue and place in the room out of the child's reach. The recommended dose may be added to hot water and the vapour inhaled, or left in the bedroom overnight. Ensure hot water is kept out of the reach of children.
As an External Rub :
Apply with gentle massage to the painful area three times daily.
Active Ingredients (w/w) Cajuput Oil BPC 18.50%, Clove Oil BP 0.10%, Eucalyptus Oil BP 35.45%, Juniper Berry Oil BPC '49 2.70%, Menthol BP 4.10%, Dementholised Mint Oil BP 35.45%, Wintergreen Oil BPC '49 3.70%