What is Jungle Formula Extra Strong?
Jungle Formula Extra Strong is an insect repellent spray which is ideal for those who are travelling to tropical climates. If you’re planning a tropical trip or are going anywhere with high risk of insect carried diseases, Jungle Formula Extra Strong is what you need to keep those mosquitos and biting insects at bay.
Why would you need an insect repellent?
Although most insect bites and stings are harmless and heal within a couple of days, some can be more serious. Some insect bites can spread serious diseases such as malaria, lime disease and Zika virus. If you’re going to countries that are at risk of these diseases, it’s vital that you protect yourself from insect bites and stings, which is where an insect repellent can help.
How does this product repel insects and mosquitos?
Jungle Formula Extra Strong contains the active ingredient DEET, which has been approved by the World Health Organisation (WHO) as an insect repellent. This product contains 50% DEET, making it ideal for those who are travelling to countries that have high risk of insect transmitted diseases.
Can I use this product if I am pregnant or breastfeeding?
You should speak to your doctor or Chemist 4 U pharmacist before using this product if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Some products may not be safe for you and your baby, and a medical professional may need to suggest an alternative method of treatment. Also, the NHS recommends that those who are pregnant should avoid all non-essential travel to tropical areas or places where there is a high risk of diseases such as malaria, zika virus, or yellow fever.
Can I use this product if I am taking other medication?
If you are taking other medication, especially topical medications applied to the skin, speak to your doctor or Chemist 4 U pharmacist before using this product. Some products can interact with each other when used at the same time, making them less effective or causing unwanted effects.
How to use Jungle Formula Extra Strong
Apply a generous amount of Jungle Formula Extra Strong spray to all areas of skin that need protection, including lower arms and legs and the tops of feet. Be sure to cover any unprotected areas of skin with clothing. Do not spray directly onto face. Use Jungle Formula Extra Strong once a day and be sure to reapply after any activity that could make this product less effective, such as swimming or showering. Do not use with other products, such as sun lotions.
When should Jungle Formula Extra Strong not be used?
Jungle Formula Extra Strong is not suitable for use on children under the age of 12. For external use only, do not spray Jungle Formula Extra Strong directly onto face and avoid getting into contact with eyes or mouth. Avoid contact with food, lacquered surfaces, or plastics. Do not use Jungle Formula Extra Strong if you are allergic to any of the listed ingredients.
This product is a medicine; make sure to speak to your doctor or Chemist-4-U pharmacist before taking this product if you have an underlying medical problem or are taking any other medicine or complementary therapy. If your symptoms get worse or continue after taking this product, contact us or your doctor. For medical services in your area, please refer to https://www.nhs.uk
If you are pregnant, trying to become pregnant, or breastfeeding, speak to your doctor or our pharmacist before taking this product. If you suffer from any allergies, ask your doctor or our pharmacist if this medicine is right for you.
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