Friars' Balsam
Compound Benzoin Tincture BP
(25ml)

Gold Cross Friars' Balsam

For relief from nasal congestion and as a topical protectant.

  • Used as an inhalation, with hot water, for relief from nasal congestion or as an expectorant in old coughs, laryngitis, bronchitis and asthma.
  • Also used as an antiseptic and protectant for minor cuts and abrasions, chapped skin and lips, cracked nipples, small skin fissures and bedsores.
  • Can relieve itching from chilblains, eczema and urticaria (hives).

Contains (in 25ml):

  • Benzoin Sumatra 2.5g
  • Storax Prepared 2.5g
  • Aloe Vera 0.5g
  • Also contains: Ethanol

Directions:

  • As an Antiseptic - Apply undiluted to small cuts.
  • As an Inhalant - Add 5 to 10ml of Balsam to 500ml of hot water (not boiling).

Always read the label. Use only as directed. If symptoms persist, see your healthcare professional.