Effective treatment for: Scalp Psoriasis Seborrhoeic Dermatitis (dry, itching scalp) Dandruff
This product can have side-effects like all medicines, although these don't affect everyone and are usually mild.
Effects which may occur very rarely (less than 1 in 10,000):
Sensitivity to sunlight
Skin irritation and acne like breakouts
If you experience any side-effects not included above or are not sure about anything, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.
What the medicine is for
Neutrogena® T/Gel® Therapeutic Shampoo is a fragranced medicated shampoo which should be used two or three times a week, for the treatment of itchy, flaky scalp disorders such as dandruff, psoriasis and seborrhoeic dermatitis. Regular use helps control these problems, while leaving your hair shiny and manageable.
This product is for cutaneous and external use only. This means it should only be used to treat the skin on your scalp.
Avoid contact with eyes
Do not use on inflamed or broken skin
Applying the Shampoo
The shampoo should be applied as detailed below. You should then look at the dosing table to find out how often you can use the shampoo.
1) Wet hair thoroughly.
2) Apply liberal amounts of shampoo and massage into the scalp to form a rich lather.
3) Leave the lather on the scalp for several minutes.
4) Rinse and repeat the application once more.
5) Rinse thoroughly.
Children under 12 years of age
Should not be used by children under 12 years of age.
Adults and children aged 12 years and over
Age: Adults and children aged 12 years and over
Dose: Apply the shampoo as described above two or three times a week
Retain carton for full instructions.
The active ingredient is: Neutar® Solubilised Coal Tar Extract 20 mg/ml, Other ingredients are: Macrogol Lauryl Ether (4), Sodium Lauryl Ether Sulphate, Cocodiethanolamide, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Imidazolidinyl Urea, Methyl Parahydoxybenzoate (E218), Propyl Parahydroxybenzoate (E216), Tetrasodium EDTA, Citric acid anhydrous, Perfume (contains Esters of Benzoic Acid, Benzyl Benzoate and Butylated Hydroxytoluene (E321)), Sodium Chloride and Purified Water
Keep out of the reach and sight of children.
The shampoo can be used by adults and children aged 12 years and over.
Before using the shampoo
This product is suitable for most people. If you are in any doubt about using this product talk to your doctor or pharmacist.
Do not use this product
If you have had a bad reaction to coal tar of any ingredients in this product
On inflamed or broken skin
If any of the above applies talk to your doctor or pharmacist.
Special Warnings about the product
Avoid contact with eyes
Coal tar may cause your skin to react to sunlight after use, so you should avoid direct sunlight immediately after use
In rare cases, there may be temporary discolouration of blond, bleached or tinted hair
Pregnancy and Breast-feeding
Do not use if you are pregnant or breast-feeding unless recommended by your doctor.
Some of the ingredients can cause problems
Methyl (E218) and Propyl (E216) parahydroxybenzoate may cause allergic reactions which could be delayed
Esters of benzoic acid, benzyl benzoate and butylated hydroxytoluene (E321) can mildly irritate the skin, eyes and mucous membranes.
Treatment should last about 6 weeks. If there is no improvement after 6 weeks consult your doctor or pharmacist If irritation develops, stop using the shampoo and contact your doctor if necessary
If anyone has swallowed this product
If you or your child accidentally swallows T/Gel® Shampoo, contact a doctor or your nearest accident and emergency department (Casualty) taking this pack with you.
We currently only ship to the United Kingdom and Channel Islands. If you are outside of this area, please contact our customer services for shipping costs to your region.
Postage and Packing Costs
Postage and packing costs will be added to the cost of your order and will depend on the total cost of the items you order and, where delivery options are provided, the option you choose.
The postage and packaging charge you will pay will be displayed on screen before you confirm your order to us. Where multiple items are included in one order, we may dispatch the items separately, in which case, you will only be charged one postage and packing charge. If your order total drops below the £20 delivery threshold due to cancelled orders, you will be charged the standard delivery rate.
Express Delivery = Charge £9.95 (We aim to deliver the next working day for orders placed before 1pm. Orders made before Friday 1pm will be delivered on Monday. Orders placed after Friday 1pm, throughout the weekend and before Monday 2pm will be delivered Tuesday). This service is not available to Northern Ireland.
Restricted Delivery = Charge £9.95 (Orders placed from Thursday 2pm throughout the weekend will be delivered by Tuesday). This rate is for products that cannot be sent via Royal Mail such as pressurised containers or products that require refrigeration.
Standard delivery is currently FREE for all orders over £20 (We aim to dispatch orders within 3 - 5 working days to the address provided by you in your order). Exclusions apply (refrigerated products and pressurised containers need to be sent with Restricted Delivery)
For orders less than £20 there is a £3.95 Postage and Packing fee.
Click & Collect service is free and available as an option for customers within government guidelines.
Wheelchair delivery and other large items = charge £49.95. Delivered within 3 working days on orders placed before 2pm, Monday to Friday.
Purchasing in bulk/high unit volume
Please note that when purchasing high unit volumes of single lines (10+ units) that delivery promotions are null and void. This is as a result of high volume orders not being able to be dispatched via our normal third party fulfilment. As a result for any excessive bulk orders of single lines we will be in touch regarding your order to discuss further delivery costs that will be incurred.