What is Driclor Roll-on?
Driclor Roll-on Solution contains a medicine called aluminium chloride. This works as a strong anti-perspirant used in the treatment of hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating) affecting the armpits, feet and hands.
Everyone sweats (perspires) to some extent,especially when it is hot, but some people sweat and become wet and sticky even under normal conditions. Embarrassment, stress and tension can make this problem worse. If you suffer from excessive sweating, to the point that your quality of life is affected or you feel self-conscious or embarrassed, Driclor could be helpful for you.
Driclor is a clear liquid available in bottle of 75ml. It is fragrance-free and doesn’t leave white marks.
Visit Hyperhidrosis UK for more information on available treatments.
How does Driclor work?
Driclor antiperspirant contains aluminium chloride hexahydrate which works as a strong antiperspirant and blocks the sweat glands.
When you apply Driclor and leave it to dry, it When you wash Driclor off, the sweat glands remain blocked and won’t produce any sweat until the natural skin shedding process unblocks the glands again.
How do you use Driclor?
Always use Driclor roll on as directed by your doctor or pharmacist. When you start using Driclor you
should use it once a day, applying it at night when the sweat glands are least active. Eventually you may be able to cut down to using it twice a week or less.
Only use Driclor Roll-on on your skin and avoid getting it in your eyes or mouth. If you’re breastfeeding, make sure you wash all traces of Driclor off your breasts before feeding.
How to apply Driclor:
Ensure the area to be treated is completely dry before use to avoid skin burning and irritation.
When you first start using Driclor Roll-on, you should use it once a day, last thing at night just before you go to bed. This is because your sweat glands are least active at this time. This should stop you sweating during the day.
When sweating has stopped during the day,you may be able to cut down to using Driclor Roll-on twice a week or less.
Driclor can stain clothes, so make sure it is dry before getting dressed. You should also avoid getting it on any jewellery or metal surfaces.