Australian Approved Name (AAN): White soft paraffin
Common name/s and synonyms: White petroleum jelly; Paraffin – soft white
Warnings and restrictions: When used as an active ingredient, can only be supplied as an uncompounded medicine substance packed for retail sale, and must comply with an uncompounded substance monograph of the British Pharmacopeia.
Allowable purpose of the ingredient: Active. Excipient
TGA reference: British Pharmacopoeia