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DICLOR Solution for topical application (2018)

Active ingredients: Aluminium chloride

Product Name and Form

Driclor/Driclor Solution.

Pharmaceutical form

Solution for topical application.

Qualitative and Quantitative Composition

Aluminium Chloride Hexahydrate 20% w/w.

For a full list of excipients, see section 6.1.

Chemical substance
Aluminium chloride

Aluminium chloride hexahydrate acts locally, in the stratum comeum and in the terminal duct, to relieve hyperhidrosis. It is is acidic and is thought to act by diffusing into the sweat ducts where on neutralisation it forms gelatinous hydroxides which obstruct the flow of sweat.

List of excipients

Ethanol 75.45 %w/w
Purified water 4.55 %w/w

Pack sizes and Marketing

High density polyethylene bottle with roll-on applicator.

Pack size: 30ml, 40ml, 45ml, 50ml and 60ml

High density polyethylene bottle with polypropylene cap.

LDPE housing containing polypropylene roller-ball with over-cap for self-assembly.

Pack Size: 60ml, 75ml

Not all pack sizes may be marketed.

Marketing authorization holder
Authorization dates

GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare (UK) Trading Limited

trading as: Stiefel, 980 Great West Road, Brentford, Middlesex, TW8 9GS,United Kingdom

31 August 1981

Marketing authorization number:

PL 44673/0036