What is Anhydrol Forte?
Anhydrol Forte is a strong antiperspirant used to treat hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating) in the armpits, feet and hands.
Anhydrol Forte is a good option for anyone who feels they sweat too much, particularly if you feel that it affects your daily life or makes you feel awkward or embarrassed.
Anhydrol Forte is a colourless, fragrance-free liquid available in bottles of 60ml.
How does Anhydrol Forte work?
The active ingredient in Anhydrol Forte antiperspirant is aluminium chloride hexahydrate.
Anhydrol Forte works by blocking the sweat glands. Even when you wash Anhydrol Forte off, the sweat glands remain blocked. They won’t produce any sweat until they are unblocked by the natural skin shedding process.
How do you use Anhydrol Forte?
For maximum effectiveness, you should use Anhydrol Forte roll on exactly as directed by your doctor or pharmacist.
How to apply Anhydrol Forte:
- Dry your skin thoroughly.
- Apply an even layer of Anhydrol Forte at night, just before going to bed. Apply it to the affected areas, using it like a regular roll on deodorant.
- Wash Anhydrol Forte off in the morning but do not reapply it.
When you start using Anhydrol Forte, you should apply it for two nights in a row, then don’t use it for the next two nights. Repeat this sequence for as long as necessary, increasing or decreasing how often you apply it when necessary.
Only use Anhydrol Forte on the skin of your armpits, hands and feet and avoid getting it in your eyes or mouth. Anhydrol Forte can stain clothes, so make sure it is dry before getting dressed. You should also avoid getting it on any jewellery or metal surfaces.
How effective is Anhydrol Forte?
Providing it is used as directed, Anhydrol Forte is a clinically proven treatment for hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating).
To help this antiperspirant roll on work more effectively, there are a few lifestyle changes you can make, including:
- Wearing loose fitting, light clothing
- Not eating spicy foods
- Not drinking a lot of alcohol
What are the main side effects of Anhydrol Forte?
Like all medicines, Anhydrol Forte can cause side effects, although not everyone will experience them. If you are experiencing side effects, it can mean that you are applying Anhydrol Forte too frequently.
The most common side effects of Anhydrol Forte are skin irritation and redness at the site of application. For a full list of Anhydrol Forte side effects, please see the patient information leaflet.