The active ingredient with repellent action which incorporates EXTRA HEAVY RELEC is diethyltoluamide (DEET) at a concentration of 50%.
Diethyltoluamide active ingredient is the most potent of the known and RELEC EXTRA-STRONG is the product that incorporates a higher concentration. These two features make RELEC EXTRA-STRONG in the most effective insect repellent on the market.
The composition of EXTRA-STRONG RELEC makes it particularly suitable for travelers to tropical countries where there is a high risk of transmission of endemic diseases like malaria, yellow fever, dengue fever in recent years, the spread chikungunya. All these diseases can be transmitted by different species of insects, such as the tiger mosquito.
In addition, the World Health Organization (WHO) recommends the use of DEET as the most effective repellent against mosquitoes. It also emphasizes its concentration to achieve complete security. This concentration recommended by the World Health Organization (WHO), currently up to 50%.
The 50% Deet does not present any problems as far as toxicity is concerned. Its toxicity is not endorsed by the World Health Organization.
As for his irritability profile has proven to be the same as the Deet at a concentration of 30%, so that people sensitive to Deet, should take the same precautions at any concentration.
EXTRA-STRONG RELEC is indicated for travelers with normal skin types and is not recommended for children under 6 years.
As a precaution to note that at high concentrations Diethyltoluamide could present some problems of toxicity in young children, as they often tend to suck body parts (feet, arms, hands, etc.). Thereby ingesting the product. Therefore, the use of RELEC EXTRA-STRONG is not suitable for children under 6 years.
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SKU 166764.9 Weight 0.1200 Manufacturer Omega Pharma Condition new