Emollients are substances that moisten and soften your skin.
Topical (for the skin) emollients are used to treat or prevent dry skin. Replens are sometimes contained in products that also treat acne, chapped lips, diaper rash, cold sores, or other minor skin irritation.
There are many brands and forms of topical emollients available and not all are listed on this leaflet.
Replens may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide
Before taking this medicine
You should not use a topical emollient if you are allergic to it. Replens will not treat or prevent a skin infection.
Ask a doctor or pharmacist if it is safe for you to use Replens if you have:
-deep wounds or open sores;
-swelling, warmth, redness, oozing, or bleeding;
-large areas of skin irritation;
-any type of allergy; or
-if you are pregnant or breast-feeding.