Aqueous Cream BP is a mixture of ointment and water that forms a cream designed for topical application. It is a great cream for symptomatic relief from dry skin and eczema. It is substitute for soap for washing. It is safe on skin to be applied for adults, children and the elderly. Patients who are hypersensitivity to phenoxyethanol should not use this cream. It is also safe for pregnant ladies as it does not harm the foetus inside the womb. The cream has no extreme side effects, but some patients may feel redness, stinging sensation and burning in the area of application.