Hemorrhoidal Starch

Dosage form: suppository
Ingredients: STARCH, CORN 0.51g
Labeler: H and P Industries, Inc. dba Triad Group
NDC Code: 50730-1512

Disclaimer: Most OTC drugs are not reviewed and approved by FDA, however they may be marketed if they comply with applicable regulations and policies. FDA has not evaluated whether this product complies.

DRUG FACTS

ACTIVE INGREDIENT

Topical starch, 51%

PURPOSE

Protectant

USE
  • Provides temporary relief of the itching, burning and discomfort associated with hemorrhoids and other anorectal disorders
  • Provides a coating to protect irritated tissue

WARNINGS

For rectal use only.

When using this productdo not exceed the recommended daily dosage unless directed by a doctor.




Stop use and ask a doctor
  • in case of bleeding
  • if condition worsens or does not improve within 7 days.


If pregnant or breast-feeding,ask a health professional before use.

Keep out of reach of children

If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

DIRECTIONS Adults:
  • When practical, cleanse the affected area with mild soap and warm water. Rinse thoroughly.
  • Gently dry by patting or blotting with toilet tissue or soft cloth before application of this product.
  • Detach one suppository from strip of suppositories.
  • Remove film before inserting into the rectum by holding the suppository upright. Carefully separate film by inserting tip of fingernail at film split.
  • Carefully peel film slowly and evenly down both sides to expose suppository
  • Avoid excessive handling of suppository, which is designed to melt at body temperature. If suppository seems soft, hold in film wrapper under cold water for 2 or 3 minutes.
  • Insert one suppository rectally up to 6 times daily or after each bowel movement
Children under 12 years: ask a doctor.


OTHER INFORMATION Store below 86° F (30° C).

INACTIVE INGREDIENTSbenzyl alcohol, hydrogenated vegetable oil, tocopheryl acetate


PACKAGE INFORMATION - REPRESENTATIVE LABELCompare to the active ingredient in TUCKS®*

HEMORRHOIDAL
SUPPOSITORIES

TOPICAL STARCH

  • Relieves itching, burning and discomfort
  • Protects and soothes irritated tissue
12 SUPPOSITORIES

*This product is not manufactured or distributed by Pfizer consumer Healthcare, Inc., owner of the registered trademark TUCKS®.


HEMORRHOIDAL STARCH 
starch suppository
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:50730-1512
Route of AdministrationRECTALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
STARCH, CORN (STARCH, CORN) STARCH, CORN0.51 g
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
BENZYL ALCOHOL 
FAT, HARD 
ALPHA-TOCOPHEROL ACETATE 
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:50730-1512-112 SUPPOSITORY (SUPPOSITORY) in 1 BOX
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart34608/01/2006
Labeler - H and P Industries, Inc. dba Triad Group (050259597)

Revised: 12/2009
 
H and P Industries, Inc. dba Triad Group

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