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DG Health Hemorrhoidal by Dolgencorp, LLC

Dosage form: ointment
Ingredients: MINERAL OIL 14g in 100g, PETROLATUM 71.9g in 100g, PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE 0.25g in 100g, SHARK LIVER OIL 3g in 100g
Labeler: Dolgencorp, LLC
NDC Code: 55910-400

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Dolgencorp, LLC Hemorrhoidal Ointment Drug Facts

Active ingredient

Mineral oil 14%

Petrolatum 71.9%

Phenylephrine HCl 0.25%

Shark liver oil 3.0%

Purpose

Protectant

Vasoconstrictor

Uses
  • helps relieve the local itching and discomfort associated with hemorrhoids
  • temporarily shrinks hemorrhoidal tissue and relieves burning
  • temporarily provides a coating for relief of anorectal discomforts
  • temporarily protects the inflamed, irritated anorectal surface to help make bowel movements less painful

Warnings

For external and/or intrarectal use only

Ask a doctor before use if you have
  • heart disease
  • high blood pressure
  • thyroid disease
  • diabetes
  • trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

presently taking a prescription drug for high blood pressure or depression.

When using this product

do not exceed the recommended daily dosage unless directed by a doctor.

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • bleeding occurs
  • condition worsens or does not improve within 7 days
  • introduction of the applicator into the rectum causes additional pain

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. (1-800-222-1222)

Directions
  • adults: when practical, cleanse the affected area by patting or blotting with an appropriate cleansing pad
  • gently dry by patting or blotting with toilet tissue or a soft cloth before applying ointment
  • when first opening the tube, puncture foil seal with top end of cap
  • apply to the affected area up to 4 times daily, especially at night, in the morning or after each bowel movement
  • for intrarectal use:
  • remove cover from applicator and attach applicator to tube
  • lubricate applicator well, then gently insert applicator into the rectum
  • thoroughly clean applicator after each use and replace cover
  • also apply ointment to external area
  • children under 12 years of age: ask a doctor

Other information

store at 68°-77°F (20°-25°C)

Inactive ingredients

beeswax, benzoic acid, BHA, corn oil, glycerin, lanolin, lanolin alcohol, methylparaben, paraffin, propylparaben, purified water, thyme oil, tocopherol

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Hemorrhoidal Ointment

Prevents Further Irritation

● Prompt Soothing Relief from Painful Burning, Itching and Discomfort

● Shrinks Swollen Hemorrhoidal Tissue

● Protects Irritated Tissue

● Relieves Internal and External Discomfort

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DG HEALTH HEMORRHOIDAL 
mineral oil, petrolatum, phenylephrine hcl, shark liver oil ointment
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:55910-400
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
MINERAL OIL (MINERAL OIL) MINERAL OIL14 g  in 100 g
PETROLATUM (PETROLATUM) PETROLATUM71.9 g  in 100 g
PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE (PHENYLEPHRINE) PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE0.25 g  in 100 g
SHARK LIVER OIL (SHARK LIVER OIL) SHARK LIVER OIL3 g  in 100 g
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
YELLOW WAX 
BENZOIC ACID 
BUTYLATED HYDROXYANISOLE 
CORN OIL 
GLYCERIN 
LANOLIN 
METHYLPARABEN 
PARAFFIN 
PROPYLPARABEN 
WATER 
THYME OIL 
ALPHA-TOCOPHEROL 
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:55910-400-161 TUBE (TUBE) in 1 CARTON
157 g in 1 TUBE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart34605/22/2010
Labeler - Dolgencorp, LLC (068331990)

Revised: 06/2011
 
Dolgencorp, LLC

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