Zostrix Original Strength
Dosage form: cream
Ingredients: CAPSAICIN .25mg in 1g
Labeler: Health Care Products
NDC Code: 61787-442
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- for the temporary relief of minor aches and pains of muscles and joints associated with arthritis, simple backache, strains and sprains
- for use in treating neuralgias, consult a physician
For external use only.
Do not apply to wounds or to damaged or irritated skin.
- you may experience a burning sensation which is normal and related to the way the product works. With regular use, this sensation generally disappears within several days.
- do not get it on mucous membranes, into eyes, or on contact lenses. If this occurs, rinse the affected area thoroughly with water.
- do not apply immediately before or after activities such as bathing, swimming, sun bathing, or strenuous exercise.
- do not apply heat to the treated areas immediately before or after use.
- do not tightly wrap or bandage the treated area.
- avoid inhaling airborne material from dried residue. This can result in coughing, sneezing, tearing, throat or respiratory irritation.
- condition worsens or does not improve after regular use.
- blistering occurs.
- difficulty breathing or swallowing occurs.
- severe burning persists
If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center immediately.
- for persons under 18 years of age, ask a doctor before using.
- apply a thin film of cream to the affected area and gently rub in until fully absorbed.
- for optimum relief, apply 3 to 4 times daily.
- best results typically occur after 2 to 4 weeks of continuous use.
- unless treating hands, wash hands thoroughly with soap and water immediately after use.
- see package insert for more information.
Store at 15° - 30°C (59° - 86°F)
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Call: 1-800-899-3116, Mon-Thurs 9:00 am - 5:00 pm EST, Fri 9:00 am - 2:30 pm EST. Serious side effects associated with use of this product may be reported to this number.
Rev. 442:01 4/09
|ZOSTRIX ORIGINAL STRENGTH
|Labeler - Health Care Products (101196749)|
|Registrant - Hi-Tech Pharmacal Co., Inc. (101196749)|
|San-Mar Laboratories, Inc.||078718053||MANUFACTURE(61787-442)|
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