cooling gel hemorrhoidal

Dosage form: gel
Ingredients: PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE 0.25g in 100g, WITCH HAZEL 50.0g in 100g
Labeler: CVS Pharmacy
NDC Code: 59779-843

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.

CVS Pharmacy, Inc. Hemorrhoidal Cooling Gel Drug Facts

Active ingredient

Phenylephrine HCl 0.25%

Witch hazel 50.0%

Purpose

Vasoconstrictor

Astringent

Uses
  • helps relieve the local itching and discomfort associated with hemorrhoids
  • temporarily relieves irritation and burning
  • temporarily shrinks hemorrhoidal tissue
  • aids in protecting irritated anorectal areas

Warnings

For external use only

Ask a doctor before use if you have
  • heart disease
  • high blood pressure
  • diabetes
  • thyroid disease
  • 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
  • do not put this product into the rectum by using fingers or any mechanical device or applicator

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • bleeding occurs
  • condition gets worse 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 and gently dry the affected area by patting or blotting with an appropriate cleansing tissue or soft cloth before applying gel
  • when first opening the tube, puncture foil seal with top end of cap
  • apply externally to the affected area up to 4 times daily, especially at night, in the morning or after each bowel movement
  • children under 12 years of age: ask a doctor

Other information

store at 20°-25°C (68°-77°F)

Inactive ingredients

aloe vera gel, benzophenone-4, edetate disodium, hydroxyethylcellulose, methylparaben, polysorbate 80, propylene glycol, propylparaben, purified water, sodium citrate, vitamin E

Questions or comments?

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Compare to the active ingredients in Preparation H® Cooling Gel

Hemorrhoidal

Cooling Gel

With Vitamin E & Aloe

Fast Cooling Relief

Clear, non-greasy formula with no unpleasant scent

Shrinks swollen hemorrhoidal tissue

Prompt cooling relief from painful burning & itching

Relieves external discomfort

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COOLING GEL  HEMORRHOIDAL
phenylephrine hcl, witch hazel gel
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:59779-843
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE (PHENYLEPHRINE) PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE0.25 g  in 100 g
WITCH HAZEL (WITCH HAZEL) WITCH HAZEL50.0 g  in 100 g
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
ALOE VERA LEAF 
SULISOBENZONE 
EDETATE DISODIUM 
METHYLPARABEN 
POLYSORBATE 80 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
PROPYLPARABEN 
WATER 
SODIUM CITRATE 
ALPHA-TOCOPHEROL 
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:59779-843-011 TUBE (TUBE) in 1 CARTON
125 g in 1 TUBE
2NDC:59779-843-241 TUBE (TUBE) in 1 CARTON
251 g in 1 TUBE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart34606/09/2005
Labeler - CVS Pharmacy (062312574)

Revised: 12/2010
 
CVS Pharmacy

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