Zostrix Diabetic Joint and Arthritis Pain Relief

Dosage form: cream
Ingredients: CAPSAICIN 0.25mg in 1g, MENTHOL 20mg in 1g
Labeler: Health Care Products
NDC Code: 61787-451

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

Capsaicin 0.025%

Menthol 2.0%

Purpose

Topical Analgesic

Topical Analgesic

Uses

For the temporary relief of minor aches and pains of the muscle joints associated with

  • strains
  • sprains
  • bruises
  • arthritis

Warnings

For external use only.

Do not apply to wounds or to damaged or irritated skin.

When using this product
  • 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.
  • Avoid contact with eyes. 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.

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • condition worsens, or if symptoms persist for more than 7 days or clear up and occur again within a few days
  • blistering occurs
  • difficulty breathing or swallowing occurs
  • severe burning persists

Keep out of reach of children.

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

Directions
  • for persons under 18 years of age, ask a doctor before using
  • to avoid getting cream on hands use applicator pad to apply a thin film of cream to the affected area and gently rub in until fully absorbed. Discard applicator pad after use.
  • 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

Other Information

Store at 15°-30°C (59°-86°F).

Inactive ingredients

Benzyl Alcohol, Cetearyl Alcohol, Ceteareth-20, Cetyl Alcohol, Glyceryl Stearate, Isopropyl Myristate, PEG-100 Stearate, Petrolatum, Sorbitorl & Water.

Questions or Comments

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 the use of this product may be reported to this number.

Package/Label Principal Display Panel

Capsaicin 0.025%

Menthol 2.00%

 

NDC 61787-451-02

 

ZOSTRIX®

DIABETIC

Joint & Arthritis Pain Relief Cream

 

Topical Analgesic

Net Wt. 2 oz. (56.6g)

For best results, apply only a pea-sized amount regularly - up to 3-4 times daily.

ZOSTRIX DIABETIC JOINT AND ARTHRITIS PAIN RELIEF 
capsaicin and menthol cream
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:61787-451
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
CAPSAICIN (CAPSAICIN) CAPSAICIN0.25 mg  in 1 g
MENTHOL (MENTHOL) MENTHOL20 mg  in 1 g
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
BENZYL ALCOHOL 
CETOSTEARYL ALCOHOL 
POLYOXYL 20 CETOSTEARYL ETHER 
CETYL ALCOHOL 
GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATE 
ISOPROPYL MYRISTATE 
PEG-100 STEARATE 
PETROLATUM 
SORBITOL 
WATER 
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:61787-451-021 TUBE in 1 CARTON
156.6 g in 1 TUBE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart34808/01/201111/30/2014
Labeler - Health Care Products (101196749)
Registrant - Hi-Tech Pharmacal Co., Inc. (101196749)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Process Technologies & Packaging, LLC809172885MANUFACTURE(61787-451)

Revised: 11/2013
 
Health Care Products

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