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Banophen by Major Pharmaceuticals

Dosage form: cream
Ingredients: DIPHENHYDRAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE 2g in 100g, ZINC ACETATE 0.1g in 100g
Labeler: Major Pharmaceuticals
NDC Code: 0904-5354

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Major Pharmaceuticals Banophen™ Drug Facts

Active ingredient

Diphenhydramine hydrochloride 2%

Zinc acetate 0.1%


Topical analgesic

Skin protectant

  • temporarily relieves pain and itching associated with:
  • insect bites
  • minor burns
  • sunburn
  • minor skin irritations
  • minor cuts
  • scrapes
  • rashes due to poison ivy, poison oak and poison sumac
  • dries the oozing and weeping of poison ivy, poison oak and poison sumac


For external use only

Do not use
  • on large areas of the body
  • with any other product containing diphenhydramine, even one taken by mouth

Ask a doctor before use
  • on chicken pox
  • on measles

When using this product
  • avoid contact with the eyes

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • condition worsens or does not improve within 7 days
  • symptoms persist for more than 7 days or clear up and occur again within a few days

Keep out of reach of children.

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

  • do not use more than directed
  • adults and children 2 years of age and older: apply to affected area no more than 3 to 4 times daily
  • children under 2 years of age: ask a doctor

Other information
  • store at 20°-25°C (68°-77°F)

Inactive ingredients

cetyl alcohol, diazolidinyl urea, methylparaben, PEG-2 stearate, PEG-20 stearate, propylene glycol, propylparaben, purified water

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diphenhydramine hydrochloride, zinc acetate cream
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:0904-5354
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:0904-5354-311 TUBE (TUBE) in 1 CARTON
128 g in 1 TUBE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart34806/19/2009
Labeler - Major Pharmaceuticals (191427277)

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Medically reviewed on May 28, 2018

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