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PETROLATUM by CVS

Medically reviewed on February 16, 2018

Dosage form: ointment
Ingredients: PETROLATUM 600mg in 1g
Labeler: CVS
NDC Code: 59779-148

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                      Purpose
White petrolatum
60.4%......................................Skin protectant


Active ingredient                 Purpose
Salicylic Acid
(0.5%)..............................Acne Medication
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Use for the management of acne


Keep out of the reach of children.
If swallowed, get medical help or contact
a Poison Control Center immediately.

Uses
- helps prevent and treat diaper rash
- helps seal out wetness and protects
chafed skin due to diaper rash
-gives temporary relief to chapped,
cracked skin
- offers protection from the drying
effects of wind and cold weather
- gives temporary protection for minor
cuts, scrapes and burns

Warnings
For external use only.
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Do not use on:
- puncture wounds or deep wounds
- animal bites - serious burns
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Keep product away from eyes.
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Stop use and ask a doctor if:
-condition worsens
-symptoms last more than 7 days; clear
up and occur again within several days


Directions
-for diaper rash:
  - change soiled, wet diapers
    immediately
  - cleanse diaper area thoroughly
    and allow to dry
  - liberally apply ointment as often as
    necessary, with each diaper change,
    especially at bedtime or whenever
    exposure to wet diapers may be
    prolonged
- for other uses: apply as needed
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Other information

Store at 20 degrees to 25 degrees C (68 degrees to 77 degrees F)

Inactive Ingredients
cholecalciferol, cocoa butter, fragrance,
light mineral oil, mineral oil, modified
lanolin, paraffin, sodium pyruvate,
sunflower seed oil, Vitamin A palmitate,
Vitamin E (di-alpha tocopherol and
di-alpha tocopheryl acetate)



PETROLATUM 
petrolatum ointment
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:59779-148
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
PETROLATUM (PETROLATUM) PETROLATUM600 mg  in 1 g
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
MINERAL OIL 
COCOA BUTTER 
LANOLIN 
PARAFFIN 
VITAMIN A PALMITATE 
.ALPHA.-TOCOPHEROL ACETATE, DL- 
CHOLECALCIFEROL 
SODIUM PYRUVATE 
SUNFLOWER OIL 
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:59779-148-2799 g in 1 TUBE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart34705/19/2009
Labeler - CVS (062312574)
Registrant - Pharma Pac, LLC (140807475)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Pharma Pac, LLC140807475manufacture

 
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