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Duane Reade hydrocortisone

Dosage form: cream
Ingredients: HYDROCORTISONE .284g in 28.4g
Labeler: Duane Reade
NDC code: 24488-033

Medically reviewed by Last updated on Mar 8, 2023.

Drug Facts

Active Ingredients..........................Purpose

Hydrocortisone 1%..........................Anti-Itch

UsesTemporary relief of itching associated with minor skin irritations and rashes due to
  • eczema
  • insect bites
  • poison ivy, poison oak, or poison sumac
  • soaps
  • detergents
  • cosmetics
  • jewelry
  • seborrheic dermatitis
  • psoriasis
  • external genital or anal itching
other uses of this product should be only under the advice and supervision of a doctor


For external use only.

Do not use
  • in the eyes
  • by putting this product into the rectum by using fingers or any other mechanical device or applicator

Ask a doctor before use if you have
  • a vaginal discharge
  • rectal bleeding
  • diaper rash

When using this product

consult a doctor before exceeding recommended dosage

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • condition gets worse
  • condition persists for more than 7 days
  • condition clears up and occurs again within a few days. Do not begin to use any other hydrocortisone product unless you have consulted a doctor.

Keep out of reach of children.

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


Adults and children 2 years of age and older:

  • apply to affected area not more than 3 to 4 times daily

Children under 2 years of age: do not use, consult a doctor

For external anal itching:
  • Adults: when practical, cleanse the affected area with mild soap and warm water and rinse thoroughly
  • gently dry by patting or blotting with toilet tissue or a soft cloth before application of this product.
Children under 12 years of age: consult a doctor

Other information
  • To open: unscrew cap, pull tab to remove foil seal, and screw cap back onto tube
  • store at room temperature
  • see carton or tube crimp for lot number and expiration date

Inactive IngredientsPetrolatum

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hydrocortisone cream
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:24488-033
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:24488-033-181 TUBE (TUBE) in 1 CARTON
128.4 g in 1 TUBE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart34803/18/2011
Labeler - Duane Reade (961956229)
Registrant - Creations Garden Natural Products (961956229)
Creations Garden Natural Products961956229manufacture

Duane Reade

Further information

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