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HYDROCORTISONE by CVS Pharmacy

Medically reviewed on February 16, 2018

Dosage form: cream
Ingredients: HYDROCORTISONE 10mg in 1g
Labeler: CVS Pharmacy
NDC Code: 59779-322

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

Hydrocortisone 1%.................................... Anti-itch cream



Uses

temporarily relieves itching associated with minor skin irritations, inflammation and rashes due to:

- eczema - insect bites - poison ivy, poison oak or poison sumac - soaps - detergents - cosmetics
- jewlery - seborrheic dermatitis - psoriasis - other uses of this product: ask a doctor


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

Uses

temporarily relieves itching associated with minor skin irritations, inflammation and rashes due to:

- eczema - insect bites - poison ivy, poison oak or poison sumac - soaps - detergents - cosmetics
- jewlery - seborrheic dermatitis - psoriasis - other uses of this product: ask a doctor

Other information

- store at room temperature. Protect from freezing and excessive heat.
- see carton or tube crimp for lot number and expiration date.

Warnings

For external use only.

Do not use:
- in the eyes - for the treatment of diaper rash

Ask a doctor before use if you are using any other hydrocortisone product

Stop use and ask a doctor if

- condition worsens, or if symptoms persist for more than 7 days

- symptoms last 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 immediately.


Directions 


- adults and children 2 years and older:apply to affected area not more than 3 to 4 times daily
- children under 2 years:do not use, ask a doctor

Inactive Ingredients

aloe barbadensis leaf juice, avena sativa kernal flour oat, beeswax, cetyl alcohol, citric acid,
glyceryl stearate, isopropyl myristate, methylparaben, PEG-40 stearate, polysorbate 60,
propylene glycol, propylparaben, purified water, sodium citrate, sodium stearate, sorbic acid,
stearyl alcohol, tocopheryl acetate



HYDROCORTISONE 
hydrocortisone cream
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:59779-322
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
HYDROCORTISONE (HYDROCORTISONE) HYDROCORTISONE10 mg  in 1 g
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
WATER 
CETYL ALCOHOL 
GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATE 
ISOPROPYL MYRISTATE 
METHYLPARABEN 
POLYOXYL 40 STEARATE 
POLYSORBATE 60 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
PROPYLPARABEN 
ANHYDROUS TRISODIUM CITRATE 
SORBIC ACID 
SODIUM STEARATE 
STEARYL ALCOHOL 
.ALPHA.-TOCOPHEROL ACETATE, D- 
WHITE WAX 
OATMEAL 
ANHYDROUS CITRIC ACID 
ALOE VERA LEAF 
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:59779-322-201 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 finalpart34805/19/2009
Labeler - CVS Pharmacy (062312574)
Registrant - Pharma Pac, LLC (140807475)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Pharma Pac, LLC140807475manufacture

 
CVS Pharmacy

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