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DIPHENHYDRAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE by CVS Pharmacy, Inc.

Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on May 20, 2020.

Dosage form: capsule
Ingredients: DIPHENHYDRAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE 25mg
Labeler: CVS Pharmacy, Inc.
NDC Code: 69842-825

Further information

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Drug Facts

Active ingredient (in each banded capsule)

Diphenhydramine HCI 25 mg.

Purpose

Antihistamine

Uses
  • temporarily relieves these symptoms due to hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies: 
  • runny nose 
  • sneezing 
  • itchy, watery eyes 
  • itching of the nose or throat
  • temporarily relieves these symptoms due to the common cold: 
  • runny nose 
  • sneezing

Warnings

Do not use
  • to make a child sleepy 
  • with any other product containing diphenhydramine, even one used on skin

Ask a doctor before use if you have
  • a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis 
  • glaucoma 
  • trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

taking sedatives or tranquilizers

When using this product
  • marked drowsiness may occur 
  • avoid alcoholic drinks
  • alcohol, sedatives and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness 
  • be careful when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery 
  • excitability may occur, especially in children

If pregnant or breast-feeding,

ask a health professional before use.

Keep out of reach of children.

In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center (1-800-222-1222) right away.

Directions
  • take every 4 to 6 hours 
  • do not take more than 6 doses in 24 hours

adults and children 12 years of age and over

1 to 2 capsules

children 6 to under 12 years of age

1 capsule

children under 6 years of age

do not use this product in children under 6 years of age

Other information
  • store at 25ºC (77ºF); excursions permitted between 15º-30ºC (59º-86ºF) 
  • protect from moisture 
  • see end flap for expiration date and lot number

Inactive ingredients

D&C red #28, FD&C blue #1, FD&C red #40, gelatin, lactose and starch

Questions or comments?

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TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF IMPRINTED SAFETY SEAL UNDER CAP IS BROKEN OR MISSING OR IF RED BAND AROUND CAPSULE IS BROKEN OR MISSING.

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*This product is not manufactured or distributed by Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc., owner of the registered trademark Benadryl®.

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Compare to the active ingredient in Benadryl®*

Allergy Relief

DIPHENHYDRAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE,

25 mg - Antihistamine

Relief of:

Sneezing, Runny nose,

Itchy, watery eyes, Itchy throat

365 CAPSULES

DIPHENHYDRAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE 
diphenhydramine hydrochloride capsule
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:69842-825
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
DIPHENHYDRAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE (DIPHENHYDRAMINE) DIPHENHYDRAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE25 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
D&C RED NO. 28 
GELATIN 
LACTOSE MONOHYDRATE (ANHYDROUS LACTOSE)  
FD&C BLUE NO. 1 
FD&C RED NO. 40 
STARCH, CORN 
Product Characteristics
Colorpink (Half pink and Half clear with white powder inside) Scoreno score
ShapeCAPSULESize14mm
FlavorImprint CodeCPC;835
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:69842-825-002 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON
112 CAPSULE in 1 BLISTER PACK
2NDC:69842-825-224 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON
212 CAPSULE in 1 BLISTER PACK
3NDC:69842-825-121 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
3100 CAPSULE in 1 BOTTLE
4NDC:69842-825-51365 CAPSULE in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart34106/20/2018
Labeler - CVS Pharmacy, Inc. (062312574)

 
CVS Pharmacy, Inc.

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