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hydrocortisone by Perrigo New York Inc

Dosage form: ointment
Ingredients: HYDROCORTISONE 1g in 100g
Labeler: Perrigo New York Inc
NDC code: 45802-276

Medically reviewed by Last updated on Sep 4, 2023.

Perrigo Hydrocortisone 1% Drug Facts

Active ingredient

Hydrocortisone 1%



temporarily relieves itching associated with minor skin irritations, inflammation, and rashes due to:
poison ivy, oak, sumac
insect bites
seborrheic dermatitis
temporarily relieves external anal and genital itching
other uses of this product should only be under the advice and supervision of a doctor


For external use only

Do not use
in the genital area if you have a vaginal discharge. Ask a doctor.
for the treatment of diaper rash. Ask a doctor.

When using this product
avoid contact with the eyes
do not use more than directed unless told to do so by a doctor
do not put directly into the rectum by using fingers or any mechanical device or applicator

Stop use and ask a doctor if
condition worsens
symptoms persist for more than 7 days or clear up and occur again within a few days, and do not begin use of any other hydrocortisone product unless you have asked a doctor
rectal bleeding occurs

Keep out of reach of children.

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

for itching of skin irritation, inflammation, and rashes:
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, ask a doctor
for external anal and genital itching, adults:
when practical, clean 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 applying
apply to affected area not more than 3 to 4 times daily
children under 12 years of age: ask a doctor

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

Inactive ingredients

aloe barbadensis leaf juice, white petrolatum

Questions or comments?


Principal Display Panel

Relieves Itch Fast

Water Resistant Formula Helps Protect Skin

Skin Irritation

Inflammation & Redness


Insect Bites

Eczema & Psoriasis

Compare to Cortizone – 10®

active ingredient

Hydrocortisone 1%

Maximum Strength Anti-Itch Ointment

NET WT 1 OZ (28 g)

hydrocortisone ointment
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:45802-276
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
Product Characteristics
ColorWHITE (clear) Score    
FlavorImprint Code
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:45802-276-031 TUBE in 1 CARTON
128 g in 1 TUBE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart34808/18/2011
Labeler - Perrigo New York Inc (078846912)

Perrigo New York Inc

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