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3M Cavilon Durable Barrier

Dosage form: cream
Ingredients: Dimethicone 13000mg in 1L
Labeler: 3M Health Care
NDC Code: 17518-026

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Drug Facts

Active Ingredient

Dimethicone 1.3%


Skin Protectant

  • Temporarily protects and helps relieve chapped or cracked skin

  • For external use only
  • Avoid contact with eyes

  • Stop use and as a doctor if
  • condition worsens
  • symptoms last more than 7 days or clear up and occur again within a few days

  • Do not use on
  • deep or puncture wounds
  • animal bites • serious burns

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

  • Apply as needed
  • Gently cleanse skin as required
  • Apply cream sparingly to cover the entire affected area
  • Note: If the feel is oily, too much has been applied

Inactive ingredients

Water (Aqua), Diisooctyl Adipate, Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil, PPG-15 Stearyl Ether, Dipropylene Glycol, Isopropyl Palmitrate, Mineral Oil (Paraffinum Liquidum), Ethylene/Acrylic Acid Copolymer, Acrylate Terpolymer, Paraffin, Magnesium Sulfate, Propylene Glycol, Fragance, Diazolidinyl Urea, Methylparaben, Propylparaben


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Principal Display Panel – 28 g Tube Label

3M NDC 17518-026-02


Durable Barrier

  • Dimethicone Skin Protectant
  • Protects from incontinence
  • Resists wash off
  • Concentrated
  • Allows tape to stick



Made in U.K. for
3M Health Care

St. Paul, MN 55144-1000, U.S.A.

Net Weight 1 oz. •28 g

dimethicone cream
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:17518-026
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Dimethicone (Dimethicone) Dimethicone13000 mg  in 1 L
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
coconut oil 
dipropylene glycol 
isopropyl palmitate 
mineral oil 
magnesium sulfate Heptahydrate 
Propylene Glycol 
Diazolidinyl Urea 
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:17518-026-0112 TUBE (12 TUBE) in 1 CASE
10.00126 L in 1 TUBE
2NDC:17518-026-0248 TUBE (48 TUBE) in 1 CASE
20.000383 L in 1 TUBE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart34707/19/1996
Labeler - 3M Health Care (006173082)

Revised: 01/2012
3M Health Care

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