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Guardian Vaginal

Medically reviewed on June 26, 2017.

Dosage form: douche
Ingredients: BENZALKONIUM CHLORIDE 1mg in 1mL
Labeler: Eastern Century Pharmaceuticals
NDC Code: 68915-280

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Eastern Century - Guardian Gel Vaginal Douche

Active ingredient

Benzalkonium Chloride 0.1%



  • for vaginal cleansing. Kills germs.


Wash and douche with water. Do not Douche to prevent pregnancy. During pregnancy. If you have symptoms of pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) or a sexually transmitted disease (STD). To self-treat or prevent a STD or PID. After exposure to a STD Stop using this product stop using this product and consult a doctor if douching results in pain, soreness, swelling, redness, itching excessive dryness or irritation, or symptoms continue after 7 days. These may indicate serious condition. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
External use only.
Do not use in eyes.

Stop use and ask a doctor if:

Rash and irritation and redness develops.

Discontinue use if

any burning, itching, or irritation of the vagina occur during use.

Keep out of reach of children.


Insert the gel into the vagina when cleansing is desired, one unit (5.5ml) each time.
Please read the following instructions carefully before use.
1. Take off any plastic around the tube.
2. Remove the small plastic tip from the top of the applicator.
3. Gently insert the small end of the applicator deep into the vagina. While in this position, squeeze the entire contents of the applicator to release the gel. Remove the applicator and discard it in a waste container.

  • Do not use this product if the package seal is broken.
  • Children under 12 years of age: ask doctor.

Inactive ingredients:

Carbomer, Glycerin, Hydroxypropylmethylcellulose, Methylparaben, Sodium Hydroxide, Water


Store at room temperature in a cool, dry place.

Other Information:

An association has been reported between douching and pelvic inflammatory disease (PID), ectopic pregnancy, and infertility. It is not currently known whether douching is casually related to these conditions, but women should be aware of this association. See a doctor right away if you have symptoms of PID or STD.

Expiration Date:

Two years after printed date of manufacture.


Discontinue use if any burning, itching, or irritation of the vagina occurs during use. Wash and douche with water. Guardian Gel TM is an effective douche when used according to the directions.

Distributed by:

Eastern Century Pharmaceuticals, US (ECP)
One Pierce Place, #475W, Itasca, IL  60143 USA
Made in the USA

Front Label

Guardian Gel

Vaginal Douche Gel with Benzalkonium Chloride

0.18 fl oz. 5.5 ml

Back Label

benzalkonium chloride douche
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:68915-280
Route of AdministrationVAGINALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:68915-280-021 BOTTLE in 1 BOX
1NDC:68915-280-015.5 mL in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart333A05/23/2011
Labeler - Eastern Century Pharmaceuticals (966499373)
Registrant - Eastern Century Pharmaceuticals (966499373)
Woodbine Products Company004220323manufacture(68915-280)

Eastern Century Pharmaceuticals

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