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hydrocortisone by Perrigo New York Inc

Medically reviewed on March 12, 2018

Dosage form: cream
Ingredients: HYDROCORTISONE 1g in 100g
Labeler: Perrigo New York Inc
NDC Code: 45802-438

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Perrigo Hydrocortisone Cream 1% Drug Facts

Active ingredient

Hydrocortisone 1%

Purpose

Anti-itch

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

Warnings

For external use only

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

When using this product
avoid contact with the eyes
do not begin use of any other hydrocortisone product unless you have asked a doctor
for external anal itching do not exceed the recommended daily dosage unless directed by a doctor. In case of bleeding, consult a doctor promptly.
do not put this product 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

Keep out of reach of children.

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

Directions

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 itching:

adults: when practical, cleanse 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 application of this product.
children under 12 years of age with external anal itching: ask a doctor

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

Inactive ingredients

aloe vera gel, ceteareth-20, cetearyl alcohol, cetyl palmitate, glycerin, isopropyl myristate, isostearyl neopentanoate, methylparaben, purified water

Questions or comments?

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Relieves Itching and Redness Fast

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Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:45802-438
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
HYDROCORTISONE (HYDROCORTISONE) HYDROCORTISONE1 g  in 100 g
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
ALOE VERA LEAF 
POLYOXYL 20 CETOSTEARYL ETHER 
CETOSTEARYL ALCOHOL 
CETYL PALMITATE 
GLYCERIN 
ISOPROPYL MYRISTATE 
METHYLPARABEN 
WATER 
ISOSTEARYL NEOPENTANOATE 
Product Characteristics
ColorWHITEScore    
ShapeSize
FlavorImprint Code
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:45802-438-031 TUBE in 1 CARTON
128 g in 1 TUBE
2NDC:45802-438-051 JAR in 1 CARTON
2454 g in 1 JAR
3NDC:45802-438-70144 PACKET in 1 CARTON
3.9 g in 1 PACKET
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart34804/13/2011
Labeler - Perrigo New York Inc (078846912)

 
Perrigo New York Inc

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