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MG217 Psoriasis Psoriasis Treatment Intensive Strength

Dosage form: ointment
Ingredients: Coal Tar 0.02g in 1g
Labeler: Wisconsin Pharmacal Company
NDC Code: 68093-7207

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Drug Facts

Drug Facts

Active Ingredient

Coal Tar 2%


Psoriasis, Seborrheic Dermatitis, Dandruff Treatment (from Coal Tar Topical Solution, USP 10%)


For the relief or these symptoms associated with psoriasis and/or seborrheic dermatitis

  • itching
  • scaling
  • flaking
  • redness
  • irritation of the skin.
Helps prevent recurrence..


For external use only.

Ask a doctor before use
  • for prolonged periods
  • if condition covers a large area of the body
  • around rectum or in the genital area or groin
  • with other forms of psoriasis therapy such as ultraviolet radiation or prescription drugs

When using this product

avoid contact with the eyes.  If contact occurs, rinse eyes thoroughly with water.

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • condition worsens
  • condition does not improve after regular use of this product as directed

Use caution in exposing skin to sunlight after applying this product, as it may increase your tendency to sunburn for up to 24 hours after application.

Do not use on the scalp unless directed by a physician.  If may be difficult to remove from the hair.

Keep out of reach of children.

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

This product contains coal tar, a product known in the state of California to cause cancer.


Apply to affected areas one to four times daily or as directed by a physician.

Inactive Ingredients

Petrolatum, Cetyl alcohol, Polysorbate 80, Microcrystalline wax.

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coal tar ointment
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:68093-7207
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Coal Tar (Coal Tar) Coal Tar0.02 g  in 1 g
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
Cetyl alcohol 
Polysorbate 80 
Microcrystalline wax 
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:68093-7207-11 JAR (JAR) in 1 CARTON
1107.7 g in 1 JAR
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart358H06/01/2012
Labeler - Wisconsin Pharmacal Company (800873986)
Wisconsin Pharmacal Company800873986manufacture(68093-7207)

Revised: 08/2012
Wisconsin Pharmacal Company

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