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Major Thera-Gel Therapeutic Anti-Dandruff

Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Aug 28, 2018.

Dosage form: shampoo
Ingredients: Coal Tar 0.5mL in 100mL
Labeler: Major Pharmaceuticals
NDC Code: 0904-5259

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Major® Thera-Gel™ Therapeutic
Anti-Dandruff

Drug Facts

Active ingredient

Solubilized Coal Tar Extract 2.5% (Coal Tar, 0.5%)

Purpose

Anti-dandruff

Use

controls the symptoms of:

  • dandruff
  • seborrheic dermatitis
  • psoriasis

Warnings

For external use only

Ask a doctor before use if you have a condition which covers a large part of the body

When using this product
  • do not get into eyes. If contact occurs, rinse eyes thoroughly with water.
  • use caution in exposing skin to sunlight after applying this product. It may increase your tendency to sunburn for up to 24 hours after application.
  • do not use for prolonged periods without consulting a doctor
  • do not use with other forms of psoriasis therapy such as ultra violet radiation or prescription drugs unless directed to do so by a doctor.

Stop use and ask a doctor if

condition worsens or does not improve after regular use of this product as directed.

Keep out of reach of children.

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

Directions
  • wet hair thoroughly
  • massage shampoo into the scalp
  • lather. leave on hair and scalp for several minutes.
  • rinse and repeat
  • for best results use at least twice a week or as directed by a doctor

Other information
  • store away from direct sunlight
  • in rare instances, discoloration of gray, blonde, bleached or tinted hair may occur

Inactive ingredients

water, sodium laureth sulfate, cocamidopropyl betaine, cocamide DEA, laureth-4, methylparaben, propylparaben, imidazolidinyl urea, sodium chloride, fragrance, citric acid, tetrasodium EDTA, red 40 (CI 16035), caramel

Questions?

Adverse Drug Event Call: 800-616-2471

Distributed By: Major Pharmaceuticals
31778 Enterprise Drive, Livonia, MI 48150, USA

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 251 mL Bottle Label

NDC 0904-5259-44

MAJOR®

Thera-Gel
THERAPEUTIC
SHAMPOO

ORIGINAL FORMULA

Coal Tar 0.5%

Long Lasting Relief of
Itching and Flaking

Controls the Symptoms of:

  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Psoriasis
  • Dandruff

*Compare to the active ingredient of
Neutrogena
® T/Gel® Therapeutic Shampoo

8.5 FL OZ (251 mL)

05-1439A

MAJOR THERA-GEL THERAPEUTIC   ANTI-DANDRUFF
coal tar shampoo
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:0904-5259
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Coal Tar (Coal Tar) Coal Tar0.5 mL  in 100 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
Water 
Sodium Laureth Sulfate 
Cocamidopropyl Betaine 
Laureth-4 
Sodium Chloride 
Edetate Sodium 
Product Characteristics
ColorBROWNScore    
ShapeSize
FlavorImprint Code
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:0904-5259-44251 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH FINALpart358H09/01/2007
Labeler - Major Pharmaceuticals (191427277)
Registrant - Garcoa, Inc. (103039178)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Garcoa, Inc.103039178MANUFACTURE(0904-5259)

 
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