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Allergy Antihistamine by Cardinal Health (Leader)

Medically reviewed on Dec 11, 2017

Dosage form: capsule
Ingredients: DIPHENHYDRAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE 25mg
Labeler: Cardinal Health (Leader)
NDC Code: 37205-742

Disclaimer: Most OTC drugs are not reviewed and approved by FDA, however they may be marketed if they comply with applicable regulations and policies. FDA has not evaluated whether this product complies.

DRUG FACTS

Active ingredient (in each capsule)

Diphenhydramine HCl 25 mg

Purpose

Antihistamine

Uses

temporarily relieves these symptoms due to hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies:

  • runny nose
  • sneezing
  • itchy, watery eyes
  • itching of the nose or throat

temporarily relieves these symptoms due to the common cold:

  • runny nose
  • sneezing 

Warnings

Do not use
  • to make a child sleepy
  • with any other product containing diphenhydramine, even one used on skin

Ask a doctor before use if you have
  • glaucoma

  • trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland
  • a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

taking sedatives or tranquilizers

When using this product
  • marked drowsiness may occur

  • avoid alcoholic drinks
  • alcohol, sedatives, and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness

  • be careful when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery
  • excitability may occur, especially in children

If pregnant or breast-feeding,

ask a health professional before use.

Keep out of reach of children.

In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

Directions
  • take every 4 to 6 hours
  • do not take more than 6 times in 24 hours
 adults and children 12 years of age and over take 1 to 2 capsules 
 children 6 to under 12 years of age take 1 capsule
children under 6 years of age do not use

Other information
  • read the directions, warnings and accompanying label information before use
  • store at room temperature 15° to 30°C (59° to 86°F)
  • protect from light

Inactive ingredients

D&C red #28, FD&C blue #1, FD&C red #40, gelatin, lactose, starch.

Questions or comments?

Call 1-800-200-6313 Monday-Friday 9AM-5PM EST

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Allergy capsules

Diphenhydramine HCl 25 mg

Antihistamine

For allergy relief of:

  • sneezing
  • runny nose
  • itchy throat
  • itchy, watery eyes

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TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF IMPRINTED SAFETY SEAL UNDER CAP IS BROKEN OR MISSING OR IF RED BAND AROUND CAPSULE IS BROKEN OR MISSING

Product Label

Diphenhydramine HCl 25 mg capsules

ALLERGY  ANTIHISTAMINE
diphenhydramine hcl capsule
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:37205-742
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
DIPHENHYDRAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE (DIPHENHYDRAMINE) DIPHENHYDRAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE25 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
D&C RED NO. 28 
FD&C BLUE NO. 1 
FD&C RED NO. 40 
GELATIN 
LACTOSE 
STARCH, CORN 
Product Characteristics
ColorPINK, WHITEScoreno score
ShapeCAPSULESize14mm
FlavorImprint CodeCPC835
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:37205-742-622 BLISTER PACK (2 BLISTER PACK) in 1 CARTON
112 CAPSULE (12 CAPSULE) in 1 BLISTER PACK
2NDC:37205-742-781 BOTTLE (1 BOTTLE) in 1 BOX
2100 CAPSULE (100 CAPSULE) in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH FINALpart33608/30/2012
Labeler - Cardinal Health (Leader) (097537435)
Registrant - P and L Development of New York Corporation (800014821)

 
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