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Banophen by Major Pharmaceuticals

Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on May 10, 2022.

Dosage form: capsule
Ingredients: DIPHENHYDRAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE 50mg
Labeler: Major Pharmaceuticals
NDC Code: 0904-5307

0836-Major(100C/1000C)

Active Ingredient (in each banded capsule)

Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride 50 mg

Purpose

Antihistamine

Use

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

  • runny nose
  • sneezing
  • itchy, watery eyes
  • itchy throat and nose
  • 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
  • a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis
  • trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland

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 4-6 hours
  • Do not take more than 6 doses in 24 hours
adults and children 12 years of age and overTake 1 capsule (50 mg)
children under 12 years of age ask a doctor, the proper dosage strength is not available in this package**
**Do not attempt to break capsules. The proper dosage strength and dosing information for children under 12 years of age is available on the 25 mg package.

Other Information
  • Store at room temperature, USP.
  • Do not use if either capsule band or imprinted safety seal under cap is broken or missing
  • Protect from moisture
  • Contains lactose

Inactive Ingredients

D&C Red #28, FD&C Blue #1, FD&C Red #40, Gelatin, Lactose and Starch.

Questions?

Questions or comments? (800) 616-2471

Distributed by

MAJOR® PHARMACEUTICALS
17177 N Laurel Park Drive, Suite 233,
Livonia, MI 48152

PACKAGE LABEL.PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL
BANOPHEN 
diphenhydramine hcl capsule
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:0904-5307
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
DIPHENHYDRAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE (DIPHENHYDRAMINE) DIPHENHYDRAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE50 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
D&C RED NO. 28 
FD&C BLUE NO. 1 
FD&C RED NO. 40 
GELATIN 
LACTOSE MONOHYDRATE (ANHYDROUS LACTOSE)  
STARCH, CORN 
Product Characteristics
ColorpinkScoreno score
ShapeCAPSULESize14mm
FlavorImprint CodeCPC;836
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:0904-5307-60100 CAPSULE in 1 BOTTLE
2NDC:0904-5307-801000 CAPSULE in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart34111/02/2009
Labeler - Major Pharmaceuticals (191427277)

 
Major Pharmaceuticals

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Further information

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