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DHS TAR

Medically reviewed on Jan 1, 2018

Dosage form: shampoo
Ingredients: COAL TAR 0.005g in 1g
Labeler: Person and Covey
NDC Code: 0096-0737

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DHS TAR

WARNINGS

For external use only. Ask a physician before use if you have Psoriasis or Seborrheic Dermatitis that covers a large area of the body. 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 physician. Do not use this product with other forms of Psoriasis therapy such as ultraviolet radiation or prescription drugs, unless directed to do so by a physician. In rare instances, discoloration of gray, blond tinted or bleached hair may occur. Stop use and ask physician if condition worsens or does not improve after regular use. Store away from excessive heat or cold.

Dosage and Administration

Wet hair thoroughly, apply a liberal amount of shampoo and massage into lather. Allow lather to remain on scalp for several minutes. Rinse hair well and repeat application. For best results use at least twice a week or as directed by a physician.

Indications and Use

Helps prevent recurrence of scalp itching and flaking associated with Psoriasis, Seborrheic Dermatitis and Dandruff.

Keep out of the Reach of Children

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

Purpose

Controls symptoms of Psoriasis, Seborrheic Dermatitis and Dandruff.

Inactive Ingredients

Purified Water

Triethanolamine Lauryl Sulfate

Cocamidopropyl Hydroxysultaine

PEG 8 Distearate

Sodium Chloride

Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose

Lemon fruit oil

Citric Acid

Active Ingredient

Coal Tar

PACKAGE LABEL.PRINCIPAL DISPLAY

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PACKAGE LABEL.PRINCIPAL DISPLAY

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DHS TAR 
coal tar shampoo
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:0096-0737
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
COAL TAR (COAL TAR) COAL TAR0.005 g  in 1 g
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
WATER 
TRIETHANOLAMINE LAURYL SULFATE 
COCAMIDOPROPYL HYDROXYSULTAINE 
PEG-8 DISTEARATE 
SODIUM CHLORIDE 
ANHYDROUS CITRIC ACID 
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:0096-0737-04125.04 g in 1 BOTTLE
2NDC:0096-0737-08250.08 g in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart358H06/01/1995
Labeler - Person and Covey (008482473)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Person and Covey008482473manufacture(0096-0737)

 
Person and Covey

Further information

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