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CVS Anti-Itch Hydrocortisone

Medically reviewed on September 12, 2016

Dosage form: cream
Ingredients: HYDROCORTISONE 1mg in 1g
Labeler: CVS Pharmacy, Inc.
NDC Code: 59779-844

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.

Avtive ingredient                                Purpose

Hydrocortisone 1%............................. Anti-itch

Uses

Temporarily relieves itching associated with minor skin irritations, inflammation and rashes due to:

  • eczema
  • insect bites
  • poison ivy, oak, or sumac
  • soaps and detergents
  • cosmetics
  • jewlery
  • seborrheic dematitis
  • psoriasis
  • other use of this product; ask a doctor

Warnings

For external use only

Do not use

  • in or near the eyes
  • for diaper rash: ask a doctor

Ask a doctor before use if you are using any other hydrocoritsone product

Stop use and ask a doctor

  • condition worsens or if symptoms persist for more than 7 days
  • symptoms last more than 7 days or clear up and occur again within a few days

Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poision Control Center right away

Directions

  • apply to affected area no more than 3 to 4 times daily
  • children under 2 years, do not use: ask a doctor

Other information

Store at room temperature. Protect from freezing and excessive heat.

Inactive ingredients

aloe vera leaf, avena sativa (oat) kennel extract, avena sativa (oat) kennel flour, avena sativa (oast) kernel oil, benzyl alcohol, cetearth-20, cetearyl alcohol, cetyl palmitate, chrysanthemum parthenium (feverfew) extract, citric acid, cyclopentasiloxane, dimethicone, dimethyl MEA, glycerin, isopropyl myristate, isostearyl neopentanoate, methylparaben, PEG-40 stearate, potassium lactate, tocopherol acetate, water

DISTRIBUTED BY:

ONE CVS DRIVE

WOONSOCKET, RI 02895 USA

CVS ANTI-ITCH HYDROCORTISONE 
hydrocortisone cream
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:59779-844
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
HYDROCORTISONE (HYDROCORTISONE) HYDROCORTISONE1 mg  in 1 g
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
ALOE VERA LEAF 
OAT 
OATMEAL 
OAT KERNEL OIL 
BENZYL ALCOHOL 
POLYOXYL 20 CETOSTEARYL ETHER 
CETYL PALMITATE 
TANACETUM PARTHENIUM 
CITRIC ACID MONOHYDRATE 
CYCLOMETHICONE 5 
DIMETHICONE 
DEANOL 
GLYCERIN 
ISOPROPYL MYRISTATE 
ISOSTEARYL MYRISTATE 
ISOSTEARYL NEOPENTANOATE 
METHYLPARABEN 
PEG-40 STEARATE 
POTASSIUM LACTATE 
.ALPHA.-TOCOPHEROL ACETATE 
WATER 
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:59779-844-281 TUBE in 1 PACKAGE
128 g in 1 TUBE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart34802/25/2014
Labeler - CVS Pharmacy, Inc. (062312574)

 
CVS Pharmacy, Inc.

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