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CVS Cools Itch Fast

Medically reviewed on January 15, 2018

Dosage form: gel
Ingredients: HYDROCORTISONE 1mg in 1g
Labeler: CVS Pharmacy, Inc.
NDC Code: 59779-729

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.

CVS Cortisone Cooling Gel 1 oz 34084 (2018)

Active ingredients                             Purpose

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

Uses for the temporary relief of itching associated with minor skin irritations, inflammation, and rashes due to:

  • eczema
  • insect bites
  • poison ivy
  • posion oak
  • poison sumac
  • soaps
  • jewlery
  • detergents
  • cosmetics
  • psoriasis
  • seborrheic dematitis
  • temporarily relievs external anal and genital itching
  • other uses of this product should be only under the advice and supervision of a doctor

Warnings

For external use only

Do not use

  • in the genital area if you have a vaginal discharge. Consult a doctor.
  • for the treatment of diaper rash. Consult a doctor.

When using this product

  • avoid contact with the eyes
  • do not use more than directed unless directed by a doctor
  • do not put this product into the rectum by using fingers or any mechanical device or applicator

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • symptoms last more than 7 days or clear up and occur again within a few days, and do not begin use of any other hydrocortisone product unless you have asked a doctor
  • rectal bleeding occurs

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

Directions

  • for itching of skin irritation, inflammation, and rashes:
  • adults and children 2 years of age and older: apply to affected area not more than 3 to 4 times daily
  • children under 2 years of age: ask a doctor
  • for external anal and genital itching, adults:
  • when practical, clean the affected area with mild soap and warm water and rinse thoroughly
  • gently dry by patting or blotting with toilet tissure or a soft cloth before applying
  • apply to affected area not more than 3 to 4 times daily
  • children under 12 years of age: consult a doctor

contents filled by weight, not volume

Inactive ingredients

aloe vera leaf, carbomer homopolymer type c, glycerin, methylparaben, oat kernel oil, propylene glycol, propylparaben, sodium hydroxide, sorbitan monostearate, stearyl alcohol, water, white wax

DISTRIBUTED BY:

ONE CVS DRIVE

WOONSOCKET, RI 02895 USA

CVS COOLS ITCH FAST 
hydrocortisone gel
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:59779-729
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 
CARBOMER HOMOPOLYMER TYPE C (ALLYL PENTAERYTHRITOL CROSSLINKED) 
GLYCERIN 
METHYLPARABEN 
OAT KERNEL OIL 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
SODIUM HYDROXIDE 
SORBITAN MONOSTEARATE 
STEARYL ALCOHOL 
WHITE WAX 
WATER 
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:59779-729-281 TUBE in 1 PACKAGE
128 g in 1 TUBE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart34810/13/2014
Labeler - CVS Pharmacy, Inc. (062312574)

 
CVS Pharmacy, Inc.

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