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Hydrocortisone by Discount Drug Mart, Inc.

Medically reviewed on December 27, 2017

Dosage form: ointment
Ingredients: HYDROCORTISONE 10mg in 1g
Labeler: Discount Drug Mart, Inc.
NDC Code: 53943-986

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Drug Facts

Active Ingredient

Hydrocortisone 1%

Purpose

Anti-itch

Uses

temporarily relieves itching associated with minor skin irritation, inflammation and rashes due to:

  • eczema
  • insect bites
  • psoriasis
  • poison ivy, oak, sumac
  • soaps
  • detergents
  • cosmetics
  • jewelry
  • seborrheic dermatitis
  • temporarily relieves external anal and genital itching
  • other uses of this product hould only be under the advice and supervision of a doctor

Warnings

For external use only

Do not use
  • if you are allergic to any of the ingredients
  • in the genital area if you have a vaginal discharge. Consult a doctor.
  • for the treatment of diaper rash. Ask a doctor.

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

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • condition worsens, symptoms persist for 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 tissue or a soft cloth before applying
  • apply to affected area not more than 3 to 4 times daily
  • children under 12 years of age: ask a doctor

Other information

store at room temperature

Inactive ingredient

aloe vera, beeswax, cetyl alcohol, dextrin, glycerin, light mineral oil, maltodextrin, methylparaben, myristoyl/palmitoyl oxosstearamide/archamide MEA, petrolatum, propylparaben, sodium ceteryl sulfate, sodium lauryl sulfate, water

Package label

HYDROCORTISONE 
hydrocortisone ointment
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:53943-986
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
HYDROCORTISONE (HYDROCORTISONE) HYDROCORTISONE10 mg  in 1 g
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
PETROLATUM 
ALOE VERA LEAF 
CETYL ALCOHOL 
GLYCERIN 
MALTODEXTRIN 
MYRISTOYL/PALMITOYL OXOSTEARAMIDE/ARACHAMIDE MEA 
PROPYLPARABEN 
SODIUM CETYL SULFATE 
SODIUM LAURYL SULFATE 
WATER 
LIGHT MINERAL OIL 
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:53943-986-011 TUBE in 1 BOX
128 g in 1 TUBE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart34801/30/2012
Labeler - Discount Drug Mart, Inc. (047741335)

 
Discount Drug Mart, Inc.

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Further information

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