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Hydrocortisone by Proficient Rx LP

Medically reviewed on October 19, 2017

Dosage form: cream
Ingredients: Hydrocortisone 0.5g in 100g
Labeler: Proficient Rx LP
NDC Code: 63187-575

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Hydrocortisone ½%

Drug Facts

Active ingredient

Hydrocortisone 0.5%


Anti-itch cream

temporary relief of itching associated with minor skin irritations and rashes due to
insect bites
poison ivy, poison oak, or poison sumac
seborrheic dermatitis
external genital and anal itching
other uses of this product should be only under the advice and supervision of a doctor


For external use only

Do not use
in the eyes
by putting this product into the rectum by using fingers or any mechanical device or applicator

Ask a doctor before use if you have
a vaginal discharge
rectal bleeding
diaper rash

When using this product consult a doctor before exceeding recommended dosage

Stop use and ask a doctor if
condition gets worse
condition persists for more than 7 days
condition clears up and occurs again within a few days. Do not begin to use any other hydrocortisone product unless you have consulted a doctor.

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


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: do not use. consult a doctor

For external anal itching:
Adults: when practical, cleanse 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 application of this product

Children under 12 years of age: consult a doctor

Other information
To open: unscrew cap, pull tab to remove foil seal, and screw cap back onto tube
store at room temperature
see carton or tube crimp for lot number and expiration date

Inactive ingredients

aloe barbadensis, cetostearyl alcohol, citric acid, glycerin, glyceryl stearate, methylparaben, mineral oil, paraffin, propylparaben, purified water, sodium cetearyl sulfate, sodium lauryl sulfate, stearyl alcohol


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Distributed by:
Taro Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc.
Hawthorne, NY 10532

Relabeled by:

Proficient Rx LP

Thousand Oaks, CA 91320


Itch and Rash Relief

Sensitive Skin

Hydrocortisone ½%
Antipruritic (Anti-Itch)

With Aloe

NET WT 1 oz (28.4 g)

hydrocortisone cream
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:63187-575(NDC:51672-2010)
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Hydrocortisone (Hydrocortisone) Hydrocortisone0.5 g  in 100 g
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
cetostearyl alcohol 
citric acid monohydrate 
glyceryl monostearate 
mineral oil 
sodium cetostearyl sulfate 
sodium lauryl sulfate 
stearyl alcohol 
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:63187-575-011 TUBE in 1 CARTON
128.4 g in 1 TUBE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart34809/13/2001
Labeler - Proficient Rx LP (079196022)
Proficient Rx LP079502574RELABEL(63187-575)

Proficient Rx LP

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