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Benadryl Extra Strength Itch Stopping

Medically reviewed on September 10, 2018

Dosage form: gel
Ingredients: Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride 20mg in 1mL
Labeler: Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc.
NDC Code: 69968-0242

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Benadryl® EXTRA STRENGTH ITCH STOPPING GEL

Drug Facts

Active ingredient

Diphenhydramine HCl 2%

Purpose

Topical analgesic

Use
  • temporarily relieves pain and itching associated with:
    • insect bites
    • minor burns
    • sunburn
    • minor cuts
    • scrapes
    • minor skin irritations
    • rashes due to poison ivy, poison oak, and poison sumac

Warnings

For external use only.

Do not use
  • on large areas of the body
  • with any other product containing diphenhydramine, even one taken by mouth

Ask a doctor before use
  • on chicken pox
  • on measles

When using this product avoid contact with eyes

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

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

Directions
  • do not use more than directed
  • 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

Other information

Store at Room Temperature

Inactive ingredients

SD alcohol 38-B, camphor, citric acid, diazolidinyl urea, glycerin, hydroxypropyl methylcellulose, methylparaben, propylene glycol, propylparaben, purified water, sodium citrate

Questions?

call toll-free 800-524-2624 or 215-273-8755 (collect)

Distributed by:
JOHNSON & JOHNSON
CONSUMER INC.

Skillman, NJ 08558

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 103 mL Tube Label

EXTRA STRENGTH

Benadryl®

ITCH STOPPING
GEL
Diphenhydramine
Hydrochloride
Topical Analgesic

FOR SKIN USE ONLY

Cooling relief for
most outdoor itches

Insect
Bites
Poison Ivy,
Oak, Sumac
Mosquito
Bites
SunburnMinor Cuts
& Scrapes

3.5 FL OZ (103 mL)

BENADRYL EXTRA STRENGTH ITCH STOPPING 
diphenhydramine hydrochloride gel
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:69968-0242
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride (Diphenhydramine) Diphenhydramine Hydrochloride20 mg  in 1 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
Citric Acid Monohydrate 
Diazolidinyl Urea 
Glycerin 
Hypromellose, Unspecified 
Methylparaben 
Propylene Glycol 
Propylparaben 
Water 
Sodium Citrate, Unspecified Form 
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:69968-0242-3103 mL in 1 TUBE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart34810/01/2013
Labeler - Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc. (002347102)

 
Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc.

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