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Banophen by Atlantic Biologicals Corps

Medically reviewed on Jun 23, 2017

Dosage form: liquid
Ingredients: DIPHENHYDRAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE 12.5mg in 5mL
Labeler: Atlantic Biologicals Corps
NDC Code: 17856-5174

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Banophen

Drug Facts

Active ingredient (in each teaspoonful (5 mL))

Diphenhydramine HCl USP 12.5 mg

Purpose

Antihistamine

Uses

temporarily relieves these symptoms due to hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies

  • runny nose
  • sneezing
  • itchy, watery eyes
  • itching of the nose or throat

Warnings

Do not use

  • to make a child sleepy
  • with any other product containing diphenhydramine, including one applied topically.

Ask a doctor before use if you have

  • glaucoma
  • trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland
  • a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking sedatives or tranquilizers.

When using this product
  • marked drowsiness may occur
  • avoid alcoholic drinks
  • alcohol, sedatives, and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness
  • be careful when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery
  • excitability may occur, especially in children

If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.

Keep out of the reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

Directions
  • take every 4 to 6 hours
  • do not take more than 6 doses in 24 hours
adults and children 12 years and over2 - 4 teaspoonsful (25 mg to 50 mg)
children 6 to under 12 years1 - 2 teaspoonsful (12.5 mg to 25 mg)
children 2 to 5 years of agedo not use unless directed by a doctor
children under 2 years of agedo not use

Other information
  • each teaspoonful (5 mL) contains: sodium 7 mg
  • store at room temperature 20°-25°C (68°-77°F)

Inactive ingredients

artificial cherry flavor, citric acid, D&C Red #33, FD&C Red #40, glycerin, polysorbate 20, purified water, sodium benzoate, sodium citrate, sodium saccharin, sorbitol solution

Questions or comments?

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HOW SUPPLIED

Product: 17856-5174

NDC: 17856-5174-2 5 mL in a CUP

NDC: 17856-5174-1 10 mL in a CUP, UNIT-DOSE

BANOPHEN (DIPHENHYDRAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE) LIQUID
BANOPHEN 
diphenhydramine hydrochloride liquid
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:17856-5174(NDC:0904-5174)
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
DIPHENHYDRAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE (DIPHENHYDRAMINE) DIPHENHYDRAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE12.5 mg  in 5 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
SODIUM CITRATE, UNSPECIFIED FORM 
Citric Acid Monohydrate 
Sorbitol 
FD&C Red no. 40 
Glycerin 
Polysorbate 20 
Cherry 
Water 
Sodium Benzoate 
SACCHARIN SODIUM 
D&C Red no. 33 
Product Characteristics
ColorPINKScore    
ShapeSize
FlavorCHERRYImprint Code
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:17856-5174-272 CUP, UNIT-DOSE in 1 CASE
1 5 mL in 1 CUP, UNIT-DOSE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINALpart34808/24/2012
Labeler - Atlantic Biologicals Corps (047437707)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Atlantic Biologicals Corps047437707RELABEL(17856-5174), REPACK(17856-5174)

 
Atlantic Biologicals Corps

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