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Formadon Prescribing Information

Package insert / product label
Generic name: formaldehyde
Dosage form: topical liquid
Drug class: Miscellaneous topical agents

Medically reviewed by Last updated on Mar 25, 2024.

Formadon provides a preferable vehicle for the topical application for formalin solution. It is formulated with an aqueous perfumed base which helps minimize the characteristic pungent odor.

2 oz. sponge tip plastic bottle and 4 oz. plastic bottle
Formaldehyde (10% of USP strength) Formulated in aqueous perfumes base.

Use as an antiperspirant in the treatment of severe conditions of hyperhidrosis and bromidosis. Drying agent for verrucae.Apply to feet twice weekly as prescribed by a physician.

For external use only. Keep out of reach of children. Avoid frequent use. Avoid contact with eyes or mucous membranes. Do not apply to open wounds. Should sign of irritation occurs , medication should be discontinued. Irritates eyes, nose and throat. Use with adequate ventilation. In the event of eye contact, flush with copiously with water and get medical attention. Harmful if swallowed. Contact your local poison center immediately. Do not induce vomiting. If conscious, give eight ounces of (240mL) of milk, water with activated charcoal.

Federal law (USA) prohibits dispensing without a prescription.

Keep well closed in a cool place.

Image of 4 oz. FORMADON label
formaldehyde liquid
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN PRESCRIPTION DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:10481-1050
Route of AdministrationTOPICAL
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Formaldehyde (UNII: 1HG84L3525) (Formaldehyde - UNII:1HG84L3525) Formaldehyde0.1 mL in 59 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
#Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
1NDC:10481-1050-2118 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
unapproved drug other06/21/2010
Labeler - Gordon Laboratories (002333847)
Registrant - Gordon Laboratories (002333847)
NameAddressID/FEIBusiness Operations
Gordon Laboratories002333847manufacture

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