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Cortisone

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Hydrocortisone Cream



FULL PRESCRIBING INFORMATION

Drug Facts

Hydrocortisone, USP 1%

Anti-itch

For the temporary relief of itching associated with minor skin irritations, inflammation, and rashes due to:

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

For external use only

  • for external feminine itching if you have a vaginal discharge. Consult a doctor.
  • for the treatment of diaper rash. Consult a doctor.
  • avoid contact with the eyes
  • do not begin the use of any other hydrocortisone product unless directed by a doctor
  • for external anal itching:
  • do not use more than directed unless directed by a doctor
  • do not put this product into the rectum by using fingers or any mechanical device or applicator
  • symptoms last for more than 7 days
  • the condition gets worse
  • symptoms clear up and occur again in a few days
  • rectal bleeding occurs, consult doctor promptly

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, clean the affected area with mild soap and warm water, 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

  • Store at room temperature 59°-86°F (15°-30°C).  Protect from freezing.
  • Before using any medication, read all label directions.  Keep carton, it contains important information.

aloe vera concentrate, cetyl alcohol, glyceryl stearate, isopropyl myristate, methylparaben, polyoxyl 40 stearate, polysorbate 60, propylene glycol, propylparaben, purified water, sorbic acid, sorbitan monostearate, stearyl alcohol, white wax.  May contain citric acid or sodium citrate solution to adjust pH.

1-800-432-8534 between 9 am and 4 pm EST, Monday – Friday.

MAXIMUM STRENGTH
Plus ALOE
Relieves ITCH
Rash/Eczema/Psoriasis/Insect Bites/ Other Skin Irritations

CVS pharmacy®
NDC 59779-319-16

Compare to the active ingredient in Cortizone•10®*
Maximum Strength
Cortisone
Hydrocortisone Cream, USP 1%
Anti-Itch Cream

NET WT 2 OZ (56 g)

Cortisone

Hydrocortisone CREAM

Product Information

Product Type Human otc drug label Item Code (Source) NDC:59779-319
Route of Administration TOPICAL DEA Schedule

Active Ingredient/Active Moiety

Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
Hydrocortisone HYDROCORTISONE 1 g

Inactive Ingredients

Ingredient Name Strength
Aloe Vera Leaf
CETYL ALCOHOL
GLYCERYL MONOSTEARATE
ISOPROPYL MYRISTATE
METHYLPARABEN
POLYOXYL 40 STEARATE
POLYSORBATE 60
propylene glycol
PROPYLPARABEN
water
sorbic acid
SORBITAN MONOSTEARATE
stearyl alcohol
white wax
CITRIC ACID MONOHYDRATE
SODIUM CITRATE

Packaging

# Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
1 56 in 1 TUBE
2 28 in 1 TUBE
3 NDC:59779-319-64 1 in 1 CARTON

Marketing Information

Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
part part348 2012-02-22


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