Hydrocortisone Maximum Strength: Package Insert and Label Information

HYDROCORTISONE MAXIMUM STRENGTH- hydrocortisone ointment
H2-Pharma, LLC

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Drug Facts

Active ingredient

Hydrocortisone USP, 1%

Purpose

Anti-itch

Uses

  • temporarily relieves itching associated with minor skin irritations, inflammation, and rashes due to
    • eczema
    • psoriasis
    • insect bites
    • poison ivy, oak, sumac
    • detergents
    • jewelry
    • cosmetics
    • soaps
    • seborrheic dermatitis
  • temporarily relieves external anal and genital itching
  • other uses of this product should be only under the advice and supervision of a doctor

Warnings

For external use only.

Do not use

  • in the genital area if you have a vaginal discharge. Consult a doctor.
  • for the treatment of diaper rash. Consult a doctor.

When using this product

  • avoid contact with the eyes
  • do not use more than directed unless directed by a doctor
  • do not put directly into the rectum by using fingers or any mechanical device or applicator

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
  • do not begin the use of any other hydrocortisone product unless directed by a doctor
  • rectal bleeding occurs

Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center (1-800-222-1222) right away.

Directions

  • for itching of skin irritation, inflammation, and rashes
    • 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: consult a doctor
  • for external anal and genital 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
    • apply to affected area not more than 3 to 4 times daily
    • children under 12 years of age: consult a doctor

Other information

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

Inactive ingredients

mineral oil, white petrolatum

Questions or comments?

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Distributed by: H2-Pharma, LLC
Montgomery, AL 36117

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL — 28 g Tube Carton

NDC 61269-345-56
*Compare to the active ingredient in
Maximum Strength Cortizone 10®

Maximum Strength
Hydrocortisone Ointment, USP 1%

Anti-itch Ointment

For external use only

Relieves itches and rashes
For temporary relief of:
Skin irritations, inflammation, rashes | Insect bites, eczema, psoriasis | Seborrheic dermatitis | Poison ivy, oak, and sumac | External anal and genital itching

Net wt. 1 oz (28 g)

H2 pharma

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL -- 28 g Tube Carton
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HYDROCORTISONE MAXIMUM STRENGTH
hydrocortisone ointment
Product Information
Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:61269-345
Route of Administration TOPICAL DEA Schedule
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
HYDROCORTISONE (HYDROCORTISONE) HYDROCORTISONE 1 g in 100 g
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient Name Strength
MINERAL OIL
WHITE PETROLATUM
Product Characteristics
Color WHITE Score
Shape Size
Flavor Imprint Code
Contains
Packaging
# Item Code Package Description Multilevel Packaging
1 NDC:61269-345-56 1 TUBE in 1 CARTON contains a TUBE
1 28 g in 1 TUBE This package is contained within the CARTON (61269-345-56)
Marketing Information
Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
OTC monograph not final part348 06/29/2021
Labeler — H2-Pharma, LLC (028473634)

Revised: 01/2023 H2-Pharma, LLC

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