Cvs anti-itch hydrocortisone cream

Otc - active ingredient section

Avtive ingredient Purpose

Hydrocortisone 1%............................. Anti-itch

Otc - purpose section


Temporarily relieves itching associated with minor skin irritations, inflammation and rashes due to:

  • eczema
  • insect bites
  • poison ivy, oak, or sumac
  • soaps and detergents
  • cosmetics
  • jewlery
  • seborrheic dematitis
  • psoriasis
  • other use of this product; ask a doctor

Warnings section


For external use only

Otc - do not use section

Do not use

  • in or near the eyes
  • for diaper rash: ask a doctor

Otc - ask doctor section

Ask a doctor before use if you areusing any other hydrocoritsone product

Otc - stop use section

Stop use and ask a doctor

  • condition worsens or if symptoms persist for more than 7 days
  • symptoms last more than 7 days or clear up and occur again within a few days

Otc - keep out of reach of children section

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

Indications & usage section


  • apply to affected area no more than 3 to 4 times daily
  • children under 2 years, do not use: ask a doctor

Storage and handling section

Other information

Store at room temperature. Protect from freezing and excessive heat.

Inactive ingredient section

Inactive ingredients

aloe vera leaf, avena sativa (oat) kennel extract, avena sativa (oat) kennel flour, avena sativa (oast) kernel oil, benzyl alcohol, cetearth-20, cetearyl alcohol, cetyl palmitate, chrysanthemum parthenium (feverfew) extract, citric acid, cyclopentasiloxane, dimethicone, dimethyl MEA, glycerin, isopropyl myristate, isostearyl neopentanoate, methylparaben, PEG-40 stearate, potassium lactate, tocopherol acetate, water

Dosage & administration section




Ingredients and appearance - Product information

Cvs anti-itch hydrocortisone cream- Hydrocortisone

Product information

Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL Item Code (Source) NDC: 59779-844
Route of Administration Topical

Active Ingredient/Active Moiety

Ingredient Name Strength
Hydrocortisone ( UNII: WI4X0X7BPJ)( Hydrocortisone - UNII: WI4X0X7BPJ ) 1 mgin 1 g

Inactive Ingredients

Ingredient Name Code
Aloe vera leaf ( UNII: ZY81Z83H0X)
Oat ( UNII: Z6J799EAJK)
Oatmeal ( UNII: 8PI54V663Y)
Oat kernel oil ( UNII: 3UVP41R77R)
Benzyl alcohol ( UNII: LKG8494WBH)
Polyoxyl 20 cetostearyl ether ( UNII: YRC528SWUY)
Cetyl palmitate ( UNII: 5ZA2S6B08X)
Tanacetum parthenium ( UNII: 6GE7Z0761K)
Citric acid monohydrate ( UNII: 2968PHW8QP)
Cyclomethicone 5 ( UNII: 0THT5PCI0R)
Dimethicone ( UNII: 92RU3N3Y1O)
Deanol ( UNII: 2N6K9DRA24)
Glycerin ( UNII: PDC6A3C0OX)
Isopropyl myristate ( UNII: 0RE8K4LNJS)
Isostearyl myristate ( UNII: H3VX9DDD0O)
Isostearyl neopentanoate ( UNII: 411THY156Q)
Methylparaben ( UNII: A2I8C7HI9T)
Peg-40 stearate ( UNII: ECU18C66Q7)
Potassium lactate ( UNII: 87V1KMK4QV)
.alpha.-tocopherol acetate ( UNII: 9E8X80D2L0)
Water ( UNII: 059QF0KO0R)

Product Characteristics

Marketing Information

Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Territorial Authority Marketing Start Date
OTC monograph not final part348 USA

Labeler - CVS Pharmacy, Inc.( 062312574)

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