HEMORRHOIDAL- mineral oil, petrolatum and phenylephrine hydrochloride ointment 
CVS Pharmacy

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CVS Pharmacy, Inc. Hemorrhoidal Ointment Drug Facts

Active ingredients

Mineral oil 14%

Petrolatum 74.9%

Phenylephrine HCl 0.25%

Purposes

Protectant

Vasoconstrictor

Uses

helps relieve the local itching and discomfort associated with hemorrhoids
temporarily shrinks hemorrhoidal tissue and relieves burning
temporarily provides a coating for relief of anorectal discomforts
temporarily protects the inflamed, irritated anorectal surface to help make bowel movements less painful

Warnings

For external and/or intrarectal use only

Ask a doctor before use if you have

heart disease
high blood pressure
thyroid disease
diabetes
difficulty in urination due to enlargement of the prostate gland

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

presently taking a prescription drug for high blood pressure or depression.

When using this product

do not exceed the recommended daily dosage unless directed by a doctor

Stop use and ask a doctor if

bleeding occurs
condition worsens or does not improve within 7 days
introduction of applicator into the rectum causes additional pain

If pregnant or breast-feeding,

ask a health professional before use.

Keep out of reach of children.

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

Directions

adults: when practical, cleanse the affected area by patting or blotting with an appropriate cleansing wipe. Gently dry by patting or blotting with a tissue or a soft cloth before applying ointment.
apply to the affected area up to 4 times daily, especially at night, in the morning or after each bowel movement
intrarectal use: remove cover from applicator, attach applicator to tube, lubricate applicator well and gently insert applicator into the rectum, thoroughly cleanse applicator after each use and replace cover
also apply ointment to external area
regular use provides continual therapy for relief of symptoms
children under 12 years of age: ask a doctor

Inactive ingredients

benzoic acid, butylated hydroxyanisole, corn oil, glycerin, lanolin, lanolin alcohols, methylparaben, mineral oil, paraffin, propylparaben, purified water, thymus vulgaris (thyme) oil, tocopheryl acetate, white wax

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HEMORRHOIDAL OINTMENT

MEDICATED FORMULA

Prompt soothing relief from painful burning, itching & discomfort

Shrinks swollen hemorrhoidal tissue

Protects irritated tissue

Relieves internal & external discomfort

NET WT 1 OZ (28 g)

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HEMORRHOIDAL 
mineral oil, petrolatum, phenylephrine hcl ointment
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUG LABELItem Code (Source)NDC:59779-669
Route of AdministrationRECTALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
MINERAL OIL (MINERAL OIL) MINERAL OIL14 g  in 100 g
PETROLATUM (PETROLATUM) PETROLATUM74.9 g  in 100 g
PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE (PHENYLEPHRINE) PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE.25 g  in 100 g
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
BENZOIC ACID 
BUTYLATED HYDROXYANISOLE 
CORN OIL 
GLYCERIN 
LANOLIN 
LANOLIN ALCOHOLS 
METHYLPARABEN 
PARAFFIN 
PROPYLPARABEN 
WATER 
THYME OIL 
.ALPHA.-TOCOPHEROL ACETATE 
WHITE WAX 
Product Characteristics
ColorYELLOW (light) Score    
ShapeSize
FlavorImprint Code
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
1NDC:59779-669-641 in 1 CARTON
128 g in 1 TUBE
2NDC:59779-669-161 in 1 CARTON
257 g in 1 TUBE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart34602/27/2014
Labeler - CVS Pharmacy (062312574)

Revised: 4/2014
Document Id: 331c67d4-aab1-4b9b-a476-5f75c4393d3b
Set id: 28e066d6-c6e8-4d37-8c47-3063dc0e84ad
Version: 2
Effective Time: 20140407
 
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