MAXIMUM STRENGTH HYDROCORTISONE - hydrocortisone ointment 
DLC Laboratories, Inc

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Maximum Strength Hydrocortisone 1%

Active Ingredient

Hydrocortisone, USP 1%


Antipuritic (Anti-Itch)



For external use only.

Do not use

  • for the treatment of diaper rash. Consult a doctor
  • for external feminine itching if you have a vaginal discharge. Consult a doctor.

When using this product

  • avoid contact with the eyes
  • do not use more than directed unless told to do so by a doctor
  • do not put this product into rectum by using fingers or any medical device or applicator

Stop use and ask a doctor


  • condition worsens, or if symptoms persist for more than 7 days or clear up and occur again within a few days. Do not begin use of any other hydrocortisone product unless you have consulted a doctor
  • rectal bleeding occurs

Keep out of the reach of children.

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

Other information

store at room temperature 15-30C (59-86F)

Inactive Ingredients

mineral oil, petrolatum

Product Labeling

For fast relief of itching due to:

Maximum Strength  Hydrocortisone 1%
For relief of itching, rashes, and skin irritations



hydrocortisone ointment
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUG LABELItem Code (Source)NDC:24286-1560
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
#Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
1NDC:24286-1560-11 in 1 BOX
128 g in 1 TUBE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart34803/22/2013
Labeler - DLC Laboratories, Inc (093351930)

Revised: 3/2013
Document Id: b1f5b320-98db-4c06-89a6-b0767da14385
Set id: caf50f12-f35c-4e9e-8ef7-3b0c84e225ee
Version: 1
Effective Time: 20130322
DLC Laboratories, Inc