Perrigo Hydrocortisone Lotion 1% Drug Facts

HYDROCORTISONE - hydrocortisone lotion 
Physicians Total Care, Inc.

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Active ingredient

Hydrocortisone 1%




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


For external use only

Do not use

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

When using this product

  • avoid contact with the eyes
  • do not begin use of any other hydrocortisone product unless you have asked a doctor
  • for external anal itching do not exceed the recommended daily dosage unless directed by a doctor. In case of bleeding, consult a doctor promptly.
  • do not put this product 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

Keep out of 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. Ask a doctor.

for external anal itching:

  • adults: when practical, cleanse the affected area with mild soap and warm water and 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 with external anal itching: ask a doctor

Inactive ingredients  

cetyl alcohol, glyceryl monostearate SE, isopropyl palmitate, methylparaben, propylene glycol, propylparaben, purified water, sodium lauryl sulfate

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Hydrocortisone Lotion 1%

Maximum Strength

Anti-Itch Lotion

Easy to use for Larger Areas

Hydrocortisone Lotion 1% Label

4 fl oz (118 mL

NDC 54868-1913-0

Hydrocortisone Lotion 1% Label

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Physicians Total Care, Inc.
Tulsa, OK    74146
hydrocortisone lotion
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:54868-1913(NDC:45802-283)
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:54868-1913-0118 mL in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart34801/10/201302/15/2013
Labeler - Physicians Total Care, Inc. (194123980)
NameAddressID/FEIBusiness Operations
Physicians Total Care, Inc.194123980relabel(54868-1913)

Revised: 02/2013
Physicians Total Care, Inc.