Label: RED CROSS TOOTHACHE- eugenol liquid

  • NDC Code(s): 10742-0009-1
  • Packager: The Mentholatum Company
  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: OTC monograph not final

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  • Active ingredient

    Eugenol 85%

  • Purpose

    Toothache relief agent

  • Uses

    temporarily relieves throbbing, persistent toothache due to a cavity until a dentist can be seen

  • Warnings

    For external use only

    Allergy alert: do not use if you are allergic to eugenol (clove oil)

    When using this product

    • use only in teeth with persistent, throbbing pain
    • avoid touching tissues other than tooth cavity. Contact with lips or mucous membranes can cause burning, swelling, or irritation.
    • DO NOT SWALLOW to avoid irritation
    • do not use for more than 7 days
    • do not exceed recommended dosage

    Stop use and ask a dentist or doctor if

    • irritation persists, inflammation develops, or if fever and infection develop

    See a dentist as soon as possible whether or not the pain is relieved. Toothaches and open cavities indicate serious problems that need prompt attention by a dentist.

  • Keep Out of Reach of Children

    If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

  • Directions

    • rinse tooth with water to remove any food particles from the cavity
    • using tweezers, immerse cotton pellet in medication
    • to prevent dripping, squeeze gently between fingers to remove excess liquid
    • place pellet in tooth cavity for one minutewithout touching surrounding tissues, then remove
    • supervise children using this product

    adults and children 12 years and over: use up to 4 times daily or as directed by a dentist or doctor

    children under 12 years: ask a dentist or doctor

  • Inactive Ingredients

    sesame oil

  • Questions

    1-877-636-2677 MON-FRI 9 AM to 5 PM (EST)

  • Package/Label Principal Display Panel

    Red Cross Toothache
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    Drug Facts
    eugenol liquid
    Product Information
    Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:10742-0009
    Route of AdministrationTOPICAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
    EUGENOL (UNII: 3T8H1794QW) (EUGENOL - UNII:3T8H1794QW) EUGENOL850 mg  in 1 mL
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient NameStrength
    #Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    1NDC:10742-0009-11 in 1 BLISTER PACK06/21/1983
    13.7 mL in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    Marketing Information
    Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    OTC monograph not finalpart35606/21/1983
    Labeler - The Mentholatum Company (002105757)
    Registrant - The Mentholatum Company (002105757)
    NameAddressID/FEIBusiness Operations
    The Mentholatum Company002105757manufacture(10742-0009)