Label: CETAPHIL OIL ABSORBING SPF 30- octocrylene, octisalate, avobenzone lotion

  • NDC Code(s): 0299-4123-00, 0299-4123-05
  • Packager: Galderma Laboratories, L.P.
  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: OTC monograph final

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  • Active ingredients......Purpose

    AVOBENZONE 3%......Sunscreen
    OCTISALATE 5%........Sunscreen
    OCTOCRYLENE 7%....Sunscreen

  • Use(s)

    • Helps prevent sunburn.
    • If used as directed with other sun protection measures (see Directions), decreases the risk of skin cancer and early skin aging caused by the sun.
  • Warnings

    For external use only.

    Do not use on damaged or broken skin.

    Stop use and ask a doctor if rash occurs.

    When using this product, keep out of eyes.

    Rinse with water to remove.

    Keep out of reach of children.

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

  • Directions

    • Apply liberally 15 minutes before sun exposure.
    • Use a water resistant sunscreen if swimming or sweating.
    • Reapply at least every 2 hours.
    • Children under 6 months: Ask a doctor.

    SUN PROTECTION MEASURES: Spending time in the sun increases your risk of cancer and early skin aging. To decrease this risk, regularly use a sunscreen with a Broad Spectrum SPF value of 15 or higher and other sun protection measures including:

    • Limit time in the sun, especially 10am - 2pm.

    • Wear long-sleeved shirts, pants, hats, and sunglasses.

  • Inactive Ingredients

    Allantoin, Aluminum Starch Octenylsuccinate, Caprylyl Glycol, Carbomer, Diisopropyl Sebacate, Dimethicone, Dimethiconol, Disodium EDTA, Glycerin, Glycyrrhetinic Acid, Hydroxypalmitoyl Sphinganine (Ceramide), Isopropyl Lauroyl Sarcosinate, Panthenol, Pentylene Glycol, Phenoxyethanol, Polymethyl Methacrylate, Polysorbate 61, Potassium Sorbate, Silica, Sodium Stearoyl Glutamate, Sucrose Tristearate, Tocopheryl Acetate, Triethanolamine, Water, Xanthan Gum, Zinc Gluconate

  • Other Information

    • Protect this product from excessive heat and direct sun.
    • May stain some fabrics
  • Questions?


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    Galderma Laboratories, L.P.
    Fort Worth, TX 76177

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    Made in Canada


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    Clinically proven to reduce shine
    and hydrate without irritation with
    added UVA/UVB protection

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    4 FL OZ (118 mL)

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    octocrylene, octisalate, avobenzone lotion
    Product Information
    Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:0299-4123
    Route of AdministrationTOPICAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
    Octocrylene (UNII: 5A68WGF6WM) (Octocrylene - UNII:5A68WGF6WM) Octocrylene7 g  in 100 mL
    Octisalate (UNII: 4X49Y0596W) (Octisalate - UNII:4X49Y0596W) Octisalate5 g  in 100 mL
    Avobenzone (UNII: G63QQF2NOX) (Avobenzone - UNII:G63QQF2NOX) Avobenzone3 g  in 100 mL
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient NameStrength
    Water (UNII: 059QF0KO0R)  
    Glycerin (UNII: PDC6A3C0OX)  
    Dimethicone (UNII: 92RU3N3Y1O)  
    Diisopropyl Sebacate (UNII: J8T3X564IH)  
    Silicon Dioxide (UNII: ETJ7Z6XBU4)  
    Aluminum Starch Octenylsuccinate (UNII: I9PJ0O6294)  
    Pentylene Glycol (UNII: 50C1307PZG)  
    Sodium Stearoyl Glutamate (UNII: 65A9F4P024)  
    Phenoxyethanol (UNII: HIE492ZZ3T)  
    Caprylyl Glycol (UNII: 00YIU5438U)  
    Enoxolone (UNII: P540XA09DR)  
    Panthenol (UNII: WV9CM0O67Z)  
    Trolamine (UNII: 9O3K93S3TK)  
    Allantoin (UNII: 344S277G0Z)  
    Potassium Sorbate (UNII: 1VPU26JZZ4)  
    Zinc Gluconate (UNII: U6WSN5SQ1Z)  
    Xanthan Gum (UNII: TTV12P4NEE)  
    Edetate Disodium (UNII: 7FLD91C86K)  
    Dimethiconol (2000 Cst) (UNII: T74O12AN6Y)  
    Hydroxypalmitoyl Sphinganine (UNII: NR33W2353T)  
    Isopropyl Lauroyl Sarcosinate (UNII: LYR06W430J)  
    Poly(Methyl Methacrylate; 450000 Mw) (UNII: Z47NNT4J11)  
    Polysorbate 61 (UNII: X9E1MY2JQG)  
    Sucrose Tristearate (UNII: 71I93STU5M)  
    Carbomer Homopolymer Type A (Allyl Pentaerythritol Crosslinked) (UNII: F68VH75CJC)  
    .Alpha.-Tocopherol (UNII: H4N855PNZ1)  
    #Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    1NDC:0299-4123-001 in 1 CARTON12/01/2011
    1118 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PUMP; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    2NDC:0299-4123-0510 mL in 1 TUBE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product12/01/2011
    Marketing Information
    Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    OTC monograph finalpart35212/01/2011
    Labeler - Galderma Laboratories, L.P. (047350186)
    NameAddressID/FEIBusiness Operations
    G Production Inc.251676961manufacture(0299-4123)