Label: DIPHENHYDRAMINE- diphenhydramine hcl tablet, coated

  • Category: HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL
  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: OTC monograph final

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Updated June 29, 2019

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  • Active ingredient (in each tablet)

    Diphenhydramine HCl 25 mg

  • Purpose

    Antihistamine 

  • Uses

    • temporarily relieves these symptoms due to hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies:
      • runny nose
      • itchy, watery eyes
      • sneezing
      • itching of the nose or throat
    • temporarily relieves these symptoms due to the common cold:
      • runny nose
      • sneezing 
  • Warnings

    Do not use

    • to make a child sleepy
    • with any other product containing diphenhydramine, even one used on skin

    Ask a doctor before use if you have

    • glaucoma
    • a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis
    • trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

    taking sedatives or tranquilizers. 

    When using this product

    • marked drowsiness may occur
    • avoid alcoholic drinks
    • alcohol, sedatives, and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness
    • be careful when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery
    • excitability may occur, especially in children

    If pregnant or breast-feeding,

    ask a health professional before use. 

    Keep out of reach of children.

    In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

  • Directions

    • take every 4 to 6 hours, or as directed by a doctor
    • do not take more than 6 times in 24 hours
    adults and children 12 years and over1 to 2 tablets
    children 6 to under 12 years1 tablet
    children under 6 yearsdo not use


  • Other information

    • store at 25ºC (77ºF); excursions permitted between 15º-30ºC (59º-86ºF)
    • protect from moisture
    • use by expiration date on package
  • Inactive ingredients

    corn starch, D&C red #27 aluminum lake, dicalcium phosphate, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, polyvinyl alcohol, silicon dioxide, stearic acid, talc, titanium dioxide

  • Questions or comments?

    1-800-426-9391 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM ET, Monday-Friday

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    Ultratab® active ingredient*

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    NDC 68196-929-78

    diphenhydramine
    diphenhydramine HCl
    25 mg
    antihistamine

    For allergy relief of
    • sneezing
    • runny nose
    • itchy, watery eyes
    • itchy throat or nose

    actual
    size

    600
    Tablets

    Comments or Questions?
    Call 1-800-426-9391
    from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
    Monday - Friday

    TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF IMPRINTED
    SAFETY SEAL UNDER CAP IS BROKEN OR MISSING

    *This product is not manufactured or distributed by McNeil
    Consumer Healthcare, owner of the registered trademark
    Benadryl® Allergy Ultratab®.         50844     ORG051232978

    DISTRIBUTED BY: SAM'S WEST, INC., BENTONVILLE, AR  72716

    Members Mark 44-320

    Members Mark 44-329

  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    DIPHENHYDRAMINE 
    diphenhydramine hcl tablet, coated
    Product Information
    Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:68196-929
    Route of AdministrationORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
    DIPHENHYDRAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE (UNII: TC2D6JAD40) (DIPHENHYDRAMINE - UNII:8GTS82S83M) DIPHENHYDRAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE25 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient NameStrength
    STARCH, CORN (UNII: O8232NY3SJ)  
    D&C RED NO. 27 ALUMINUM LAKE (UNII: ZK64F7XSTX)  
    MAGNESIUM STEARATE (UNII: 70097M6I30)  
    MICROCRYSTALLINE CELLULOSE (UNII: OP1R32D61U)  
    POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL, UNSPECIFIED (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
    SILICON DIOXIDE (UNII: ETJ7Z6XBU4)  
    STEARIC ACID (UNII: 4ELV7Z65AP)  
    TALC (UNII: 7SEV7J4R1U)  
    TITANIUM DIOXIDE (UNII: 15FIX9V2JP)  
    ANHYDROUS DIBASIC CALCIUM PHOSPHATE (UNII: L11K75P92J)  
    POLYVINYL ALCOHOL, UNSPECIFIED (UNII: 532B59J990)  
    Product Characteristics
    ColorPINKScoreno score
    ShapeOVALSize11mm
    FlavorImprint Code 44;329
    Contains    
    Packaging
    #Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    1NDC:68196-929-78600 in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product03/02/1990
    Marketing Information
    Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    OTC MONOGRAPH FINALpart34103/02/1990
    Labeler - Sam's West Inc (051957769)
    Establishment
    NameAddressID/FEIBusiness Operations
    LNK International, Inc.868734088MANUFACTURE(68196-929) , PACK(68196-929)
    Establishment
    NameAddressID/FEIBusiness Operations
    LNK International, Inc.832867837PACK(68196-929)
    Establishment
    NameAddressID/FEIBusiness Operations
    LNK International, Inc.967626305PACK(68196-929)
    Establishment
    NameAddressID/FEIBusiness Operations
    LNK International, Inc.038154464PACK(68196-929)
    Establishment
    NameAddressID/FEIBusiness Operations
    LNK International, Inc.832867894MANUFACTURE(68196-929)