Label: ALLERGY RELIEF- diphenhydramine hcl capsule

  • NDC Code(s): 55301-190-08
  • Packager: ARMY AND AIR FORCE EXCHANGE SERVICE
  • Category: HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL
  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: OTC monograph final

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  • Active ingredient (in each banded capsule)

    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

    • a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis
    • glaucoma
    • difficulty in urination due to enlargement of the 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 beverages
    • alcohol, sedatives, and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness
    • use caution when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery
    • excitability may occur, especially in children

    If pregnant of 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 (1-800-222-1222) right away.

  • Directions

    • take every 4 to 6 hours
    • do not take more than 6 doses in 24 hours
    adults and children 12 years and over1 to 2 capsules
    children 6 to under 12 years1 capsule
    children under 6 yearsdo not use

  • Other information

    • TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF OUTER PACKAGE IS OPENED OR BLISTER IS TORN OR BROKEN OR IF RED BAND AROUND CAPSULE IS BROKEN OR MISSING
    • store at 25°C (77°F); excursions permitted between 15°-30°C (59°-86°F)
    • protect from moisture
    • see end flap for expiration date and lot number
  • Inactive ingredients

    butylparaben, corn starch, D&C red #28, edible ink, FD&C blue #1, FD&C red #40, gelatin, lactose anhydrous, magnesium stearate, methylparaben, polysorbate 80, propylparaben, silicon dioxide

  • Questions or comments?

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  • Principal Display Panel

    exchange ✔ select™

    Compare To The Active
    Ingredient of Benadryl®*

    Allergy Relief
    DIPHENHYDRAMINE HCl 25 mg, Antihistamine

    • Sneezing                      • Runny Nose
    • Itchy, Watery Eyes       • Itchy Throat

    Actual
    Size

    24 Capsules

    Each capsule individually
    banded for your protection

    ✔quality
    value

    TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF
    PACKAGE IS OPENED OR IF
    BLISTER UNIT IS TORN OR
    BROKEN OR IF RED BAND AROUND
    CAPSULE IS BROKEN OR MISSING

    *This product is not manufactured or distributed
    by Johnson & Johnson Corporation, owner of the registered
    trademark Benadryl®.                 50844     REV1117N19008

    "SATISFACTION GUARANTEED OR YOUR MONEY BACK"
    Manufactured For Your Military Exchanges
    Distributed by: LNK International, Inc.
    Hauppauge, NY 11788
    1-800-426-9391

    44-190

    44-190

  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    ALLERGY RELIEF 
    diphenhydramine hcl capsule
    Product Information
    Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:55301-190
    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
    BUTYLPARABEN (UNII: 3QPI1U3FV8)  
    D&C RED NO. 28 (UNII: 767IP0Y5NH)  
    FD&C BLUE NO. 1 (UNII: H3R47K3TBD)  
    GELATIN, UNSPECIFIED (UNII: 2G86QN327L)  
    ANHYDROUS LACTOSE (UNII: 3SY5LH9PMK)  
    MAGNESIUM STEARATE (UNII: 70097M6I30)  
    METHYLPARABEN (UNII: A2I8C7HI9T)  
    PROPYLPARABEN (UNII: Z8IX2SC1OH)  
    POLYSORBATE 80 (UNII: 6OZP39ZG8H)  
    STARCH, CORN (UNII: O8232NY3SJ)  
    FD&C RED NO. 40 (UNII: WZB9127XOA)  
    SILICON DIOXIDE (UNII: ETJ7Z6XBU4)  
    Product Characteristics
    ColorPINK, WHITEScoreno score
    ShapeCAPSULESize14mm
    FlavorImprint Code 44;107
    Contains    
    Packaging
    #Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    1NDC:55301-190-082 in 1 CARTON03/15/1990
    112 in 1 BLISTER PACK; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    Marketing Information
    Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    OTC MONOGRAPH FINALpart34103/15/1990
    Labeler - ARMY AND AIR FORCE EXCHANGE SERVICE (001695568)
    Establishment
    NameAddressID/FEIBusiness Operations
    LNK International, Inc.038154464PACK(55301-190)
    Establishment
    NameAddressID/FEIBusiness Operations
    LNK International, Inc.832867837PACK(55301-190)
    Establishment
    NameAddressID/FEIBusiness Operations
    LNK International, Inc.967626305PACK(55301-190)
    Establishment
    NameAddressID/FEIBusiness Operations
    LNK International, Inc.868734088MANUFACTURE(55301-190) , PACK(55301-190)