Label: PRIVINE- naphazoline hydrochloride suspension/ drops

  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: OTC monograph final

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Drug Label Information

Updated January 31, 2011

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    Drug Facts

  • Active ingredient (per drop)

    Naphazoline HCl, USP 0.05%

  • Purpose

    Nasal decongestant

  • Uses

    for the temporary relief of nasal congestion

    • due to a cold
    • due to hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies
    • helps clear nasal passages; shrinks swollen membranes
    • temporarily restores freer breathing through the nose
  • Warnings

    Do not use this product in children under 12 years of age because it may cause sedation if swallowed.

    Ask a doctor before use if you have

    • heart disease
    • thyroid disease
    • high blood pressure
    • diabetes
    • trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland

    When using this product

    • do not exceed recommended dosage
    • temporary discomfort such as burning, stinging, sneezing, or an increase in nasal discharge may occur
    • do not use for more than 3 days. Use only as directed. Frequent or prolonged use may cause nasal congestion to come back or get worse.
    • the use of this container or dropper by more than one person may spread infection

    Stop use and ask a doctor if symptoms persist

    If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.

    Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

  • Directions

    • adults and children 12 years of age and over: 1 or 2 drops in each nostril not more often than every 6 hours.
    • children under 12 years of age: consult a doctor.
  • Other information

    • store at room temperature 20°–25°C (68°–77°F).
    • Keep carton for full drug facts.
  • Inactive Ingredients

    benzalkonium chloride, dibasic sodium phosphate, disodium edetate, monobasic sodium phosphate, purified water and sodium chloride.

  • Questions

    Call 1-800-344-7239


    Distributed by:
    INSIGHT Pharmaceuticals Corp.
    Langhorne, PA 19047-1749

  • PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 25 mL Drops Carton


    nasal drops

    naphazoline HCl, USP
    Nasal Decongestant

    Important: Do not use if seal under bottle cap imprinted
    with "Sealed for your protection" is missing or broken.

    0.83 fl oz (25mL)

    PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 25 mL Drops Carton
    naphazoline hydrochloride suspension/ drops
    Product Information
    Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:63736-663
    Route of AdministrationNASAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
    Naphazoline Hydrochloride (UNII: MZ1131787D) (Naphazoline - UNII:H231GF11BV) Naphazoline Hydrochloride0.125 mL  in 25 mL
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient NameStrength
    benzalkonium chloride (UNII: F5UM2KM3W7)  
    sodium phosphate, dibasic (UNII: GR686LBA74)  
    edetate disodium (UNII: 7FLD91C86K)  
    sodium phosphate, monobasic (UNII: 3980JIH2SW)  
    water (UNII: 059QF0KO0R)  
    sodium chloride (UNII: 451W47IQ8X)  
    Product Characteristics
    ColorWHITE (clear) Score    
    FlavorImprint Code
    #Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    1NDC:63736-663-011 in 1 BOX
    125 mL in 1 BOTTLE
    Marketing Information
    Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    OTC monograph finalpart34107/16/2009
    Labeler - Insight Pharmaceuticals LLC (176792315)