Label: BENADRYL- diphenhydramine hydrochloride tablet, film coated

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

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Drug Label Information

Updated January 1, 2021

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  • SPL UNCLASSIFIED SECTION

    Drug Facts

  • 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
    sneezing
    itchy, watery eyes
    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
    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. (1-800-222-1222)

  • 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 over

    1 to 2 tablets

    children 6 to under 12 years

    1 tablet

    children under 6 years

    do not use

  • Other information

    each tablet contains: calcium 15 mg
    store between 20-25°C (68-77°F). Protect from light.
    do not use if carton is opened or if blister unit is broken
  • Inactive ingredients

    carnauba wax, croscarmellose sodium, D&C red no. 27 aluminum lake, dibasic calcium phosphate, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, polysorbate 80, titanium dioxide

  • Questions or comments?

    call 1-877-717-2824 (toll-free) or 215-273-8755 (collect)

  • PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL

    NDC 71205-521-06

    Benadryl®

    ALLERGY

    Diphenhydramine HCl 25mg | Antihistamine

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

    ULTRATABS®*
    *small tablet size

    actual size

    6 TABLETS

    71205-521-06
  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    BENADRYL 
    diphenhydramine hydrochloride tablet, film coated
    Product Information
    Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:71205-521(NDC:50580-226)
    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
    Carnauba Wax (UNII: R12CBM0EIZ)  
    Croscarmellose Sodium (UNII: M28OL1HH48)  
    D&C red no. 27 aluminum lake (UNII: ZK64F7XSTX)  
    Dibasic Calcium Phosphate Dihydrate (UNII: O7TSZ97GEP)  
    Hypromellose, Unspecified (UNII: 3NXW29V3WO)  
    Magnesium Stearate (UNII: 70097M6I30)  
    Microcrystalline Cellulose (UNII: OP1R32D61U)  
    Polyethylene Glycol, Unspecified (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
    Polysorbate 80 (UNII: 6OZP39ZG8H)  
    Titanium Dioxide (UNII: 15FIX9V2JP)  
    Product Characteristics
    ColorPINKScoreno score
    ShapeOVALSize11mm
    FlavorImprint Code B;WL;25
    Contains    
    Packaging
    #Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    1NDC:71205-521-063 in 1 BAG01/01/2021
    12 in 1 POUCH; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    Marketing Information
    Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    OTC monograph finalpart34109/01/2008
    Labeler - Proficient Rx LP (079196022)
    Establishment
    NameAddressID/FEIBusiness Operations
    Proficient Rx LP079196022REPACK(71205-521) , RELABEL(71205-521)