Label: PREFERRED PLUS HEMORRHOID- glycerin, petrolatum, phenylephrine hydrochloride, pramoxine hydrochloride cream

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

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Drug Label Information

Updated January 24, 2018

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    Drug Facts

  • Active ingredients

    Glycerin 14.4%

    Petrolatum 15%

    Phenylephrine HCl 0.25%

    Pramoxine HCl1 %

  • Purposes




    Local anesthetic

  • Uses

    • helps relieve the local itching and discomfort associated with hemorrhoids
    • temporarily shrinks hemorrhoidal tissue
    • temporarily relieves burning
    • aids in protecting irritated anorectal areas
  • Warnings

    For external use only

    Ask a doctor before use if you have

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

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are presently taking a prescription drug for high blood pressure or depression

    When using this product

    • do not exceed the recommended daily dosage unless directed by a doctor
    • do not put this product into the rectum by using fingers or any mechanical device or applicator

    Stop use and ask a doctor if

    • bleeding occur
    • condition gets worse or does not Improve within 7 days

    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: when practical, cleanse and gently dry the affected area by patting or blotting with an appropriate cleansing tissue or soft cloth before applying gel
    • when first opening the tube, puncture foil seal with top end of cap
    • apply externally to the affected area up to 4 times daily, especially at night, in the morning or after each bowel movement
    • Children under 12 years of age: ask a doctor
  • Other information

    • store at 20°-25°C (68°-77°F)
    • for lot number and expiration date, see crimp of tube or see box
  • Inactive ingredients

    • cetearyl alcohol, cetyl alcohol, monosterate, mineral oil, peg 40 castor oil, propylene glycol, purified water, stearyl alcohol, tocopheryl acetate (Vitamin E)
  • Principal Display Panel - 1 oz Carton Label

    TAMPER-EVIDENT: Do not use if printed "safety sealed" overwrap is broken or missing.

    NDC 61715-092-01

    Preferred Plus Pharmacy®


    CREAM Maximum Strength Pain Relief

    *Compare to the active ingredients in PREPARATION H® Cooling Gel

    Smooth Cream Formula

    • Rapid Soothing Pain Relief from Painful Burning, Itching and Discomfort
    • Shrinks Swollen Hemorrhoidal Tissue
    • Protects Irritated Tissue
    • Relieves External Discomfort


    Preferred Plus Pharmacy®

    NET WT 1 OZ (28 g)

    Principal Display Panel - 1 oz Carton Label
    glycerin, petrolatum, phenylephrine hydrochloride, pramoxine hydrochloride cream
    Product Information
    Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:61715-092
    Route of AdministrationRECTAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
    Glycerin (UNII: PDC6A3C0OX) (Glycerin - UNII:PDC6A3C0OX) Glycerin144 mg  in 1 L
    Petrolatum (UNII: 4T6H12BN9U) (Petrolatum - UNII:4T6H12BN9U) Petrolatum150 mg  in 1 L
    Phenylephrine Hydrochloride (UNII: 04JA59TNSJ) (Phenylephrine - UNII:1WS297W6MV) Phenylephrine Hydrochloride2.5 mg  in 1 L
    Pramoxine Hydrochloride (UNII: 88AYB867L5) (Pramoxine - UNII:068X84E056) Pramoxine Hydrochloride10 mg  in 1 L
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient NameStrength
    Aloe Vera Leaf (UNII: ZY81Z83H0X)  
    Cetostearyl Alcohol (UNII: 2DMT128M1S)  
    Cetyl Alcohol (UNII: 936JST6JCN)  
    Glyceryl Monostearate (UNII: 230OU9XXE4)  
    Mineral Oil (UNII: T5L8T28FGP)  
    Peg-40 Castor Oil (UNII: 4ERD2076EF)  
    Water (UNII: 059QF0KO0R)  
    Propylene Glycol (UNII: 6DC9Q167V3)  
    Stearyl Alcohol (UNII: 2KR89I4H1Y)  
    .ALPHA.-Tocopherol Acetate (UNII: 9E8X80D2L0)  
    #Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    1NDC:61715-092-011 in 1 CARTON03/28/2014
    10.028 L in 1 TUBE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    Marketing Information
    Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    OTC monograph finalpart34603/28/2014
    Labeler - Kinray, Inc. (012574513)
    NameAddressID/FEIBusiness Operations
    PJ Noyes Company018927392MANUFACTURE(61715-092)