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Benadryl Itch Stopping Cream Extra Strength (Pfizer Consumer Healthcare)

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  • Drug Facts

    Active Ingredients:                 Purpose:


       hydrochloride 2%                    Topical analgesic

    Zinc acetate 0.1%                     Skin protectant


    • temporarily relieves pain and itching associated with:
      • insect bites
      • minor burns
      • sunburn
      • minor skin irritations
      • minor cuts
      • scrapes
      • rashes due to poison ivy, poison oak, and poison sumac
    • dries the oozing and weeping of poison ivy, poison oak, and poison sumac


    For external use only

    Do not use

    • on large areas of the body
    • with any other product containing diphenhydramine, even one taken by mouth

    Ask a doctor before use

    • on chicken pox · on measles

    When using this product

    • avoid contact with eyes

    Stop use and ask a doctor if

    • condition worsens or does not improve within 7 days
    • symptoms persist for more than 7 days or clear up and occur again within a few days

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


    • do not use more than directed
    • adults and children 2 years of age and older: apply to affected area not more than 3 to 4 times daily
    • children under 2 years of age: ask a doctor

    Other Information:   · store at 20° to 25° C (68° to 77° F)

    Inactive Ingredients:    cetyl alcohol, diazolidinyl urea, methylparaben, polyethylene glycol monostearate 1000, propylene glycol, propylparaben, and purified water

    Questions? call 1-800-524-2624 (Eng-lish/Spanish), Monday to Friday, 9 AM - 5 PM EST

    How Supplied:    Benadryl Itch Stopping Cream Extra Strength is available in 1 oz (28.3 g) tubes.

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