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Elta Tar (Swiss-American Products)

Available Formats

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CREAM 450 g in 1 JAR (60232-3400-6) Label Information
CREAM 107 g in 1 JAR (60232-3400-3) Label Information

Complete Elta Tar Information

  • ACTIVE INGREDIENT

    Active Ingredient Purpose
    2% Coal Tar
    Topical Solution USP.......Psoriasis Ointment


  • PURPOSE

    Purpose:

    Melts on contact for deeper absorption and long term superior moisturizing. Use to help control psoriasis and eczema on skin or scalp. Melts into skin on contact. No greasy, sticky residue or strong odor. For scalp, massage into scalp before bed, cover with cap, wash out in the morning.


  • KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN

    Keep this and all drugs out of the reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center immediately.


  • INDICATIONS & USAGE

    Uses- Controls the itching, flaking and redness of the skin associated with psoriasis and seborrheic dermatitis.
    - Helps eliminate flaking and scaling caused by psoriasis and seborrheic dermatitis on the scalp.


  • WARNINGS

    WarningsFor external use only. Avoid contact with eyes. If contact occurs, rinse eyes thoroughly with water. If condition worsens or does not improve after regular use of this product as directed, consult a doctor. Use caution in exposing skin to sunlight after applying this product. It may increase your tendency to sunburn for up to 24 hours after application. Do not use for prolonged periods without consulting your doctor. Do not use this product in or around the genital area or groin except on the advice of a doctor. Do not use with other forms of psoriasis therapy such as ultraviolet radiation or prescription drugs unless directed to do so by a doctor. If condition covers a large area of the body, consult your doctor before using this product.


  • DOSAGE & ADMINISTRATION

    Directions- Apply to affected areas one to four times daily or as directed by a physician.
    - For scalp, massage into scalp before bed, cover with cap and wash out in the morning.


  • INACTIVE INGREDIENT

    Inactive Ingredients
    Petrolatum, PVP Elcosene Copolymer, Paraffin, Polysorbate 80, Alcohol Denatured.


  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    ELTA TAR 
    coal tar cream
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:60232-3400
    Route of Administration TOPICAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    Coal Tar (UNII: R533ESO2EC) (Coal Tar - UNII:R533ESO2EC) Coal Tar 20 g  in 1000 g
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    Petrolatum (UNII: 4T6H12BN9U)  
    1-EICOSENE (UNII: 6BHH7ZD637)  
    PARAFFIN (UNII: I9O0E3H2ZE)  
    POLYSORBATE 80 (UNII: 6OZP39ZG8H)  
    ETHANOL (UNII: 3K9958V90M)  
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:60232-3400-3 107 g in 1 JAR
    2 NDC:60232-3400-6 450 g in 1 JAR
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC monograph not final part358H 04/30/2002
    Labeler - Swiss-American Products (611921669)
    Registrant - Swiss-American Products (611921669)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    Swiss-American Products 611921669 manufacture