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Major Prep Hemorrhoidal (Major Pharmaceuticals)

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SUPPOSITORY 24 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON (0904-5304-24) > 24 g in 1 BLISTER PACK Label Information

Complete Major Prep Hemorrhoidal Information

  • DRUG FACTS


  • ACTIVE INGREDIENTS

    Hard Fat 85.5%

    Phenylephrine HCl 0.25%


  • PURPOSES

    Protectant

    Vasoconstrictor


  • USES

    • helps relieve the local itching and discomfort associated with hemorrhoids
    • temporarily relieves burning and shrinks hemorrhoidal tissue
    • temporarily provides a coating for relief of anorectal discomforts
    • temporarily protects the inflamed, irritated anorectal surface to help make bowel movements less painful

  • WARNINGS

    For rectal use only

    Ask a doctor before use if you have
    • heart disease
    • high blood pressure
    • thyroid disease
    • diabetes
    • difficulty in urination due to enlargement of the 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

    Stop use and ask a doctor if
    • bleeding occurs
    • condition worsens 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 the affected area by patting or blotting with an appropriate cleansing wipe. Gently dry by patting or blotting with a tissue or a soft cloth before insertion of this product.
    • detach one suppository from the strip; remove the foil wrapper before inserting into the rectum as follows:
      • hold suppository with rounded end up
      • as shown, carefully separate foil tabs by inserting tip of fingernail at end marked “peel down”
      • slowly and evenly peel apart (do not tear) foil by pulling tabs down both sides, to expose the suppository
      • remove exposed suppository from wrapper
      • insert one suppository into the rectum 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)


  • INACTIVE INGREDIENTS

    cod liver oil, corn starch, methylparaben, propylparaben


  • QUESTIONS OR COMMENTS?

    Call (800) 616-2471


  • PRODUCT PACKAGING

    MAJOR-PREP HEMORRHOIDAL SUPPOSITORIES

    Reduces Internal Swelling. Soothes and Protects

    • Prompt Soothing Relief from Painful Burning, Itching and Discomfort
    • Shrinks Swollen Hemorrhoidal Tissue
    • Protects Irritated Tissue
    • Also for Nighttime Relief

    24 SUPPOSITORIES

    Individually sealed for your protection.

    Do Not Use if foil is torn or open.

    Distributed by
    Major Pharmaceuticals
    Livonia, MI 48150  USA

    Major Prep Hemorrhoidal Suppositories

  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    MAJOR PREP HEMORRHOIDAL 
    hard fat, phenylephrine hcl suppository
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:0904-5304
    Route of Administration RECTAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE (UNII: 04JA59TNSJ) (PHENYLEPHRINE - UNII:1WS297W6MV) PHENYLEPHRINE HYDROCHLORIDE 74 mg  in 2.5 g
    FAT, HARD (UNII: 8334LX7S21) (FAT, HARD - UNII:8334LX7S21) FAT, HARD 2 g  in 2.5 g
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    STARCH, CORN (UNII: O8232NY3SJ)  
    METHYLPARABEN (UNII: A2I8C7HI9T)  
    PROPYLPARABEN (UNII: Z8IX2SC1OH)  
    COD LIVER OIL (UNII: BBL281NWFG)  
    Product Characteristics
    Color YELLOW (Light yellow) Score no score
    Shape BULLET (Bullet shaped suppository) Size 150mm
    Flavor Imprint Code
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:0904-5304-24 24 in 1 CARTON
    1 24 g in 1 BLISTER PACK
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC MONOGRAPH FINAL part346 03/28/2008
    Labeler - Major Pharmaceuticals (191427277)