Desitin® Multi-Purpose Healing Ointment

Desitin® Multi-Purpose Healing Ointment

Drug Labeling and Warnings

Drug Details

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DESITIN MULTI-PURPOSE HEALING- petrolatum ointment 
Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc.

Disclaimer: Most OTC drugs are not reviewed and approved by FDA, however they may be marketed if they comply with applicable regulations and policies. FDA has not evaluated whether this product complies.

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Desitin® Multi-Purpose Healing Ointment

Drug Facts

Active ingredient

White Petrolatum 71.3%

Purpose

Skin Protectant

Uses

  • Helps treat and prevent diaper rash
  • Protects chafed skin due to diaper rash and helps seal out wetness
  • Temporarily protects and helps relieve chapped or cracked skin and lips
  • Temporarily protects minor:
    • Cuts
    • Scrapes
    • Burns
  • Helps protect from the drying effects of wind and cold weather

Warnings

For external use only

When using this product

  • do not get into eyes

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • Condition worsens
  • Symptoms last more than 7 days or clear up and occur again within a few days

Do not use on

  • Deep or puncture wounds
  • Animal bites
  • Serious burns

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

Directions

For diaper rash:

  • Change wet or soiled diapers promptly
  • Cleanse the diaper area and allow to dry
  • Apply ointment liberally as often as necessary, with each diaper change, especially at bedtime or anytime when exposure to wet diapers may be prolonged

For skin irritation: apply as needed

Other Information

  • Protect from excessive Heat (40C/104F) and Freezing.
  • Twist off cap, remove quality seal. Do not use if quality seal is broken.

Inactive ingredients

Mineral Oil, Paraffin, Theobroma Cacao (Cocoa) Seed Butter, Tocopheryl Acetate

Questions?

Call toll-free 800-720-3843 or 215-273-8755 (collect)

Distributed by:
JOHNSON & JOHNSON CONSUMER INC.
Skillman, NJ 08558

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 397 g Jar Label

OF PEDIATRICIANS
#1
CHOICE
& PARENTS

Desitin®
Multi-Purpose Healing Ointment
petrolatum skin protectant
Instantly relieves irritated skin
Prevents and treats diaper rash

Free from parabens, dyes, and fragrance
Hypoallergenic Pediatrician & Dermatologist tested
NET WT 14 OZ (397 g)

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 397 g Jar Label
DESITIN MULTI-PURPOSE HEALING 
petrolatum ointment
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC: 69968-0494
Route of AdministrationTOPICAL
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Petrolatum (UNII: 4T6H12BN9U) (Petrolatum - UNII:4T6H12BN9U) Petrolatum713 mg  in 1 g
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
Mineral Oil (UNII: T5L8T28FGP)  
Paraffin (UNII: I9O0E3H2ZE)  
COCOA BUTTER (UNII: 512OYT1CRR)  
.ALPHA.-TOCOPHEROL ACETATE (UNII: 9E8X80D2L0)  
Packaging
#Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
1NDC: 69968-0494-399 g in 1 TUBE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product02/25/2019
2NDC: 69968-0494-1397 g in 1 JAR; Type 0: Not a Combination Product02/25/2019
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart34702/25/2019
Labeler - Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc. (002347102)

Revised: 12/2019
 
Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc.


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