GenTeal Night-time PM white petrolatum

Get an overview of GENTEAL NIGHT-TIME PM (white petrolatum ointment), including its generic name, formulation (i.e. pill, oral solution, injection, inhaled medicine) and why it’s used. The medication in GenTeal Night-time PM can be sold under different names.

Refer to the “Also Known As” section to reference different products that include the same medication as GenTeal Night-time PM.

Drug Basics

Brand Name: GenTeal Night-time PM

Generic Name: WHITE PETROLATUM

Drug Type: HUMAN OTC DRUG

Route: OPHTHALMIC

Dosage Form: OINTMENT

Data Current As Of: 2018-10-07

otc - active ingredient section

Mineral oil (15%)
White petrolatum (85%)

otc - purpose section

Lubricant

indications & usage section

  • Relieves dryness of the eye.
  • Temporarily relieves discomfort due to minor irritations of the eye or from exposure to wind or sun.
  • As a protectant against further irritation.

warnings section

For external use only.

otc - do not use section

  • if you are sensitive to any ingredient in this product

otc - when using section

When using this product do not touch tip of container to any surface. Replace cap after using.

otc - stop use section

Stop use and ask a doctor if you experience any of the following:

  • eye pain
  • changes in vision
  • continued redness or irritation of the eye
  • condition worsens or persists for more than 72 hours

otc - keep out of reach of children section

If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

dosage & administration section

Pull down the lower lid of the affected eye and apply a small amount (one-fourth inch) of ointment to the inside of the eyelid.

other safety information

Store between 15°- 25°C (59°-77°F).

inactive ingredient section

anhydrous liquid lanolin

otc - questions section

In the U.S. call toll-free 1-866-393-6336; MedInfo@AlconLabs.com
Serious side effects associated with use of this product may be reported to this telephone number.
www.genteal.com

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