Weekdays 6 AM - 8 PM Weekends 7 AM-5 PM PST

Your prescription - Your Choice

Choose either the B (Brand) or the G (Generic) alternative below:
  • Step 1.

Penaten Cream
(Zinc Oxide - non Rx)

Formulation : Cream

symbol_rx Non-prescription

No Generic Alternative Available

No generic alternative is available for this drug.

What is Penaten Cream /Zinc Oxide - non Rx used for?

Penaten Cream is a non-prescription medication that is used to treat diaper rash, sunburn, scalds, dermatitis and additionally for the relief of itching due to eczema.

How should Penaten Cream /Zinc Oxide - non Rx be stored?

Penaten Cream should be stored in a dry place at room temperature. Ensure that Penaten Cream is kept out of the reach of children and pets.

General information

This medication should only be used by prescribed patient, do not give it to other people. The information provided is advisory only and does not contain all information pertaining to this medication. Talk to your doctor, pharmacist, or health care provider for question about this medication.

How should I take Penaten Cream/Zinc Oxide - non Rx ?

Penaten Cream is a prescription medication that should be taken in the exact fashion that is outlined in your prescription. If your prescription is unclear, contact your healthcare provider for more information. Penaten Cream is specially formulated for external use only. Wash hands before and after using Penaten Cream. Penaten Cream should be applied to the affected area no more than 3 or 4 times daily. After applying Penaten Cream, do not bandage affected area.

When should Penaten Cream /Zinc Oxide - non Rx not be taken?

Do not use Penaten Cream if you are allergic to any ingredient in this medicine.

What precautions should I follow when taking Penaten Cream /Zinc Oxide - non Rx ?

Before using Penaten Cream, tell your health care provider about any of the following apply to you: you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or breastfeeding; you are taking any other prescription or nonprescription medicine; or if you have any other medical conditions such as heart disease, lung disease, impairment of kidney or liver functions.

What special warning(s) should I be aware of when taking Penaten Cream /Zinc Oxide - non Rx ?

This medication is intended for topical use only and should not be ingested under any circumstances. Avoid contact of this medicine with your eyes and other mucosal surfaces. This medication should be used only for 7 days maximum. If symptoms persist beyond 7 days or return after discontinuing use of the product, consult a physician.

When should Penaten Cream /Zinc Oxide - non Rx not be taken?

Aside from allergic reaction, no side effects have been associated with this medicine. If you suspect that you may be experiencing a side effect as a result of taking this medication, contact your doctor immediately.