- Generic Name: Diphenhydramine, Zinc Acetate
- Brand Names: Banophen Anti-itch, Benadryl, Diphenhist with Zinc Acetate
- Drug Class: Antihistamines, Topical
- Strengths: 1-0.1%, 2-0.1%
- Over the Counter (Prescription Not Required)
- Not a Federally Controlled Drug (CSA Schedule)
What is this medicine?
DIPHENHYDRAMINE (dye fen HYE dra meen) is an antihistamine. It is used on the skin to treat pain and itching from insect bites, sunburns, rashes, and other minor skin conditions.