Frequently Asked Questions

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General Questions

HR® Lubricating Jelly is manufactured by HR Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a leading healthcare consumables manufacturer who also manufactures Surgilube and EcoVue Ultrasound Gel.

HR® Lubricating Jelly is proudly manufactured in the United States (York, PA).

Thank you for your interest in becoming a distributor! Please contact us for more information.

Instructions for use can be found here.

The safety data sheet can be found here.


HR® Lubricating Jelly is a Universal™ Lubricant and can be used for every procedure and/or application that requires a lubricant and thus eliminates multiple SKU’s for lubricant in the hospital and distribution supply chain.

Yes, HR® Lubricating Jelly makes an excellent personal lubricant. Read our blog to learn more: The Pros and Cons of Using HR Lubricating Jelly as a Personal Lubricant

Yes, the HR® Lubricating Jelly formula is ideal for pain-free insertion of catheters.

If you are a catheter user, be sure to ask your supplier for HR TruCath™ Intermittent Catheters!


HR® Lubricating Jelly is primarily procured through our network of national, regional and independent distributors. If you need assistance gaining access to HR® Lubricating Jelly, please contact us.

HR® Lubricating Jelly has been awarded contracts with all national GPOs. Please contact us if you need assistance procuring HR® Lubricating Jelly products.

If you prefer to purchase HR® Lubricating Jelly direct, please contact usWe require product to be purchased in full case quantities.

Yes. A4402 – LUBRICANT PER OUNCE – Medicare B allows up to $1.72/oz or $6.88/tube.A4332 – LUBRICANT PER PACKET – Medicare B allows up to $0.13/Packet

Yes, we would be more than happy to send your facilty samples. Please fill out a sample request form, or contact us.

No. We currently do not offer samples to patients/consumers.

HR® Lubricating Jelly is available for purchase at medical supply stores across the country as well as online retailers, such as Amazon. If you have trouble locating HR® Lubricating Jelly, please contact us and we will help locate a supplier


HR® Lubricating Jelly has a shelf-life of 5 years from the date of manufacture across all packaging options.

For single-use packets, the lot and expiration date can be found on the back of the packet. For multi-use tubes, you can find the lot and expiration date on the crimp of the tube.

HR® Lubricating Jelly has a wide offering of procedure specific, single-use packaging, and tubes. Our product line-up helps eliminates multiple SKU’s for lubricant in the hospital and distribution supply chain.

HR® Lubricating Jelly is available in 2 and 4 oz flip-top tubes, 3g, 5g, and 36g single use packets, as well as a 10ml pre-filled syringe. 

View our full product offerings.


Yes, HR® has been university and independently proven to be compatible with sperm & embryos.

Yes, HR® Lubricating Jelly utilizes two (2) bacteriostatic components: Methyl Paraben, Propyl Paraben.

Yes. HR® Lubricating Jelly, and its packaging, are not made with natural rubber latex. For more information, please review our Instructions for Use.

Yes, normal micro-flora constitutes the non-pathogenic bacteria that colonize virtually on all surfaces of the human body. Normal flora causes no harm to their host; in fact, it serves a vital function as a protective barrier that aids in the prevention of infection and colonization of pathogenic microbes on the body.

HR® Lubricating Jelly 2X is a more viscous lubricant with a thicker consistency than the original HR® Lubricating Jelly formula. Our 2X formula is preferred by endoscopy physicians.

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