Home | Links | Contact Us | Top 50 | News | Bookmark
Find a drug:
A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z   #  


Health Discussion Forum

 why is it not good to drink liquids with a meal.like it's best to drink before or after but not through?
out the meal?...


 PLEASE HELP?! EASY 10 POINTS!!! Exercise!?
Is it okay for ones health and sleep to exercise around maybe 8:30pm? By exercise I mean simply doing maybe 25-30 crunches and thats about it. Is this okay, or should I try to exercise earlier?
<...


 Can you be fat and wear a bikini?
...


 Why do people gain weight in the winter time?
I have not changed my eating habits and I am getting the same amount of exercise as I was before (probably not enough in general but still it hasn't changed!) Do humans naturally keep putting ...


 I love beans, cabbage, fried onions, curry....but they cause very smelly farts. Is there anything I can do?
...


 how pretty am i 1-10?
people say im fat and ugly. what do u rate me..
http://s436.photobucket.com/albums/qq84/xxrockerx22/?action=view¤t=meandmymamahh.jpg

im 5 ft, and 113lbs!
Additional D...


 Shouldn't the pressures to be thin be seen as a good thing?
Alot of people nowadays go on about how there's pressure on people to be thin, ( and maybe i'm just being stupid ) but isn't it a good thing? I mean being obese or just plain ...


 Does smoking weed make you lose weight?
I know some of you might say it doesnt because it only makes you hungrier and they you just eat all day but what if you dont do that. But if it makes you hungrier then it must mean its doing ...


 Hey guys, am I overweight?
Hey, there. Im almost 14, I dance 4 days a week for 1-2 1/2 each. As well as a full day of competition each Saturday. I'm 5ft 6 inches, i weigh 136.5 pounds. I work out regularly im a either a 5,...


 Do you think anorexia is wrong or right, why ?
I need alot of opinons :) and facts....



Drug Guide    E   Ear-Gesic Otic

  Prescription drug information   Post your opinion about this drug  

   Ear-Gesic Otic

Ear-Gesic Otic



This medication is used to help relieve pain and feeling of stuffy ears due to infections of the tube (canal) of the outer ear (external otitis) and middle ear (otitis media). This product contains 3 ingredients. Benzocaine belongs to a class of drugs known as local anesthetics, and it helps to numb ear pain. Antipyrine is a pain reliever. Phenylephrine is a decongestant, and it helps relieve the feeling of stuffy ears.This medication does not treat infections. The proper ear drops (e.g., acetic acid, antibiotics) should be used to treat the infection.

 
no rating
No Rating Yet
No Reviews | Post your opinion
 Ear-Gesic Otic images:

OverviewPhotosHow To UseSide EffectsPrecautionsMissed DoseDrug Interactions
Ear-Gesic Otic

Uses
This medication is used to help relieve pain and feeling of stuffy ears due to infections of the tube (canal) of the outer ear (external otitis) and middle ear (otitis media). This product contains 3 ingredients. Benzocaine belongs to a class of drugs known as local anesthetics, and it helps to numb ear pain. Antipyrine is a pain reliever. Phenylephrine is a decongestant, and it helps relieve the feeling of stuffy ears.This medication does not treat infections. The proper ear drops (e.g., acetic acid, antibiotics) should be used to treat the infection.
Notes
  • Do not share this medication with others.This medication has been prescribed for your current condition only.
  • Do not use it later for another ear problem unless told to do so by your doctor.
  • A different medication may be necessary in that case.For certain ear problems, it is important to keep the affected ear(s) clean and dry.
  • Try not to get the affected ear(s) wet when bathing.
  • Avoid swimming unless your doctor tells you otherwise.
  • Consult your doctor for more details.

Storage
  • Store at room temperature between 59-86 degrees F (15-30 degrees C) away from light and moisture.
  • Protect from freezing.
  • Discard the solution if it turns brown or cloudy or contains particles.
  • Keep all medicines away from children and pets.


How To Use
  • To apply ear drops to the affected ear(s), wash your hands first.
  • To avoid contamination, be careful not to touch the dropper or let it touch your ear or any other surface.
  • It may be easier to have another person give the drops if possible.Lie on your side or tilt the affected ear upward.
  • Place the dropper directly over the ear and give the prescribed number of drops.
  • To help the drops roll into the ear, gently pull the earlobe up and back in adults.
  • In children, gently pull the earlobe down and back.
  • Keep your head tilted for about 5 minutes, or insert a piece of cotton if your doctor directs you to do so to keep the medication in contact with your ear canal.
  • Do not rinse the dropper.This medication may be used as needed, but regular use will control ear pain more effectively.
  • To help you remember, use it at the same times each day.
  • Continue to use this medication only as long as you need to for ear pain.
  • Do not use this medication longer or more often than prescribed.Dosage is based on your medical condition and response to treatment.Tell your doctor if your ear symptoms worsen or if they persist for more than 7 days.Avoid contact with the eyes.
  • If you get some of the medication in the eye, rinse the eye with a steady, gentle stream of tap water for at least 15 minutes.
  • Contact your doctor if irritation continues.

Side Effects
  • Temporary stinging/burning in the ear canal may occur.
  • If this effect persists or worsens, tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly.Remember that your doctor has prescribed this medication because he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects.
  • Many people using this medication do not have serious side effects.Tell your doctor immediately if any of these unlikely but serious side effects occur: redness on the outside of the ear, fluid leaking out of the ear.Tell your doctor immediately if any of these rare but very serious side effects occur: bluish skin, severe tiredness/weakness.A very serious allergic reaction to this drug is rare.
  • However, seek immediate medical attention if you notice any symptoms of a serious allergic reaction, including: rash, itching, swelling, severe dizziness, trouble breathing.If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.

Precautions
  • Before using benzocaine/antipyrine/phenylephrine, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to any of these medications; or to other anesthetics (e.g., procaine, tetracaine) or to decongestants (e.g., pseudoephedrine); or if you have any other allergies.This medication should not be used if you have certain medical conditions.
  • Before using this medicine, consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have: a hole in the eardrum (perforated tympanic membrane), ear discharge.Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: ear injuries/surgery, ear tubes.During pregnancy, this medication should be used only when clearly needed.
  • Though the risks are probably small, discuss the use of this medication with your doctor.It is not known whether this drug passes into breast milk.
  • Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.

Missed Dose
  • If you miss a dose, use it as soon as you remember.
  • If it is near the time of the next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule.
  • Do not double the dose to catch up.

Drug Interactions
  • Your doctor or pharmacist may already be aware of any possible drug interactions and may be monitoring you for them.
  • Do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any medicine before checking with your doctor or pharmacist first.

Add a Rating - Post your opinion about this drug

Post your opinion about Ear-Gesic Otic
Ratings Legend
5 Stars = Excellent      4 Stars = Good      3 Stars = Average      2 Stars = Fair      1 Star   = Poor
* Required Fieldpoorexcellent
*Satisfaction
Low adverse Reactions
Healing Power
No dependency problems
Cost-Benefit

*Why were you taking Ear-Gesic Otic ?

Briefly describe any side effects you experienced:


Additional Comments about Ear-Gesic Otic :


*Your gender:  male    female  
*Your age:   

Location :

*Length of time taking drug?
(use "comments" for other time length)

Email (optional):  


Posting rules
  • Please no foul language
  • English only
  • No commercial advertising
  • No SPAM. No pyramid schemes of any kind
  • Read before you post.
  • No ALL CAPS, they are considered impolite

If you don't follow the above rules, your post will be probably deleted.





CONDITIONS OF USE: The information in this database is intended to supplement, not substitute for, the expertise and judgement of healthcare professionals. The information is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, drug interactions or adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use of a particular drug is safe, appropriate or effective for you or anyone else. A healthcare professional should be consulted before taking any drug, changing any diet or commencing or discontinuing any course of treatment.

Large Text
Archive: All drugs - Links - Forum - Forum - Forum - Medical Topics
Drug3k does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. 0.004
Copyright (c) 2013 Drug3k Friday, April 8, 2016
Terms of use - Privacy Policy