OTINUM (choline salycylate) Ear Drops: Otitis, Pain, Inflammation 200mg/g 10g
1. WHAT OTINUM AND WHAT IT IS USED FOR
The active substance - choline salicylate - belong to a group of salicylates . Characterized by inflammation depressant and analgesic effects. Product containing
glycerin softens earwax and easy to remove .
Used topical medication does not cause systemic effects.
Otinum can be used :
· Acute outer , middle ear or eardrum inflammation -induced pain.
· Hardened sulfur pockets soften before removing them from the outer ear canal .
2. BEFORE YOU OTINUM
Otinum Do not
- If you are allergic ( hypersensitive) to salicylates or any other ingredients Otinum material .
- If the eardrum is perforated.
- Less than 1 year of age .
Take special care with
Taking other medicines
If you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines, including medicines obtained without a prescription , tell your doctor or pharmacist.
There is no evidence that the product would affect other medicines or other drugs that change the effect.
Pregnancy and breast-feeding
Before taking any medication , check with your doctor or pharmacist .
Animal studies are insufficient with respect to effects on pregnancy and ( or ) embryo- fetal development and ( or ) delivery and ( or ) post-natal development. The
potential risk for humans is unknown . Pregnant women.
It is not known whether choline salicylate , administered to the mother's ear, the negative impact on the baby. Therefore, breast-feeding is not recommended to use
the product .
Driving and using machines
The product does not work the ability to drive and use machines.
3. HOW TO USE OTINUM
Otinum always exactly as directed by your doctor . If in doubt , ask your doctor or pharmacist.
Acute external , middle ear or eardrum inflammation :
3-4 drops of product infused into the external ear canal 3-4 times a day .
Before sulfuric cork removal process :
3-4 drops of product infused into the external ear canal 2 times a day for 4 days.
Medication is applied to side lying patient. After application of the product , the person must lie still for several minutes .
For children aged 1 year and older patients : No dose adjustment is required.
Patients with kidney or liver disease : dose adjustment is required .
If you take a large dose of Otinum
Instilled into the ear of the preparation is not possible to overdose .
One product contains 2 g of choline salicylate . Coincidentally oral administration , this amount would be dangerous only for newborns .
Symptoms of overdose may occur after taking the product : confusion , dizziness , excessive sweating, vomiting, ringing in the ears and hyperventilation . Following
oral administration of a very large volume , you may experience symptoms of CNS depression .
The label to go to a doctor who will prescribe the appropriate treatment ( to induce vomiting , gastric lavage, and activated carbon ) .
4. POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS
Otinum like other drugs can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them .
Otinum - a well -tolerated drug . Sometimes it can become red and itchy ear skin ( allergic reaction). Patients with eardrum is perforated , the medicine may cause
during the hearing .
If any side effects or if you notice any side effects not mentioned , tell your doctor or pharmacist.
5. HOW TO STORE OTINUM
Keep out of the reach and sight of children.
Do not store above 25 ° C temperature.
Store in the original package.
On the bottle label and the carton after " EXP" after the expiry date , Otinum not be used. The expiry date refers to the last day of the month .
Medicines should not be disposed of via wastewater or household waste. How to dispose of medicines no longer . These measures will help to protect the environment.
6. FURTHER INFORMATION
- The active substance is choline salicylate . 1 g of solution contains 200 mg of choline salicylate .
- The other ingredients are glycerol , ethanol (96 %) of chlorobutanol hemihydrate , purified water .
Otinum appearance and contents of the pack
Otinum 200 mg / g of ear drops is a clear, pale yellow liquid , characteristic odor .
The product is packaged in polyethylene vials ( 10 g ) with a divider and a screw cap. Cardboard box containing one bottle with the label and package leaflet .
Ingredients: The active substance is choline salicylate. The other ingredients are: glycerol, ethanol 96%, chlorobutanol hemihydrate, purified water.
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