Chloramphenicol Otic Drops

Chloramphenicol Otic Drops 0.5%

Chloramphenicol Otic Drops

Indicated for chronic suppurative otitis media, otitis externa, chrnonic otorrhea, infections of fenestration and mastoid operation cavities and other ear infections.

Product Name:

Chloramphenicol Otic Drops

Brand Name:

Chloramphenicol Sterile Otic Drops 0.5%

Generic Name:

Chloramphenicol Otic Drops 0.5%

Pharmacological Classification:

Bacteriostatic Antiobiotic Eye Drops

Description:

Chloramphenicol Otic Drops 0.5% is a sterile prepapration. Each mL of solution contains: Active: Chloramphenicol 0.5%; Vehicle: Methocel E4m as a thickening agent; Inactive: Boric Acid as a stabilizer; Preservative: Thimerosal.

Indications and Usage:

For the treatment of chronic suppurative otitis media, otitis externa, chronic otorrhea, infections of fenestration and mastoid operation cavities, and other ear infections cause by gram-positive and gram-negative organisms, including: Staphylococcus aureus (micrococcus pyogenes), Escheria coli, Haemophilus influenza, aerobacter aerogenes, Klebsiella Pneumoniae and Proteus species.

Warnings:

Prolonged or frequent intermittent use of topical Chloramphenicol should be avoided because of possibility of hypersensitivity reactions, including bone marrow hypoplasia.

Precautions:

In all, except for superficial infections, topical Chloramphenicol should be supplemented by appriopriate systemic medication. Overgrowth of non-susceptible organisms may occasionally result. Appropriate measures should be taken.

Dosage:

Instill 2 drops of liquid into the external auditory canal. If necessary, a wick can be soaked with 4-6 drops and packed loosely into the infected cavities, but should be renewed every 12-24 hours.

Adverse Reaction:

Neomycin is a common skin sensitizer, therefore, prolonged use of Neomycin may result in ocular irritation (hypersensitivity).

Dosage and Administration:

Solution: Instill one or two drops in the lower conjunctival sac(s) three or more times daily as required. Ointment: Instill about half-inch ribbon into the conjunctival sac(s) at night when used adjunctively with solution.

How Supplied:

Chloramphenicol Ear Drops is available in 5 mL plastic dropper container.

Storage:

Keep tighly closed after every use. Store in cool place.

Address

SENSOMED PHILIPPINES, INC.
Unit 1508, 1404 Orient Square Bldg., F. Ortigas Jr. Rd., Ortigas Center, Pasig City, Philippines

Telephone
(+632) 635-4917/ 635-5169

Telefax
(+632) 635-5170