Medicinal Products

AURICULARUM

Generic drug of the therapeutic class: Otorhinolaryngology
active ingredients: Oxytetracycline, Polymyxin B, Dexamethasone, Nystatin
laboratory: Grimberg

Ear powder
Box of 1 bottle of 15 ml
All forms

Indication

- Chronic otitis:
. pre-operative for drying,
. postoperatively for petromastoid recess cavities with or without tympanoplasty.
- Local treatment of bacterial and / or mycotic external otitis.
Official recommendations concerning the appropriate use of antibacterials should be taken into account.
SPECTRUM OF BACTERIAL ACTIVITY:
Oxytetracycline:
sensitive species:
. Gram-positive aerobes: Bacillus, Enterococci, Staphylococcus meti-S, Staphylococcus meti-R, Streptococcus A, Streptococcus B, Streptococcus pneumoniae .
. Gram - negative aerobes: Branhamella catarrhalis, Brucella, Escherichia coli, Haemophilus influenzae, Klebsiella, Neisseria gonorrhoeae, Pasteurella, Vibrio cholerae .
. anaerobes: Propionibacterium acnes .
. others: Borrelia burgdorferi, Chlamydia, Coxiella burnetii, Leptospira, Mycoplasma pneumoniae, Rickettsia, Treponema pallidum, Ureaplasma urealyticum .
Polymyxin B:
- sensitive species:
. Gram - negative aerobes: Acinetobacter, Aeromonas, Alcaligenes, Citrobacter freundii, Citrobacter koseri, Enterobacter, Escherichia coli, Klebsiella, Moraxella, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Salmonella, Shigella, Stenotrophomonas maltophilia .

Dosage AURICULARUM Ear powder Box of 1 bottle of 15 ml

Dosage:
1) In powder form:
. orient the flexible bottle, head down; bring back by packing all the powder towards the part of the neck;
. exert pressure on the vial to obtain a dose of the product;
. infuse this dose 1 to 2 times daily, or every 2 to 3 days.
2) In the form of suspension:
In particular cases, it is possible to use the powder suspended in a sterile solution of sodium chloride (1 vial of powder / 10 ml of sterile solution of sodium chloride at 0.9 per cent).
- From the solution thus obtained, instill 5 to 10 drops, once or twice a day.
This atrial suspension prepared at the time of use retains its activity for 8 days at a temperature of + 4 ° C, and must be warmed at the time of use by keeping a few minutes the bottle in the palm of the hand.
Duration of treatment :
Powdering or suspension :
the usual duration of treatment should not exceed 15 days. Beyond that, the action to be taken will have to be reassessed.

Against indications

- Hyper-sensitivity to one of the compounds.
- Dry tympanal perforation.

Auricularum side effects

The product may exceptionally cause a burning sensation or pruritus at the beginning of treatment.
It has been reported, but quite exceptionally, the possibility of a local allergic reaction or even a dizzying sensation.
Blackish residues may persist in the ear canal (see warnings and precautions for use).

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