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Medications for Ear Wax Impaction

Drugs associated with Ear Wax Impaction

The following drugs and medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of this condition.

What is Ear Wax Impaction: Ear Wax Impaction is an obstruction of the ear canal with wax (cerumen).

Drug name Rx / OTC Pregnancy CSA Alcohol Reviews Rating Popularity
Debrox Rx/OTC N N 3 reviews
5.0

Generic name: carbamide peroxide otic

Drug class: cerumenolytics

For consumers: dosage, side effects

 
carbamide peroxide Rx/OTC N N 3 reviews
5.0

Generic name: carbamide peroxide otic

Brand names:  Debrox, Murine Earwax Removal, Auraphene-B, Mollifene, Auro

Drug class: cerumenolytics

For consumers: dosage, side effects

For professionals: AHFS DI Monograph

 
Murine Earwax Removal Rx/OTC N N Add review Add

Generic name: carbamide peroxide otic

Drug class: cerumenolytics

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Auralgan Rx C N Add review Add

Generic name: acetic acid / antipyrine / benzocaine / polycosanol otic

Drug class: otic anesthetics

For consumers: side effects

 
antipyrine / benzocaine Rx C N Add review Add

Generic name: antipyrine / benzocaine otic

Brand names:  A / B Otic, Aurodex, Aurax, Dolotic, Auroto, OtiLam

Drug class: otic anesthetics

For consumers: dosage, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, Prescribing Information

 
Auraphene-B Rx/OTC N N Add review Add

Generic name: carbamide peroxide otic

Drug class: cerumenolytics

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Mollifene Rx/OTC N N Add review Add

Generic name: carbamide peroxide otic

Drug class: cerumenolytics

For consumers: dosage, side effects

 
Auro Rx/OTC N N Add review Add

Generic name: carbamide peroxide otic

Drug class: cerumenolytics

For consumers: dosage, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
acetic acid / antipyrine / benzocaine / polycosanol Rx C N 1 review
10

Generic name: acetic acid / antipyrine / benzocaine / polycosanol otic

Brand names:  Auralgan, Otic Edge, Treagan, PR Otic

Drug class: otic anesthetics

For consumers: side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
A / B Otic Rx C N Add review Add

Generic name: antipyrine / benzocaine otic

Drug class: otic anesthetics

For consumers: dosage, side effects

 
Aurodex Rx C N Add review Add

Generic name: antipyrine / benzocaine otic

Drug class: otic anesthetics

For consumers: dosage, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
Aurax Rx C N Add review Add

Generic name: antipyrine / benzocaine otic

Drug class: otic anesthetics

For consumers: dosage, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
Dolotic Rx C N Add review Add

Generic name: antipyrine / benzocaine otic

Drug class: otic anesthetics

For consumers: dosage, side effects

 
Otic Edge Rx C N Add review Add

Generic name: acetic acid / antipyrine / benzocaine / polycosanol otic

Drug class: otic anesthetics

For consumers: dosage, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
Treagan Rx C N Add review Add

Generic name: acetic acid / antipyrine / benzocaine / polycosanol otic

Drug class: otic anesthetics

For consumers: side effects

 
Auroto Rx C N Add review Add

Generic name: antipyrine / benzocaine otic

Drug class: otic anesthetics

For consumers: dosage, side effects

 
OtiLam Rx C N Add review Add

Generic name: antipyrine / benzocaine otic

Drug class: otic anesthetics

For consumers: dosage, side effects

 
PR Otic Rx C N Add review Add

Generic name: acetic acid / antipyrine / benzocaine / polycosanol otic

Drug class: otic anesthetics

For consumers: side effects

 
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Off Label This medication may not be approved by the FDA for the treatment of this condition.
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Rx Prescription Only
OTC Over the Counter
Rx/OTC Prescription or Over the Counter
Pregnancy
A Adequate and well-controlled studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
B Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
C Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
D There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
X Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
N FDA has not classified the drug.
Controlled Substances Act Schedule
N The drug is not subject to the Controlled Substances Act.
1 The drug has a high potential for abuse. The drug has no currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. There is a lack of accepted safety for use of the drug under medical supervision.
2 The drug has a high potential for abuse. The drug has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States or a currently accepted medical use with severe restrictions. Abuse of the drug may lead to severe psychological or physical dependence.
3 The drug has a potential for abuse less than the drugs in schedules 1 and 2. The drug has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse of the drug may lead to moderate or low physical dependence or high psychological dependence.
4 The drug has a low potential for abuse relative to the drugs in schedule 3. The drug has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse of the drug may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to the drugs in schedule 3.
5 The drug has a low potential for abuse relative to the drugs in schedule 4. The drug has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse of the drug may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to the drugs in schedule 4.
Alcohol
X Interacts with Alcohol.

Synonym(s): Cerumen Removal

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