Antipyrine / Benzocaine Otic Dosage

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Usual Adult Dose for:

Usual Pediatric Dose for:

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Usual Adult Dose for Otitis Media

Apply an amount of solution sufficient to fill the affected ear canal. every 1 to 2 hours as needed for pain relief. Moisten a cotton wick with the solution and insert into the meatus. This procedure may be repeated every 1 to 2 hours until pain is relieved.

Usual Adult Dose for Cerumen Removal

Apply an amount of solution sufficient to fill the affected ear canal 3 times a day for 2 to 3 days prior to cerumen removal

The patient should lie down with the affected ear upward while the drops are instilled. The patient should remain in this position for 30 to 60 seconds to allow the solution to penetrate the ear.

Just prior to and immediately following the cerumen removal procedure, a cotton pledget saturated with the solution may be inserted into the meatus to eliminate discomfort from the procedure and dry the ear canal.

Usual Pediatric Dose for Otitis Media

<18 years: Apply an amount of solution sufficient to fill the affected ear canal. every 1 to 2 hours as needed for pain relief. Moisten a cotton wick with the solution and insert into the meatus. This procedure may be repeated every 1 to 2 hours until pain is relieved.

Usual Pediatric Dose for Cerumen Removal

<18 years: Apply an amount of solution sufficient to fill the affected ear canal 3 times a day for 2 to 3 days prior to cerumen removal

The patient should lie down with the affected ear upward while the drops are instilled. The patient should remain in this position for 30 to 60 seconds to allow the solution to penetrate the ear.

Just prior to and immediately following the cerumen removal procedure, a cotton pledget saturated with the solution may be inserted into the meatus to eliminate discomfort from the procedure and dry the ear canal.

Renal Dose Adjustments

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