Ciprofloxacin otic Side Effects
For the Consumer
Applies to ciprofloxacin otic: otic solution
In addition to its needed effects, some unwanted effects may be caused by ciprofloxacin otic. In the event that any of these side effects do occur, they may require medical attention.
You should check with your doctor immediately if any of these side effects occur when taking ciprofloxacin otic:Less common
- Burning, itching, redness, skin rash, swelling, or soreness at the application site
- change in hearing
- ear drainage
- earache or pain in the ear
Some of the side effects that can occur with ciprofloxacin otic may not need medical attention. As your body adjusts to the medicine during treatment these side effects may go away. Your health care professional may also be able to tell you about ways to reduce or prevent some of these side effects. If any of the following side effects continue, are bothersome or if you have any questions about them, check with your health care professional:Less common
For Healthcare Professionals
Applies to ciprofloxacin otic: otic solution, otic suspension
Nervous system side effects have included headache.[Ref]
Other side effects have included application site pain, ear pruritus, and fungal ear superinfection.[Ref]
1. "Product Information. Cetraxal (ciprofloxacin otic)." WraSer Pharmaceuticals, Madison, MS.
Not all side effects for ciprofloxacin otic may be reported. You should always consult a doctor or healthcare professional for medical advice. Side effects can be reported to the FDA here.
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