MyOxin Side Effects
Generic Name: benzocaine / chloroxylenol / hydrocortisone otic
Note: This page contains information about the side effects of benzocaine / chloroxylenol / hydrocortisone otic. Some of the dosage forms included on this document may not apply to the brand name MyOxin.
Not all side effects for MyOxin may be reported. You should always consult a doctor or healthcare professional for medical advice. Side effects can be reported to the FDA here.
For the Consumer
Applies to benzocaine / chloroxylenol / hydrocortisone otic: ear drops
Check with your doctor if any of these most COMMON side effects persist or become bothersome:
Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur while taking benzocaine / chloroxylenol / hydrocortisone otic:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); burning, cracking, irritation, or peeling not present before you began using this medicine.
For Healthcare Professionals
Applies to benzocaine / chloroxylenol / hydrocortisone otic: otic suspension
Hypersensitivity side effects have included sensitization.[Ref]
Dermatologic side effects have included itching, burning, irritation, dryness, folliculitis, hypertrichosis, acneform eruptions, hypopigmentations, perioral dermatitis, allergic contact dermatitis, maceration of the skin, secondary infection, skin atrophy, striae and miliaria.[Ref]
Endocrine side effects have rarely included systemic effects of corticosteroids.[Ref]
1. "Product Information. TriOxin (benzocaine / chloroxylenol / hydrocortisone otic)." Vertical Pharmaceuticals Inc, Scotch Plains, NJ.
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