Generic name: acetic acid, antipyrine, benzocaine
Dosage form: ear drops
Drug class: Otic anesthetics
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Each mL contains:
Acetic Acid .....0.01%
Antipyrine ..... 5.4%
INACTIVE INGREDIENTS: Aluminum Acetate, Aluminum Oxide, Glycerin.
TOPICAL ANESTHETIC, ANALGESIC AND ANTIBACTERIAL: Otic Edge Otic Solution contains acetic acid, antipyrine, benzocaine, policosanol, aluminum acetate, aluminum oxide, glycerin. The solution congeals at 0ºC (32ºF) but returns to normal consistency, unchanged at room temperature.
CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY:Otic Edge Otic Solution combines the properties of acetic acid, policosanol and aluminum acetate with the analgesic action of antipyrine and the local anesthetic action of benzocaine to alleviate pain and discomfort in acute otitis media while also relieving pressure, reducing inflammation and congestion. Does not discolor the tympanic membrane or distort clinical manifestations which could obscure a clinical presentation.
INDICATIONS AND USAGE:Acute otitis media:
• Rapid pain relief and reduction of inflammation in the congestive and serous stages of otitis media.
• Adjuvant therapy during systemic antibiotic administration.
Removal of earwax:
• Facilitates the removal of excessive or impacted earwax.
CONTRAINDICATIONS:• Hypersensitivity to any of the components or substances related to Otic Edge Otic Solution.
• In case of tympanic membrane perforation or discharge.
PRECAUTIONS:Carcinogenesis, Mutagenesis, Impairment of Fertility: No long-term studies in animals or humans have been conducted.
Pregnancy Category C: Animal reproduction studies have not been conducted with this preparation. It is also not known whether this product can cause fetal harm when administered to a pregnant woman, or can affect reproduction capacity. This product should be given to a pregnant woman only if clearly needed. Consult your physician.
Nursing Mothers: It is not known whether this drug is excreted in human milk. Because many drugs are excreted in human milk, caution should be exercised when this product is administered to a nursing woman. Consult your physician.
ADVERSE REACTIONS:Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report suspected side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION:
Acute otitis media:
Warm to body temperature (37°C or 98°F) by holding the bottle in hand for a few minutes. Administer the product allowing the solution to cover the wall of the canal until it is filled. Avoid touching the ear with dropper. Next, moisten a cotton swab with the product and insert into the opening of the ear canal. Repeat every one to two hours until pain and congestion are relieved.
Removal of earwax:
Administer three times daily for two or three days to help detach earwax from wall of canal. Otic Edge Otic Solution can help dry out the canal to relieve discomfort. Before and after removal of earwax, a cotton swab moistened with the product should be inserted into the opening of the ear canal following application.
14 mL of Otic Edge Otic Solution ear drops are supplied in a white plastic bottle with separate dropper with screw cap attachment and package insert, (NDC 68032-328-14).
WARNING: KEEP THIS AND ALL DRUGS OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.
Store at 20-25°C (68-77°F). See USP controlled room temperature.
Protect from freezing. Keep container tightly closed.
River’s Edge Pharmaceuticals, LLC
Suwanee, GA 30024
Iss. 09/08 328-11
acetic acid, antipyrine, benzocaine, solution
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