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Antipyrine / benzocaine otic Side Effects

Applies to antipyrine/benzocaine otic: otic solution

Cardiovascular

Frequency not reported: Blue lips, blue nail beds, change in heart rate, grey lips, grey nail beds, irregular heartbeat, pale lips, pale nail beds, pale skin, swelling[Ref]

Dermatologic

Frequency not reported: Blue-colored skin, grey-colored skin, itching, rash, redness[Ref]

Nervous system

Frequency not reported: Burning, dizziness, headache, lightheadedness[Ref]

Gastrointestinal

Frequency not reported: Nausea, swallowing difficulty, swollen mouth, swollen tongue[Ref]

Other

Frequency not reported: Fatigue, malaise, pain[Ref]

Hematologic

Frequency not reported: Methemoglobinemia[Ref]

Hypersensitivity

Frequency not reported: Hypersensitivity[Ref]

Psychiatric

Frequency not reported: Confusion[Ref]

Musculoskeletal

Frequency not reported: Body twitching[Ref]

Local

Frequency not reported: Administration site irritation[Ref]

Respiratory

Frequency not reported: Breathing difficulty, shortness of breath[Ref]

References

1. "Product Information. Auralgan (antipyrine-benzocaine otic)." Wyeth-Ayerst Laboratories, Philadelphia, PA.

2. Cerner Multum, Inc. "Canadian Product Information." O 0 (2015):

3. Cerner Multum, Inc. "Australian Product Information." O 0

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