Skip to Content

Chlorpram Z Side Effects

Generic Name: chloroxylenol / pramoxine / zinc acetate otic

Note: This page contains information about the side effects of chloroxylenol / pramoxine / zinc acetate otic. Some of the dosage forms included on this document may not apply to the brand name Chlorpram Z.

For the Consumer

Applies to chloroxylenol / pramoxine / zinc acetate otic: ear drops

Check with your doctor if any of these most COMMON side effects persist or become bothersome:

Mild burning, irritation, redness, stinging, or dryness at the affected area.

Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur while taking chloroxylenol / pramoxine / zinc acetate otic:

Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); pain or swelling at the affected area; severe or persistent burning, irritation, redness, or stinging.

For Healthcare Professionals

Applies to chloroxylenol / pramoxine / zinc acetate otic: otic drops


Other side effects have included redness, irritation, swelling, burning, stinging, pain, and dryness at the affected area.[Ref]


1. "Product Information. Zinotic (chloroxylenol / pramoxine / zinc acetate otic)." Arbor Pharmaceuticals, Raleigh, NC.

Not all side effects for Chlorpram Z may be reported. You should always consult a doctor or healthcare professional for medical advice. Side effects can be reported to the FDA here.

More about Chlorpram Z (chloroxylenol / pramoxine / zinc acetate otic)

Consumer resources

Other brands: Zinotic ES, Zinotic

Related treatment guides

Disclaimer: Every effort has been made to ensure that the information provided is accurate, up-to-date and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. In addition, the drug information contained herein may be time sensitive and should not be utilized as a reference resource beyond the date hereof. This material does not endorse drugs, diagnose patients, or recommend therapy. This information is a reference resource designed as supplement to, and not a substitute for, the expertise, skill , knowledge, and judgement of healthcare practitioners in patient care. The absence of a warning for a given drug or combination thereof in no way should be construed to indicate safety, effectiveness, or appropriateness for any given patient. does not assume any responsibility for any aspect of healthcare administered with the aid of materials provided. The information contained herein is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, warnings, drug interactions, allergic reactions, or adverse effects. If you have questions about the substances you are taking, check with your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist.