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X-Wax Earwax Side Effects

Generic Name: carbamide peroxide otic

Note: This page contains side effects data for the generic drug carbamide peroxide otic. It is possible that some of the dosage forms included below may not apply to the brand name X-Wax Earwax.

For the Consumer

Applies to carbamide peroxide otic: otic solution

When used in small doses, no COMMON side effects have been reported with this product. Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur while taking carbamide peroxide otic (the active ingredient contained in X-Wax Earwax)

Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue).

For Healthcare Professionals

Applies to carbamide peroxide otic: otic solution


Carbamide peroxide otic (the active ingredient contained in X-Wax Earwax) is generally well tolerated.[Ref]


1. "Product Information. Debrox (carbamide peroxide otic)." SmithKline Beecham, Philadelphia, PA.

It is possible that some side effects of X-Wax Earwax may not have been reported. These can be reported to the FDA here. Always consult a healthcare professional for medical advice.

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