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Zinotic Side Effects

Generic Name: chloroxylenol / pramoxine / zinc acetate otic

Note: This page contains side effects data for the generic drug chloroxylenol / pramoxine / zinc acetate otic. It is possible that some of the dosage forms included below may not apply to the brand name Zinotic.

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.

It is possible that some side effects of Zinotic 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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