Auralgan


Wyeth | Auralgan (Medication)


Desc:

Auralgan is a type of medicine called an otic analgesic used to temporarily relieve ear pain due to ear infections (external otitis, otitis media). It is available in an easy-to-use liquid form, and contains the following medications:benzocaine and antipyrine. Benzocaine is a topical anaesthetic that quickly numbs pain. Antipyrine is an analgesic that helps decrease pain and swelling. ...

Side Effect:

Temporary stinging/burning in the ear canal may occur. Tell your doctor right away if you have any serious side effects, including:bluish skin, severe tiredness/weakness, shortness of breath.

This medication may make it more difficult to tell if your infection is getting worse or if you develop a new infection. Tell your doctor immediately if any of these signs of a new infection occur:fever, new pain/redness/swelling of the ear, fluid leaking out of the ear.

Seek immediate medical attention if you notice any symptoms of a serious allergic reaction, including:rash, itching/swelling (especially of the ear/face/tongue/throat), severe dizziness, trouble breathing. ...

Precaution:

Prior to using this medicine inform your doctor if you have any allergies to medicines, foods, or other substances. Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you have any medical conditions, especially such as:hole in the eardrum (perforated tympanic membrane); asthma, high blood pressure, glaucoma or increased eye pressure, diabetes, heart problems (eg, ischemic heart disease), an enlarged prostate, or an overactive thyroid.

Inform your doctor if you are taking any prescription or nonprescription medicine, herbal preparation, or dietary supplement.

During pregnancy and breastfeeding is not recommended to use this medicine without your doctor's advice. ...