Locorten

What is Locorten?

Flumethasone (usually as the pivalic acid ester flumethasone pivalate, trade name Locacorten or Locorten) is a corticosteroid for topical use. It is available in combination with clioquinol, under the trade name Locacorten-Vioform (in some countries Locorten-Vioform), for the treatment of otitis externa and otomycosis.

Flumethasone shows fully 420 times the potency of cortisone in an animal model for anti-inflammatory activity.

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Hi. I have had a bad cold for the last 11 days which has spread to my ears causing severe pain in both ears and my jaw, i have redish fluid...

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You have developed ear infection after cold.
you can start with oral antibiotics for proper control of infection as ear pain is not settling...

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Hi, I have Hypermobility Syndrome and after a trip to the dentist I thought I had dislocated my jaw but y doctor informs me that the pain I am...

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Burning sensation after antibiotic ear drops is common. The drops might be irritating the mucosa of middle ear.
If you have...

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