Otomax

What is Otomax?

Otomax (Otomax Ear Drops Suspension) is a suspension for otic use in dogs only. It is a veterinary product produced by Schering-Plough. The active ingredients of are gentamicin, betamethasone valerate and clotrimazole.

Otomax is used for treatment of acute external otitis. It is also used for the treatment of short term exacerbation of acute signs of chronic external otitis of bacterial and fungal origin due to bacteria susceptibility to gentamicin, such as Staphylococcus intermedius, and fungi susceptible to clotrimazole, in particular Malassezia pachydermatis.

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My husband just took his first dose of Clotrimazole 1% solution prescribed by his ear doctor. I applied 4 to 5 drops in his ear as prescribed. On...

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Clotrimazole ear drops can some times cause irritation, burning sensation and redness when applied in some patients. Sometimes other...

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Ofloxacin Inoflox 4 drops 3 times a day for 1 week and Clotrimazole Canesten 4 drops 3 times a day for 3 weeks on a Perforated Ear Drum (Permanent...

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Ofloxacin (Inoflox) ear drops are not ototoxic. Clotrimazole (Canesten) ear drops are safe to use in the short term as long as there is fungal...

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I have a perforated ear drum and am have been prescribed ciprodex ear drops. I have been using the drops for four days and have not had any...

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Ciprodex contains antibiotic ciprofloxacin and steroid Dexamethasone. Hence there is a possibility of aggravation of infection if the offending...

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I have a perforated ear drum and am have been prescribed ciprodex ear drops. I have been using the drops for four days and have not had any...

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My husband just took his first dose of Clotrimazole 1% solution prescribed by his ear doctor. I applied 4 to 5 drops in his ear as prescribed. On...

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Ofloxacin Inoflox 4 drops 3 times a day for 1 week and Clotrimazole Canesten 4 drops 3 times a day for 3 weeks on a Perforated Ear Drum (Permanent...

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