A 32-year-old member asked:
how long to use neomycin and polymyxin and hydrocortisone otic drops for ear pain and discharge?
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 39 years experience
1week: Most cases of external otitis would respond within 1 week. Although these drops are efficacious for treatment of middle ear infection, ENT academy does not recommend there use if there is a hole in the ear drum or tubes in place. Neomycin is theoretically oto toxic, although rarely seen. Thank trial lawyers for driving up the price of ear drops.
Last updated Jun 11, 2015
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