A 32-year-old member asked:
How long to use neomycin and polymyxin and hydrocortisone otic drops for ear pain and discharge?
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ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 40 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.
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Last updated Jun 11, 2015
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