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Dr. Krishna Kumar
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Benzocaine And Antipyrine (Overview)

Benzocaine|antipyrine is an ear drop which is a kind of ears, nose, throat agent.


Dr. Krishna Kumar
6 doctors shared insights

Benzocaine And Antipyrine (Overview)

Benzocaine|antipyrine is an ear drop which is a kind of ears, nose, throat agent.


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Can you use auralgan (benzocaine and antipyrine) eardrops in children with earache?

Can you use auralgan (benzocaine and antipyrine) eardrops in children with earache?

Usually: The ear drop does not cure infection but may give pain relief. They should never be used if there is a hole in the ear drum or drainage from the ear. ...Read more

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When can you use auralgan (benzocaine and antipyrine) eardrops in children with earache?

When can you use auralgan (benzocaine and antipyrine) eardrops in children with earache?

Young : Auralgan (benzocaine and antipyrine) can be used in infants, children, adolescents, and adults for Otitis media and ear wax removal. Always ask your physician for proper use instructions. ...Read more

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An ER doc gave me benzocaine/antipyrine ear drops yesterday. He said there was no inflammation or obstruction. Still have pain over 24 hours later.

An ER doc gave me benzocaine/antipyrine ear drops yesterday. He said there was no inflammation or obstruction. Still have pain over 24 hours later.

You need: a more "expert" evaluation by an EAR NOSE THROAT Specialist..the drops the ER Doc gave you are a local ANESTHETIC meant to "numb" the pain not TREAT the possible REASONS for the pain! IN NYC a number of sources of such expertise are available.EG 993 Park Avenue ENT Practise! Hope this helps! Dr Z Hope this helps! Dr Z ...Read more

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Is antipyrine-benzocaine ear drop used for tmj?

Is antipyrine-benzocaine ear drop used for tmj?

No: Antipyrine (fever reducer) Benzocaine (pait reliever) is for rx of earache. Tmj syndrome is a jaw joint problem, often caused or contributed to by malocclusion. Taking ear medication to treat jaw joint is like wearing a corn plaster for a sprained ankle. See your dentist. Ask if examination by orthodontist is in order. ...Read more

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Could ear drops (antipyrine & benzocaine) be dropped on other wounds/infections for pain relief?

Could ear drops (antipyrine & benzocaine) be dropped on other wounds/infections for pain relief?

You can, but: Antipyrine ; Benzocaine have no antibacterial or antiseptic properties. Rec.: wash the area with soap and water, clean with alcohol and apply neosporin otc. Repeat 3-4 times a day until complete healing is achieved. If concerned see your pcp. ...Read more

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Does antipyrine-benzocaine otic help for swimmers ear?

Does antipyrine-benzocaine otic help for swimmers ear?

Not an antibiotic: So will no clear the infection. It may numb it but it may also irritate the ear canal more. See your doctor. ...Read more

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Could antipyrine benzocaine ear drops help cracking and popping in the ears due to fliud ?

No: Fluid in the middle ear is behind the ear drum. The antipyrine drops are instilled into the ear canal and only anesthetize the outer side of the ear drum, which would help the pain of an acute ear infection. They would have no effect on fluid on the other side of the eardrum. ...Read more

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9 weeks pregnant with ear infection. I took antipyrine & benzocaine eardrops. My doctor said it was okay but am now worried it could harm unborn baby?

9 weeks pregnant with ear infection. I took antipyrine & benzocaine eardrops. My doctor said it was okay but am now worried it could harm unborn baby?

Not a problem: Topical medications do not enter the bloodstream and will not effect your baby. Relax and "enjoy" your pregnancy as much as possible. Oral or injected medications can effect baby, so bring your pregnancy up when these are considered. ...Read more

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Does antipyrine and benzocaine otic solution have a steroid in it ?

Does antipyrine and benzocaine otic solution have a steroid in it ?

Not Steriods: This formulation your talking about is very complex and i would advise you to read the pi prescribing information. Which you can get at the physicians desk reference's website. Pdrhealth.Com or some other credible online source. But the answer to your question is no this doesn't contain any steroids in it. ...Read more

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Can antipyrine and benzocaine solution be used for swimmer's ear pain?

Yes: This pain relieving solution can be used unless there is an opening in the ear drum, such as from ear tubes or a perforated ear drum. ...Read more

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Antipyrine and benzocaine otic solution can this be used for swimmers ear?

I discourage it: This is a numbing solution for painful ear drums.It has to therapuetic effect and may worsen the swimmers ear.Appropriate antibiotic ear drops would be a better fix. ...Read more

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Dr. Itzhak Kronzon
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Benzocaine (Definition)

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Dr. Daniel Saurborn
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Auralgan (Definition)

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