Benzocaine, a local anaesthetic provides pain relief while phenazone reduces the painful inflammation. Glycerol absorbs moisture from exposed and inflamed areas relieving pressure in the middle ear. Also assists in the softening of wax for easier removal.
Use Auralgan eardrops at room temperature. If bottle is cold to the touch, warm in hand for a minute.
Otitis Media and Swimmers's Ear:
Tilt head to one side with affected ear uppermost, fill ear canal, and plug ear with cotton wool previously moistened with Auralgan. Avoid touching the ear with dropper. Repeat every 1 to 2 hours until pain and congestion are relieved. If condition persists, please conult your doctor.
Removal of Wax
Fill ear canal with Auralgan. Plug ear with cotton previously moistened with Auralgan. Do this 3 times daily for 2 to 3 days to help detach wax from ear.
Each mL Contains:
Glycerol q.s. to 1mL.
Also contains as preservative:
Hydroxyquinoline Sulphate 375mcg/mL.
Auralgan is not recommended for use in patients with a perforated eardrum and should be discontinued if irritation occurs. Do not use if hypersensitivity has occurred with previous use of any of the ingredients or similar substances.