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Logo UNIVERSAL EARACHE DROPS (solution)

SCHEDULING STATUS:
S1

PROPRIETARY NAME
(and dosage form):

UNIVERSAL EARACHE DROPS (solution)

COMPOSITION
Each 1 g contains:
Phenazone         50 mg
Procaine hydrochloride         10 mg
Potassium hydroxyquinoline sulphate         1 mg

PHARMACOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION
A 16.2 Aural Preparations, Ear Drops

PHARMACOLOGICAL ACTION:
Phenazone is an analgesic and antipyretic. Procaine hydrochloride is a local anaesthetic. Potassium hydroxyquinoline sulphate is effective against fungal and minor bacterial infections.

[Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th Edition, 1993]

INDICATIONS:
For the relief of otitis media, infection and inflammation of the ear.

CONTRA-INDICATIONS:
Hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients.
Wherever possible, children with earache should be taken to a doctor.

DOSAGE AND DIRECTIONS FOR USE:
Instil two or three drops into the affected ear, every four hours.

SIDE-EFFECTS AND SPECIAL PRECAUTIONS:
For external use only. If the earache does not respond quickly to treatment, then consult your doctor, as ear infections can be dangerous.

IDENTIFICATION:
A yellow, viscous liquid

PRESENTATION:
15 mL dropper bottle

STORAGE INSTRUCTIONS:
Store below 25°C and away from light.
Keep out of reach of children.

REFERENCE NUMBER:
H1544 (Act 101/1965).

NAME AND BUSINESS ADDRESS OF APPLICANT:
Goldex 775 (Pty) Ltd
8-9 Glen Park
Highdale Road
Glen Anil

DATE OF PUBLICATION OF THIS PACKAGE INSERT:
7 February 1975.

[Approved by MCC

2009-10-02]

Updated on this site: May 2014
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