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
DATE OF PUBLICATION OF THIS PACKAGE INSERT: 7 February 1975.
[Approved by MCC
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