Ear infections (topicals):
Indications for OTIPRIO:
Bilateral otitis media with effusion undergoing tympanostomy tube placement. Acute otitis externa due to P. aeruginosa and S. aureus.
Adults and Children:
<6mos: not established. For intratympanic or otic administration only. ≥6mos: Otitis media: give as one 0.1mL (6mg) single dose into each affected ear, following suctioning of middle ear effusion. Otitis externa: give as one 0.2mL (12mg) single dose to the external ear canal of each affected ear.
Potential for microbial overgrowth (eg, bacteria, fungi); if infections occur, use alternatives. Pregnancy.
Nasopharyngitis, irritability, ear pruritus, headache, otitis media, ear discomfort.
Generic Drug Availability:
Single-patient use vial—1mL