Auraphene-B [OTC]; E-R-O Ear Drops [OTC] [DSC]; E-R-O Ear Wax Removal System [OTC] [DSC]; Ear Drops Earwax Aid [OTC]; Ear Drops [OTC]; Earwax Treatment Drops [OTC]; Gly-Oxide [OTC]; GoodSense Ear Wax Removal [OTC]; Thera-Ear [OTC] [DSC]
- It is used to soften earwax so it may be taken out.
- It is used to treat canker sores.
- It is used to treat mouth irritation.
- If you have an allergy to carbamide peroxide or any other part of this drug.
- If you are allergic to any drugs like this one, any other drugs, foods, or other substances. Tell your doctor about the allergy and what signs you had, like rash; hives; itching; shortness of breath; wheezing; cough; swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat; or any other signs.
- If you are dizzy or if you have had recent ear surgery.
- If you have any of these health problems: Ear drainage, ear pain, a hole in the eardrum, or a rash in the ear.
- Tell all of your health care providers that you take this drug. This includes your doctors, nurses, pharmacists, and dentists.
- Do not use longer than you have been told by the doctor.
- Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan on getting pregnant. You will need to talk about the benefits and risks of using this drug while you are pregnant.
- Tell your doctor if you are breast-feeding. You will need to talk about any risks to your baby.
- This drug may cause harm if swallowed. If this drug is swallowed, call a doctor or poison control center right away.
- Talk with the doctor before using the ear drops in a child younger than 12 years of age.
- This drug may cause harm if a large amount is swallowed. If a large amount of this drug is swallowed, call a doctor or poison control center right away.
- Talk with the doctor before giving this drug to a child younger than 2 years of age.
- Signs of an allergic reaction, like rash; hives; itching; red, swollen, blistered, or peeling skin with or without fever; wheezing; tightness in the chest or throat; trouble breathing, swallowing, or talking; unusual hoarseness; or swelling of the mouth, face, lips, tongue, or throat.
- Very bad irritation where this drug is used.
- Irritation where this drug is used.
- Follow how to use as you have been told by the doctor or read the package insert.
- For the ear only.
- Wash your hands before and after use.
- Lie on your side with problem ear up.
- Pull the outer ear outward and upward.
- Put drops in ear without touching dropper to ear. Stay on side for 2 minutes or put cotton plug in ear.
- Use this drug after meals and at bedtime or as you have been told by your doctor.
- Do not swallow this drug.
- If you use this drug on a regular basis, put on a missed dose as soon as you think about it.
- If it is close to the time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your normal time.
- Do not use 2 doses at the same time or extra doses.
- Many times this drug is used on an as needed basis. Do not use more often than told by the doctor.
- Store at room temperature.
- Store in the carton to protect from light.
- Protect from heat.
- Put the cap back on after you are done using your dose.
- Keep all drugs in a safe place. Keep all drugs out of the reach of children and pets.
- Throw away unused or expired drugs. Do not flush down a toilet or pour down a drain unless you are told to do so. Check with your pharmacist if you have questions about the best way to throw out drugs. There may be drug take-back programs in your area.
- If your symptoms or health problems do not get better or if they become worse, call your doctor.
- Do not share your drugs with others and do not take anyone else’s drugs.
- Keep a list of all your drugs (prescription, natural products, vitamins, OTC) with you. Give this list to your doctor.
- Talk with the doctor before starting any new drug, including prescription or OTC, natural products, or vitamins.
- Some drugs may have another patient information leaflet. If you have any questions about this drug, please talk with your doctor, nurse, pharmacist, or other health care provider.
- If you think there has been an overdose, call your poison control center or get medical care right away. Be ready to tell or show what was taken, how much, and when it happened.