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Candibiotic Plus Bottle Of 5ml Ear Drops
Candibiotic Plus Bottle Of 5ml Ear Drops
Candibiotic Plus Bottle Of 5ml Ear Drops
Candibiotic Plus Bottle Of 5ml Ear Drops
Candibiotic Plus Bottle Of 5ml Ear Drops
Candibiotic Plus Bottle Of 5ml Ear Drops
Candibiotic Plus Bottle Of 5ml Ear Drops

Candibiotic Plus Bottle Of 5ml Ear Drops

By GLENMARK PHARMACEUTICALS
5ml Ear Drop in Bottle
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MRP 81.00
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Beclomethasone Dipropionate(0.025 %w/v) + Neomycin Sulphate(0.5 %w/v) + Clotrimazole(1.0 %w/v)
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Therapeutic classification
Otic Antibiotic And Steroid

Medical Description

The drops are used to treat ear conditions suspected to have a bacterial or fungal infection. It is a combination medicine containing - beclomethasone, clotrimazole and neomycin. Beclometasone is a steroid and contains anti-inflammatory properties, neomycin is an antibacterial agent and clotrimazole is an antifungal agent. The ears are one of the most sensitive organs of the body thus caution is advised while using Candibiotic Plus ear drops. Use it as prescribed by the doctor and for the duration, it is prescribed.
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Uses of Candibiotic Plus Bottle Of 5ml Ear Drops

Candibiotic Plus ear drop is used for the treatment of ear conditions with bacterial, fungal or mixed infections.

Contraindications of Candibiotic Plus Bottle Of 5ml Ear Drops

  • If you are allergic to neomycin, clotrimazole, beclomethasone or other ingredients of Candibiotic Plus ear drops.
  • If you suffer from psychiatric illnesses, epilepsy (fits) or seizures.
  • The medicine must not be used in patients below the age of 12 years.

Side effects of Candibiotic Plus Bottle Of 5ml Ear Drops

  • Stinging sensation in the ear.
  • Irritation and itching in the ear.

Precautions and Warnings of Candibiotic Plus Bottle Of 5ml Ear Drops

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I use Candibiotic Plus ear drop during pregnancy?
A:
Candibiotic Plus ear drops is used during pregnancy, only when prescribed by the doctor. There may be a slight risk of damage to the ear, cleft palate or retarded growth in the growing foetus. In case you have prescribed the medicine, avoid using it for a prolonged duration.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I use Candibiotic Plus ear drop while breastfeeding?
A:
Candibiotic Plus ear drops is used by a breastfeeding woman if prescribed by the doctor. Make sure the breastfed infant does not come in contact with a portion of the medicine. Avoid using it for a prolonged period.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive after taking Candibiotic Plus ear drop?
A:
Candibiotic Plus ear drop does not influence the driving ability. You experience disturbance in hearing avoid driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol while taking Candibiotic Plus ear drop?
A:
There is no direct interaction between alcohol and Candibiotic Plus ear drops. Avoid consuming alcohol as it worsens the infection and delays healing.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience an allergic reaction to the skin after using Candibiotic ear drops.
  • You experience other infections after using the ear drops.
  • It would be best if you do not use the drop for other condition than prescribed by the doctor.
  • In case you experience skin reactions after applying the drop, inform the doctor immediately.
  • You must not use the drop for a prolonged duration or more than the prescribed duration.
  • If the eyes come in contact with the medicine, rinse the eyes with clean water immediately.

Mode of Action of Candibiotic Plus Bottle Of 5ml Ear Drops

How Does It Work?

  • Beclomethasone is a steroid which blocks the synthesis of natural substance, i.e. prostaglandins which is responsible for itching, swelling and inflammation.
  • Clotrimazole inhibits the formation of a fungal cell wall component which leads to altered permeability and growth of fungus causing infection.
  • Neomycin is an antibiotic agent which is used to treat bacterial infection of the skin. It inhibits the growth and multiplication of bacteria causing infection.
  • The medicines work more effectively by reducing the infection and inflammation of the ear.

Directions for Use of Candibiotic Plus Bottle Of 5ml Ear Drops

  • Use Candibiotic Plus ear drop as directed by the doctor.
  • Tilt the head on one side and place drops in the ear canal.
  • Use the desired quantities and avoid using extra drops.
  • Keep the head tilted for 2-3 minutes and let the drops soak in the ear.
  • Repeat the same for another ear if required after 5-10 minutes.
  • Avoid touching the tip to the infected area.
  • Wash the hands before and after the application of Candibiotic Drops.

Interactions of Candibiotic Plus Bottle Of 5ml Ear Drops

Interactions with other medicines

  • Candibiotic Plus ear drop is used for local application on-ear and thus is less likely to interact with other medicines taken orally. It interacts with other topically applied medicine on the ear. Discuss with the doctor if you are already on another topical medicine.
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  • Limited information is available on the interaction of Candibiotic Plus ear drop with other medicines. As Candibiotic Plus ear drop contains three different components, the interaction is seen with these three components when taken alone may occur with the combination.
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  • Other medicines like Ritonavir, Cidofovir, Cisplatin, Amphotericin B, painkillers like Ibuprofen, antibiotics like Amikacin, Tobramycin, Rifampin and Rifabutin must be used cautiously.

Storage and disposal of Candibiotic Plus Bottle Of 5ml Ear Drops

  • Store the medicine in a dry place.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.
  • Do not use the medicine if you notice the contents are of a different coloured in any way or if particles are present.

Dosage of Candibiotic Plus Bottle Of 5ml Ear Drops

Overdose

As Candibiotic Plus ear drop is meant for application in the ear, the cases of overdose are unlikely. Upon accidental ingestion, contact the doctor or visit the nearest hospital. If you have instilled the drop in excess, wipe it out with a tissue or cotton.
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed a dose of Candibiotic Plus ear drops, instil it as soon as you remember. If it's time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with the regular dose schedule.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
REVIEWED BY

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: For how long do I need to use Candibiotic Plus ear drop?

A: If you find that you have started feeling better, still you are supposed to complete the prescribed dosage duration by the physician.

Q: How should I use Candibiotic Plus ear drop?

  • Lie on the side or back with the infected ear facing upward.
  • Wash the hands before and after the application of Candibiotic Drops.
  • Tilt the head on one side and place drops in the ear canal.
  • Use the desired quantities and avoid using extra drops.
  • Keep the head tilted for 2-3 minutes and let the drops soak in the ear.

Q: Can we use Candibiotic Plus ear drop for fungal infection of the ear?

A: Yes, it is used for fungal infections if prescribed by the doctor. There are types of fungal infections and it is important to consult a dermatologist for advice. Refrain from using it for other skin conditions as it contains steroids. Steroids worsen skin infections. Hence caution is needed.

Q: Is Candibiotic Plus ear drop a steroid?

A: Yes, it contains beclomethasone that is a steroid and effective against inflammation and swelling.

Q: How many drops of Candibiotic Plus should I use?

A: The usual dose is 2 or 3 drops. It varies among individuals depending on the underlying condition. Use it as prescribed by the doctor.

Q: What is the use of Candibiotic Plus ear drop?

A: Candibiotic Plus ear drop is used to treat bacterial, fungal or mixed infections in the ear.

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ContainsBeclomethasone Dipropionate(0.025 %w/v),Neomycin Sulphate(0.5 %w/v),Clotrimazole(1.0 %w/v)
UsesEar infection
Side effectsStinging sensation, irritation, itching in the ear
Last Updated on: 12 Jun 2021 | 07:52 AM (IST)
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The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not be treated as a replacement for physical medical consultation or advice. We do not guarantee the accuracy and the completeness of the information so provided. The absence of any information and/or warning to any drug shall not be considered and assumed as an implied assurance of the Company. We do not take any responsibility for the consequences arising out of the aforementioned information and strongly recommend you for a physical consultation in case of any queries or doubts. Please click here for detailed T&C.
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