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Dexcin Eye/Ear Drops 5ml

Dexcin Eye/Ear Drops 5ml

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5ml Eye/Ear Drop in Bottle
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MRP 18.00
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Dexcin Eye/Ear Drops 5ml Description

Dexcin Eye/Ear drops are used to treat bacterial infection and inflammation of the eye and ear. It contains a combination of neomycin, dexamethasone and boric acid as its active ingredients that work

to control inflammation and fight infections. Dexcin eye/ear drops should not be used in children under 2 years of age. This eye/ear drop should be used externally only. Do not ingest this medicine. Avoid touching the dropper with your hands. Use this medicine in the exact dose and duration as recommended by the doctor.

Product Summary

Offer Price₹15.30
You Save₹2.70 (15% on MRP)
ContainsBoric Acid(1.2 I) + Neomycin(0.5 %) + Dexamethasone(0.11 %)
UsesEye/ear infection and inflammation
Side effectsBlurred vision, burning sensation, irritation, itching, stinging
TherapyOCCULAR OR OTIC ANTIBIOTIC AND STEROID
Check more medicines with composition as Boric Acid(1.2 I) + Neomycin(0.5 %) + Dexamethasone(0.11 %)

Uses of Dexcin Eye/Ear Drops 5ml

Dexcin Eye/Ear drops are used for the treatment of bacterial infections and inflammation of the eye and ear.

Contraindications of Dexcin Eye/Ear Drops 5ml

  • If you are allergic to neomycin, dexamethasone, boric acid or any other ingredient of Dexcin Eye/Ear drops.
  • If you have holes in the eardrum or a grommet fitted in the affected ear.
  • In children under 2 years of age.

Side effects of Dexcin Eye/Ear Drops 5ml

  • Blurred vision
  • Burning sensation
  • Irritation
  • Itching
  • Stinging

Precautions and Warnings of Dexcin Eye/Ear Drops 5ml

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I use Dexcin Eye/Ear drops during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information about the effect of Dexcin Eye/Ear drops in pregnant women. Thus, it is recommended not to use Dexcin Eye/Ear drops in pregnancy.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I use Dexcin Eye/Ear drops while breastfeeding?
A:
No information is available on if Dexcin Eye/Ear drops pass into human breast milk. Breastfeeding women should only use this eye/ear drop if advised by the doctor after assessing the need and the risk.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have used Dexcin Eye/Ear drops?
A:
There is limited information on the effect of Dexcin Eye/Ear drops on driving ability. After using this medicine, if you experience any symptoms which may affect your ability to drive properly, then it is suggested that you do not drive.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Dexcin Eye/Ear drops?
A:
There is limited information available regarding the interaction of alcohol with Dexcin Eye/Ear drops. Ask your doctor for advice on alcohol intake along with Dexcin Eye/Ear drops.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You develop irritation or rash after using this medicine.
  • You experience blurred vision or any other vision disturbances after using this medicine.
  • You have a mitochondrial disease (mutation in parts of your cells that help make energy).
  • You have holes in your eardrum.
  • You have an open wound or damaged skin on the eyes or ears.
  • You have used this medicine for more than a week.

Mode of Action of Dexcin Eye/Ear Drops 5ml

How Does It Work?

  • Dexcin Eye/Ear drops contain three active substances - neomycin, dexamethasone and boric acid.
  • Neomycin is an antibiotic that fights bacterial infections.
  • Dexamethasone is a steroid that controls inflammation.
  • Boric acid has antiseptic and anti-bacterial properties that prevent further growth and multiplication of infection-causing bacteria.

Directions for Use of Dexcin Eye/Ear Drops 5ml

  • Use this medicine exactly as instructed by your doctor.
  • Follow the directions carefully and do not miss an application.
  • Wash your hands thoroughly before and after applying.
  • Avoid touching your eyes/ears with the dropper. The dropper must be kept clean to avoid infections.
  • Use the exact number of drops as recommended by your doctor.
  • If you have been prescribed any other eye/ear drops or ointments, keep an interval of at least 5 minutes between both the medicines.

Interactions of Dexcin Eye/Ear Drops 5ml

Interactions with other medicines

Since Dexcin Eye/Ear drops are to be used externally, it is less likely to interact with other medicines. However, consult your doctor if you are taking other medicines for treating any other health c...
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Storage and disposal of Dexcin Eye/Ear Drops 5ml

  • Store in a cool and dry place below 25˚C away from direct sunlight.
  • Keep out of reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Dexcin Eye/Ear Drops 5ml

Overdose

As Dexcin Eye/Ear drops are meant for external application, cases of overdose are unlikely. However, upon accidental ingestion, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital. If you ha...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed instilling a dose of Dexcin eye/ear drop, instil it as soon as possible. Do not over-use this medicine to compensate for the missed instillation.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: How to use Dexcin Eye/Ear drops?

A: Follow your doctor's instructions for using Dexcin Eye/Ear drops. Before and after application, wash your hands well. Avoid touching the dropper with your eyes/ears as the dropper must be kept clean to avoid infections. Use the exact number of drops as recommended by your doctor. If you have been prescribed any other eye/ear drops or ointments, keep an interval of at least 5 minutes between both the medicines.

Q: Can I use Dexcin Eye/Ear drops with my other medicines?

A: It is important that you inform your doctor about any other medicines, including non-prescription medicines, herbals or supplements that you are using. Your doctor will suggest whether you can use Dexcin Eye/Ear drops along with your other medicines. If they cannot be used together, your doctor will suggest an alternative.

Q: Does Dexcin Eye/Ear drops cause tinnitus?

A: Tinnitus is a constant ringing noise in the ear that is not caused by an external sound. There are no known cases of tinnitus reported with the use of Dexcin Eye/Ear drops. However, use it in doses and duration as recommended by your doctor.

Q: Can Dexcin Eye/Ear drops be used for fungal infections of the eye or ear?

A: Dexcin Eye/Ear drops are used to treat bacterial infections and inflammation of the eye/ear. Based on your signs and symptoms, your doctor will prescribe you this medicine. Do not use this medicine on your own.

Q: Will Dexcin Eye/Ear drops clear wax from my ear?

A: Dexcin Eye/Ear drops are used to treat bacterial infection and reduce inflammation of the eye/ear. It is not advised to use for clearing wax from the ear.

Q: Can I use Dexcin Eye/Ear drops if I am pregnant?

A: Since there is limited information about the effect of Dexcin Eye/Ear drops in pregnant women, it is not recommended for use in pregnancy.
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DEXCIN
Last Updated on: 19 Feb 2022 | 12:06 PM (IST)

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