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Tropex Ear Drops are used to relieve pain associated with inflammation of the ear. Glycerol softens and removes ear wax. The drops also contain Phenazone, which is a painkiller and an anti-inflammatory agent to reduce swelling.
Directions for use:
4-6 drops should be introduced into the ear 3-4 times daily according to the severity of the inflammation. You should check with your doctor or pharmacist if you are not sure.
Do not use Tropex Ear Drops:
- if you have a perforated (burst) ear drum
- if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to Phenazone or any of the other ingredients of Tropex Ear Drops.
Take special care with Tropex Ear Drops If improvement does not occur within 24 hours consult your doctor.
If there is an infection present consult your doctor.
Please tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines, including medicines obtained without a prescription. Tropex Ear Drops is unlikely to interfere with other medicines; however, accidental swallowing of Tropex may affect the metabolism of medicines broken down by liver enzymes. Little absorption is expected from topical application into the ear canal.
- The active substance is Phenazone 5.0% w/v (50mg/ml).
- The other ingredients are Methyl Parahydroxybenzoate (E218) and Glycerol.
Keep all medicines out the sight and reach of children.
Always consult the Patient Information Leaflet before using this medicine.