Acute bacterial ear infections
Otic/Aural Otitis externa Adult: Instill 2-3 drops into the ear bid-tid.
History of hypersensitivity or toxic reaction to the drug; Perforated ear drum. Herpes simplex and other virul conditions of the eye or ear, mycosis.
Mode of Action
Chloramphenicol inhibits bacterial protein synthesis by binding to 50s subunit of the bacterial ribosome, thus preventing peptide bond formation by pept... View More
Avoid prolonged use. Discontinue immediately if local hypersensitivity reactions occur.
Ear drops: Ototoxicity.
Decreased effects of iron and vitamin B12 in anaemic patients. Phenobarbitone and rifampin reduce efficacy of chloramphenicol. Impairs the action of ora... View More
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