Acetic Acid

Active Ingredient(s): Acetic Acid, Glacial
FDA Approved: * May 11, 1977
Pharm Company: * KV PHARM
Category: Ear Care

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

Acetic Acid Overview

Acetic acid /sitk/, systematically named ethanoic acid /θnok/, is a colourless liquid organic compound with the chemical formula CH3COOH (also written as CH3CO2H, C2H4O2, or HC2H3O2). When undiluted, it is sometimes called glacial acetic acid. Vinegar is no less than 4% acetic acid by volume, making acetic acid the main component of vinegar apart from water. Acetic acid has a distinctive sour taste and pungent smell. In addition to household vinegar, it is mainly produced as a precursor...

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otic edge

How long can u use this after it expires? ## Hi cindt, According to the manufacturer, Otic Edge (acetic acid + antipyrine + benzocaine + Policosanol) should be properly discarded when it is expired or no longer needed. They then recommend contacting your pharmacist or waste company for specific details on how to go about that safely. Pills are one thing, but when it comes to liquid eye drops, I don't think there's anyway to know for sure if the contents are still safe outside of the marked expiration date, because it may be difficult to determine if the product is degrading or not. How long has it been since the listed expiration date?


Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Acetic Acid, Glacial
  • Drops: 2%
  • Gel: 0.9% + 0.025%
  • Solution: 0.25%, 2%
  • Solution/drops: 2%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Acetic Acid: (33 results)

Showing the first 20, Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0220-0030 Aceticum Acidum 30 [Hp_c]/30[hp_c] Oral Pellet by Boiron
  • 0264-2304 Acetic Acid .25 g/100ml Irrigation Irrigant by B. Braun Medical Inc.
  • 0338-0656 Acetic Acid 250 mg/100ml Irrigation Irrigant by Baxter Healthcare Corporation
  • 0409-6143 Acetic Acid 250 mg/100ml Irrigation Irrigant by Hospira, Inc.
  • 0603-7038 Acetic Acid .02 ml/Ml Auricular (Otic) Solution by Qualitest Pharmaceuticals
  • 0904-3524 Borofair 2 mg/ml Auricular (Otic) Solution/ Drops by Major Pharmaceuticals
  • 0990-6143 Acetic Acid 250 mg/100ml Irrigation Irrigant by Icu Medical Inc.
  • 15631-0004 Aceticum Acidum 3 [hp_x]/1 Oral Pellet by Rxhomeo Private Limited D.b.a. Rxhomeo, Inc
  • 21695-222 Acetic Acid 20.65 mg/ml Auricular (Otic) Solution by Rebel Distributors Corp
  • 24208-615 Acetic Acid 2 mg/ml Auricular (Otic) Solution/ Drops by Bausch & Lomb Incorporated
  • 50090-0351 Acetic Acid 20.65 mg/ml Auricular (Otic) Solution by A-s Medication Solutions
  • 50090-2057 Acetic Acid .02 mg/ml Auricular (Otic) Solution by A-s Medication Solutions
  • 50090-3020 Acetic Acid 25 mg/ml Auricular (Otic) Solution by A-s Medication Solutions
  • 50383-889 Acetic Acid 20.65 mg/ml Auricular (Otic) Solution by Hi-tech Pharmacal Co., Inc.
  • 50436-4600 Acetic Acid 25 mg/ml Auricular (Otic) Solution by Unit Dose Services
  • 52817-816 Acetic Acid 20.65 mg/ml Auricular (Otic) Solution by Trupharma, LLC
  • 54569-2311 Acetic Acid 20.65 mg/ml Auricular (Otic) Solution by A-s Medication Solutions LLC
  • 55045-1243 Acetic Acid 20.65 mg/ml Auricular (Otic) Solution by Dispensing Solutions, Inc.
  • 55700-424 Acetic Acid 20.65 mg/ml Auricular (Otic) Solution by Lake Erie Medical Dba Quality Care Products LLC
  • 60432-741 Acetic Acid 25 mg/ml Auricular (Otic) Solution by Morton Grove Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 13 more results ...

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