Active Ingredient(s): Ciprofloxacin + Dexamethasone
FDA Approved: * July 18, 2003
Pharm Company: * ALCON
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".

Ciprodex Overview

Ciprofloxacin/dexamethasone (Ciprodex) is an antibiotic/steroid combination medication. It contains the synthetic broad-spectrum antibacterial agent, ciprofloxacin hydrochloride (0.3%), combined with the anti-inflammatory corticosteroid, dexamethasone (0.1%), in a sterile, preserved suspension for otic use. Ciprofloxacin, a fluoroquinolone antibiotic, has shown in vitro activity against many Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria including Staphylococcus aureus, Streptococcus pneumoniae, Ha...

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Expired ear drops

I have expired ear drops that are two months expired and I was wondering if I could still use them? ## Hello, Clarisa! How are you? It would be best to dispose of them and see your doctor for a new prescription, if needed. Liquids tend to degrade and go bad much faster than other formulations, so using them once expired is just a bad idea, as reported by the NIH. Is there anything else I can help with? ## My left ear got blocked after i have taken expired ear drops which got expired 2 months ago. Any help or sugggestions ## So how r u feeling now?? Because the se thing happened to me after taking expired drops.. ## So should i go see a Dr. Because my ear is cloged now ## How r u feeling now because the Same thing happened to me n now my rar is cloged. ## I used expired eardrops and now ...

Ciprodex Information

## My son was taking the Ciprodex eardrops and I was wanting to know if it can cause hives anywhere on the body? He also has been having vomiting and diarrhea. ## ANY medication can cause an allergic reaction that might cause hives. Please contact your doctor to change medications. That is the prudent next step whenever anyone has an allergic reaction to a medication.

Unexpired ear drops for infection

I'm getting an ear infection and I still have some drops (Ciprodex) from last infection. They are not expired and have been kept in the back of a drawer at room temperature. Can I still use them? ## Hello, Maggie! How are you? Yes, as long as they aren't expired, though it's always best to see your doctor to confirm that you have an infection. Typical side effects may include dizziness, ear stuffiness, ringing and drainage. Is there anything else I can help with?


Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Ciprofloxacin + Dexamethasone
  • Suspension: 0.3% + 0.1%
  • Suspension/drops: 0.3% + 0.1%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Ciprodex: (7 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0065-8533 Ciprodex Auricular (Otic) Suspension by Alcon, Inc.
  • 0078-0799 Ciprodex Auricular (Otic) Suspension/ Drops by Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
  • 21695-969 Ciprodex Auricular (Otic) Suspension by Rebel Distributors Corp
  • 54868-4928 Ciprodex Auricular (Otic) Suspension by Physicians Total Care, Inc.
  • 58118-9825 Ciprodex Auricular (Otic) Suspension by Clinical Solutions Wholesale
  • 68071-1629 Ciprodex Auricular (Otic) Suspension/ Drops by Nucare Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 71205-309 Ciprodex Auricular (Otic) Suspension/ Drops by Proficient Rx Lp

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