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Mepatyl is indicated in the treatment of external ear infections, also known as otitis externa, belonging to tướng the group of drugs used to tướng treat the ears, eyes, nose and throat. So what does Mepatyl do?
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Mepatyl, also known as acetic acid, belongs to tướng the group of drugs that treat eyes, ears, nose and throat, effective in the treatment of infections outside the ear or otitis externa. Besides these uses, Mepatyl may also be used to tướng treat some other conditions that are not listed above. Therefore, before using the drug, consult your doctor for advice and effective use of the drug.
2. How to tướng use Mepatyl
Mepatyl drug is prepared in the size of an ear drop solution, should be used by instilling 3-5 drops, 3-4 times a day. For children over 3 years old, 3-4 drops each time, 3-4 times a day. To get the best treatment effect, remove any earwax before applying the medicine, the cốt tông pad should be soaked in the solution after inserting by adding the solution to tướng the cốt tông. Keep cốt tông in ear for at least 24 hours and keep warm by adding 3-5 drops every 4-6 hours. After 24 hours, remove the cốt tông and continue to tướng add 5 drops to tướng each ear. Care should be taken not to tướng touch the dropper tip to tướng the ear or any other surface that could cause an infection. Wipe the drip tip with a clean tissue, tự not rinse with water or soap.
Use Mepatyl regularly to tướng get the most benefit from it. To use the drug safely, take Mepatyl exactly as directed by your doctor, tự not use more, smaller or longer than thở prescribed. Absolutely tự not arbitrarily increase the dose of the drug or abuse the drug for too long for a long time. This not only makes the condition better, but also increases the risk of unwanted effects.
3. Undesirable effects when using Mepatyl
Some unwanted effects that may occur when using Mepatyl include:
Temporary heat in the ear canal Ear pain Transient itching Swelling in or around the ear Before prescribing the medicine, the doctor always considers the benefits The benefits and effectiveness of Mepatyl outweigh the risk of side effects. However, some cases when using Mepatyl can still occur unwanted effects. Therefore, when unusual symptoms appear, especially when a severe allergic reaction occurs with accompanying signs such as redness, swelling, pain in the ear. In this case, the patient should immediately notify the medical staff for immediate intervention.
4. Some notes when using Mepatyl
Some notes when using Mepatyl medicine include:
Inform your doctor about a history of allergy to tướng Mepatyl or any other allergies. Mepatyl may contain ingredients that don't work and could cause an allergic reaction or other serious problems. Report any medications you are taking including prescription and nonprescription drugs, herbs and supplements, foods, dyes or preservatives. Mepatyl is contraindicated in patients with perforated eardrums and children under 3 years of age. Do not use the medicine if it has been more than thở 7 days after opening the cap If pain occurs during use or symptoms worsen after 48 hours or hearing becomes impaired, stop instillation and seek medical attention. Mepatyl contains benzalkonium chloride, which may cause irritation and skin reactions. Take the missed dose as soon as possible. However, if the time you remember is close to tướng the time of your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue taking the medicine as scheduled. Do not arbitrarily add more than thở double the dose of the drug than thở the treatment regimen. Using an overdose of Mepatyl can cause serious symptoms such as nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, weakness,...
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5. Drug interactions
Drug interactions can decrease the effectiveness of Mepatyl, or increase the effect of unwanted effects. Tell your doctor about all other medicines you are taking. Do not stop, start, or change the dose of any medicine without your doctor's consent without your doctor's consent.
6. How to tướng store Mepatyl
Store Mepatyl at room temperature, protected from light and away from moisture. Do not store Mepatyl in a humid place or in the freezer. Different medicines will have different storage methods, ví read the Mepatyl storage instructions on the package carefully, or ask your pharmacist. Keep Mepatyl out of the reach of children and family pets.
In summary, Mepatyl drug is effective in the treatment of infections of the outer ear, also known as otitis externa. However, Mepatyl can cause some unwanted effects and drug interactions, ví tell your doctor what medications you are taking to tướng reduce the risk of side effects and increase effectiveness. for the treatment.
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