Ear Clear for Swimmers is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) acetic acid + isopropyl alcohol. On this page you will find out more about Ear Clear for Swimmers, including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)
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Active ingredient in this medicine: acetic acid + isopropyl alcohol
Information for medicine and pack size:
Ear Clear for Swimmers ear drops solution, 40 mL
Consumer Medicine Information leaflet:
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What this medicine is for
Dries and helps prevent swimmer's ear. Relieves/treats painful inflammation of swimmer's ear.
Table of characteristics
|Visual appearance||Clear, colourless liquid.|
|Dosage Form||Ear Drops, solution|
|Route of administration||Otic|
15mL: Not scheduled. Not considered by committee
30mL: Not scheduled. Not considered by committee
40mL: Not scheduled. Not considered by committee
There is one type of pack available.
Pack type 1
|Storage temperature||Store below 30 degrees Celsius|
|Storage conditions||No information available|
|Life time||18 Months|
We were unable to verify that this medicine is available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme). Please consult your pharmacist if you need further information
The PBS provides a list of government subsidised medicines available to be dispensed to patients. Further information can be found on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme website.
Is this medication banned in sport?
Check if you can use your medicine whilst playing sport. Search the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) database that provides information about the prohibited status of specific medications and/or the active ingredient based on the current World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Prohibited List.
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Parenting and Child Health - Health Topics - Infections in the ear canal (otitis externa or swimmer's ear)
Infections in the ear canal can happen when the lining of the canal is damp such as after spending a lot of time swimming or if it is scratched when something like a cotton bud is poked into the ear canal.
Read more on Women's and Children's Health Network website
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Review of ear health and hearing among Indigenous Australians Reviews Ear health (EarInfoNet) Other health conditions Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet
Read more on Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet website
The effects of antibiotics on toothache caused by inflammation or infection at the root of the tooth in adults | Cochrane
The effects of antibiotics on toothache caused by inflammation or infection at the root of the tooth in adults
Read more on Cochrane (Australasian Centre) website