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Brand name: Ear Clear for Swimmers TM

Active ingredients: acetic acid + isopropyl alcohol

What it is used for

Dries and helps prevent swimmer's ear. Relieves/treats painful inflammation of swimmer's ear.

How to take it

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.

  • The way to take this medicine: Otic
  • Store below 30 degrees Celsius
  • Lifetime is 18 Months.

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Visual appearance

Clear, colourless liquid.

Do I need a prescription?

We are unable to tell you if you need a prescription for this medicine. You can ask your pharmacist.This medicine is Not Scheduled.

Disclaimer

The information about this medicine comes from trusted sources.

  • Therapeutic Good's Administration (TGA)
  • Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS)
  • GuildLink
  • DrugBank

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