Neomycin and dexamethasone (eye, ear or nasal drops)
Form of administration: Solution
Why is the drug here:
A solution that can be used as nasal, eye or ear drops. The uniqueness is the treatment as nasal drops.
Purpose of treatment:
For the treatment of local inflammation accompanied by a secondary bacterial infection.
Practically, the solution (in the form of giving drops) is not a first line treatment for ears or eyes.
But in babies that have a cold, the drug has a place as nasal drops even though they have the potential to relieve.
Ingredients: Two components - an antibiotic called neomycin and a steroid called dexamethasone.
How to use:
1-2 drops per nostril / each eye / each ear, twice a day. The duration of treatment is limited for a few days.
An almost unique product as nose drops.
Do not treat over the limited number of days as recommended by your doctor. Do not treat in case of ruptured eardrum or in the presence of ventilation tubes . In cases of known hearing problems (especially hearing disorders of neurological origin) treatment should be avoided.