Name: Acetasol HC
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If OVERDOSE is suspected
If you think there has been an overdose, call your poison control center or get medical care right away. Be ready to tell or show what was taken, how much, and when it happened.
How do I store and/or throw out Acetasol HC?
- Store at room temperature.
- Keep lid tightly closed.
- Keep all drugs in a safe place. Keep all drugs out of the reach of children and pets.
- Check with your pharmacist about how to throw out unused drugs.
Transient stinging or burning may be noted occasionally when the solution is first instilled into the acutely inflamed ear.
Safety and effectiveness in pediatric patients below the age of 3 years have not been established.
Acetasol HC Drug Class
Acetasol HC is part of the drug classes:
Corticosteroids acting locally
Corticosteroids for local oral treatment
Corticosteroids, weak group I
Corticosteroids, weak, other combinations
Corticosteroids/antiinfectives/mydriatics in combination
Although there is no specific information comparing the use of otic corticosteroids in the elderly with use in other age groups, they are not expected to cause different side effects or problems in older people than they do in younger adults.
Certain medicines should not be used at or around the time of eating food or eating certain types of food since interactions may occur. Using alcohol or tobacco with certain medicines may also cause interactions to occur. Discuss with your healthcare professional the use of your medicine with food, alcohol, or tobacco.
The dose of this medicine will be different for different patients. Follow your doctor's orders or the directions on the label. The following information includes only the average doses of this medicine. If your dose is different, do not change it unless your doctor tells you to do so.
The amount of medicine that you take depends on the strength of the medicine. Also, the number of doses you take each day, the time allowed between doses, and the length of time you take the medicine depend on the medical problem for which you are using the medicine.
For hydrocortisone and acetic acid
- For ear drops dosage form:
- For ear infections:
- Adults and children over 3 years of age—Use 3 to 5 drops in the affected ear every four to six hours for the first twenty-four hours, then 5 drops three to four times daily.
- Children under 3 years of age—Use and dose must be determined by your doctor.
- For ear infections: