What is Hyland’s® Earache used for?
Hyland’s® Earache is commonly used for temporarily relieves the symptoms of fever, pain, throbbing, irritability and occasional sleeplessness associated with earaches after diagnosis by a physician. Relieves common pain and itching of “swimmer’s” ear.
How should I take Hyland’s® Earache?
This drug comes as tablet form. Drink it with a full glass of water. Ask your doctor for more information.
Wash your hands before and after use. Lie on your side with problem ear up. Put drops in ear without touching dropper to ear. Stay on side for 1 minute. Do not touch the container tip to the skin.
How do I store Hyland’s® Earache?
Hyland’s® Earache is best stored at room temperature away from direct light and moisture. To prevent drug damage, you should not store Hyland’s® Earache in the bathroom or the freezer. There may be different brands of Hyland’s® Earache that may have different storage needs. It is important to always check the product package for instructions on storage, or ask your pharmacist. For safety, you should keep all medicines away from children and pets.
You should not flush Hyland’s® Earache down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so. It is important to properly discard this product when it is expired or no longer needed. Consult your pharmacist for more details about how to safely discard your product.
Precautions & warnings
What should I know before using Hyland’s® Earache?
Before using this drug, tell your doctor if:
- You are pregnant or breastfeeding. This is because, while you are expecting or feeding a baby, you should only take medicines on the recommendation of a doctor.
- You are taking any other medicines. This includes any medicines you are taking which are available to buy without a prescription, such as herbal and complementary medicines.
- You have allergy with any of active or inactive ingredients of Hyland’s® Earache or other medications.
- You have any other illnesses, disorders, or medical conditions.
Is it safe during pregnancy or breastfeeding?
There isn’t enough information about the safety of using Hyland’s® Earache during pregnancy and breastfeeding. Please always consult with your doctor to weigh the potential benefits and risks before taking Hyland’s® Earache.
What side effects can occur from Hyland’s® Earache?
Consult a physician if:
- Symptoms persist for more than 48 hours
- Discharge from the ear is present
Not everyone experiences these side effects. There may be some side effects not listed above. If you have any concerns about a side-effect, please consult your doctor or pharmacist.
What drugs may interact with Hyland’s® Earache?
Hyland’s® Earache may interact with other drugs that you are currently taking, which can change how your drug works or increase your risk for serious side effects. To avoid any potential drug interactions, you should keep a list of all the drugs you are using (including prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs, and herbal products) and share it with your doctor and pharmacist. For your safety, do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any drugs without your doctor’s approval.
Does food or alcohol interact with Hyland’s® Earache?
Hyland’s® Earache may interact with food or alcohol by altering the way the drug works or increase the risk for serious side effects. Please discuss with your doctor or pharmacist any potential food or alcohol interactions before using this drug.
What health conditions may interact with Hyland’s® Earache?
Hyland’s® Earache may interact with your health condition. This interaction may worsen your health condition or alter the way the drug works. It is important to always let your doctor and pharmacist know all the health conditions you currently have.
The information provided is not a substitute for any medical advice. You should ALWAYS consult with your doctor or pharmacist before using Hyland’s® Earache.
What is the dose of Hyland’s® Earache for an adult?
Adults and children 2 years and up: Tilt head sideways and apply 3-4 drops into involved ear 4 times daily or as needed. Tilt ear upward for at least 2 minutes after application or gently place cotton in ear to keep drops in.
Adults and children 12 years and over: Dissolve 2-3 tablets under the tongue 3 times per day for 48 hours or until symptoms subside.
What is the dose of Hyland’s® Earache for a child?
Children 2 years and up: Tilt head sideways and apply 3-4 drops into involved ear 4 times daily or as needed. Tilt ear upward for at least 2 minutes after application or gently place cotton in ear to keep drops in.
Children 2 years to under 12 years: Dissolve 1-2 tablets under the tongue 3 times per day for 48 hours or until symptoms subside.
How is Hyland’s® Earache available?
Hyland’s® Earache is available in the following dosage forms and strengths:
- Ear drops
What should I do in case of an emergency or overdose?
In case of an emergency or an overdose, call your local emergency services or go to your nearest emergency room.
What should I do if I miss a dose?
If you miss a dose of Hyland’s® Earache, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take your regular dose as scheduled. Do not take a double dose.
Hello Health Group does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment.
Review Date: October 24, 2017 | Last Modified: December 19, 2019
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Hyland’s® Earache. http://www.hylands.com/products/hylands-earache-drops. Accessed October 24, 2017