January 8, 2018

Drugs acting on the Ear

  Otitis Externa   CHLORAMPHENICOL: Indications: Bacterial infection in otitis externa. Contraindications: This product is contra-indicated in persons sensitive to any of its components and where […]
January 8, 2018

Drugs acting on the oropharynx

Drugs for oral ulceration and inflammation   LIDOCAINE: Indications: relief of pain in oral lesions. Otorhinolaryngology – Puncture of the maxillary sinus and minor surgical procedures […]
January 8, 2018

Emollient and barrier preparations

Emollient preparations   CETAPHIL MOISTURIZING: Indications: for dry skin conditions associated with Eczema and psoriasis. Contraindications: Hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients. Dose  and Administration: Apply […]
January 8, 2018

Drugs acting on the Nose

  Drugs used in nasal allergy Mild allergic rhinitis is controlled by antihistamines or topical nasal corticosteroids; systemic nasal decongestants are of doubtful value. Topical nasal […]
January 8, 2018

Miscellaneous ophthalmic preparations

    Tear deficiency, ocular lubricants, and astringents   Chronic soreness of the eyes associated with reduced or abnormal tear secretion (e.g. in Sjögren’s syndrome) often […]
January 7, 2018

Mydriatics and cycloplegics

    Antimuscarinics dilate the pupil and paralyse the ciliary muscle; they vary in potency and duration of action. Short-acting, relatively weak mydriatics, such as tropicamide […]
January 7, 2018

Anti-infective eye preparations

  Most acute superficial eye infections can be treated topically. Blepharitis and conjunctivitis are often caused by staphylococci; keratitis and endophthalmitis may be bacterial, viral, or […]
January 7, 2018

Treatment of glaucoma

  Glaucoma describes a group of disorders characterised by a loss of visual field associated with cupping of the optic disc and optic nerve damage. While […]
January 7, 2018

Local anaesthetics

  BENOXINATE HYDROCHLORIDE: Indications: Used in applanation tonometry and for the fitting of contact lenses. Contraindications: Caution should be observed when benoxinate hydrochloride is used in […]
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