What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering Octigen Otic Solution to Children or the Elderly?

If you are PREGNANT

  • Requires a Risk/Benefit Assessment:
  • FDA C (unknown human fetal risk; assess risk/benefit):
  • FDA B (no known animal fetal risk. Unknown human fetal risk):

If you are NURSING


If you are an adult over 60

Giving Octigen Otic Solution to a child under 12

  • Management or Monitoring Precaution: Potential for ototoxicity. Avoid use in children with tympanostomy tubes or a perforated tympanic membrane.

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