Floxin otic

Administration

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Adult Dosing

Otitis Externa

  • 5 drops in affected ear BID x 7 days[1]
    • Safe with perforations

Pediatric Dosing

Otitis Externa

  • 6mo-13 yo: 5 drops in affected ear BQD x 7 days
  • >13 yo: 5 drops in affected ear BID x 7 days[1]

Special Populations

Pregnancy Rating

Lactation risk

Renal Dosing

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Hepatic Dosing

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Contraindications

  • Allergy to class/drug

Adverse Reactions

Serious

Common

Pharmacology

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Mechanism of Action

Comments

See Also

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Clinical Practice Guideline: Acute Otitis Externa Executive Summary. Otolaryngology -- Head and Neck Surgery 2014 150: 161 DOI: 10.1177/0194599813517659 PDF

Authors:

Ross Donaldson