Acarexx Otic Suspension
What is Acarexx Otic Suspension? A specially formulated ivermectrin treatment for ear mites in cats. ACAREXX is indicated for the treatment of adult ear mite (Otodectes cynotis) infestations in cats and kittens four weeks of age or older. Each dose of Acarexx Otic Suspension contains 2 ampules containing 0. 5 mL of 0. 01% ivermectin otic suspension.
What are the benefits of Acarexx Otic Suspension?
- Water base, nonoily formulation means less mess and better comfort.
- Easy, 1-step application means ear cleansing not necessary for efficacy.
- Contains no irritating solvents, which can cause hypersensitivity.
- FDA approved.
Formulated for: Acarexx Otic Suspension can be given to cats.
How is this medication given? Tear foil pouch at the notch to remove the two plastic ampules. Use one ampule per ear. Shake well before use. Snap off the cap of the ampule and place the tip into the external ear canal. Squeeze the entire contents of one ampule into the ear and massage the base of the ear to distribute the medication. Repeat the procedure in the other ear using the second ampule. In clinical field trials, ears were not cleaned and many animals still had debris in their ears at the end of the study. Cleaning the ears prior to administration of Acarexx is not necessary to provide effectiveness. Always follow the dosage instructions provided by your veterinarian. This medication should only be given to the pet for which it was prescribed. Talk to your veterinarian about what tests and exams may be necessary while your pet is taking Acarexx Otic Suspension. Also discuss how long the treatment period will be and what type of outcome is expected. You and your vet.
How does this medication work? This medication's active ingredients- Gentamicin, Betamethasone, and Clotrimazole provides antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, and antifungal activity to combat infections of the outer ear accompanied by inflammation..
What results can I expect? Decrease in adult ear mite infestations.
What form(s) does Acarexx Otic Suspension come in? Ampules.
Generic Name: Ivermectin Otic Suspension
Common Brand Name:Acarexx
Dose and Administration: Acarexx Otic Suspension is given in the ear. Follow your veterinarian’s exact instructions.