(triethanolamine polypeptide oleate-condensate)
This product contains dry natural rubber
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CERUMENEX Eardrops contain triethanolamine Polypeptide Oleate-Condensate (10%). Inactive Ingredients: Chlorobutanol 0.5%, Propylene Glycol and Water. Triethanolamine Polypeptide Oleate is a hygroscopic-miscible solution with low surface tension and optimal viscosity of 50-90 cps. It also has a slightly acid pH range (5.0-6.0) to approximate the surface of a normal ear canal.
What are the precautions when taking triethanolamine polypeptide (Cerumenex)?
Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients (such as natural rubber/latex found in the packaging of some brands), which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.
If you have any of the following health problems, consult your doctor or pharmacist before using this product: other ear problems (e.g., ear drainage, infection, pain, rash, swelling, injury, hole/perforation in the eardrum), dizziness, history of skin reactions or allergies.
During pregnancy, this medication should be used only when clearly needed. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.
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Last reviewed on RxList: 4/27/2009
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