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Cortavance (Hydrocortisone Aceponate) - 0.584mg/mL (76mL)

Cortavance (Hydrocortisone Aceponate) - 0.584mg/mL (76mL)

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What is Cortavance (Hydrocortisone Aceponate) Used For?

Cortavance (Hydrocortisone Aceponate) is a medication used to treat a wide variety of ear conditions. The solution has antibacterial and antifungal properties that interfere with cell wall production to destroy sensitive cells and prevent the spread of infection to allow the animal`s immune system to destroy it naturally. Hydrocortisone Aceponate, the active ingredient, is a corticosteroid suppresses immune system responses responsible for causing swelling, pain, and irritation comforting the ear during treatment. It is commonly used to treat otitis externa or yeast infections.

Cortavance (Hydrocortisone Aceponate) Dosage and Administration

Cortavance (Hydrocortisone Aceponate) should only be used as instructed and prescribed by your veterinarian or pharmacist. Do not alter the dosage unless specifically instructed to do so by either of the above. Dosage and usage often depend on the severity of the condition, as well as the animal`s medical history and current health condition.

Before administering the doses, use a water based ear cleanser to clean excess wax and discharge from the ear to be treated. Insert the soft applicator into the ear slightly and depress the pump to administer the solution. Massage the dog`s ear canal for one minute to work the medicine into the inner ear and aid its absorption. Allow the dog to shake its head to remove excess medication from the ear. Never insert the applicator deep into the ear as this may damage the ear canal. It is also suggested to take the doses at the same time each day to get the most efficient results by keeping a constant level of medicine in the system at all times.

It is suggested to bring your pet in for regular check-ups while using the medication to ensure it is having the correct results. This will allow the animal`s condition and response to treatment to be observed so the necessary changes can be made to treatment. These may include change the dosage or frequency of application until the best results occur. If you have any questions about the medicine, ask your pharmacist or veterinarian to make sure you are using it correctly.

Cortavance (Hydrocortisone Aceponate) Side Effects

Side effects that may occur include:

  • Redness or irritation of the ear canal
  • Dry or flaking skin surrounding the ear
  • Dizziness or unsteadiness in the pet
  • Difficulty hearing

Cortavance (Hydrocortisone Aceponate) Warnings and Precautions

Do not begin using Cortavance (Hydrocortisone Aceponate) if the animal is allergic to antibiotic medications, has had a bad reaction to similar treatments, or has a perforated ear drum.

You are recommended to bring the dog in for a health check prior to beginning application to make sure it does not have any conditions that may cause complications with treatment. These can require reduced dosages or application frequency to prevent potential problems from occurring.

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