Hydrocortisone / Acetic Acid Side Effects
What should I watch for?
Tell your doctor or health care professional if your ear infection does not get better in a few days. If a rash or allergic reaction occurs, stop using this product right away and contact your doctor or health care professional.
It is important that you keep the infected ear(s) clean and dry. When bathing, try not to get the infected ear(s) wet. Do not go swimming unless your doctor or health care professional has told you otherwise.
To prevent the spread of infection, do not share ear products or share towels and washcloths with anyone else.
Common and Rare Side Effects
Along with its needed effects, a medicine may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.
Some side effects may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:
stinging, itching, irritation, or burning of the ear
There have not been any other side effects reported with this medicine. However, if you notice any other effects, check with your doctor.