Anandin Ear Drops
Composition and pharmacological properties.
Ear drops Anandin (Guttae auricularis Anandini) in 1 ml contain glucaminopropylcarbacridone (anandin) — 20 mg and gramicidin C-0.05 ml. Anandin ear drops belong to the pharmacotherapeutic group – antibacterial agents in combinations.
The active components included in the preparation provide its antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory effect in the lesion.
Gramicidin is an antibiotic for topical use, has a bacteriostatic effect, is active against streptococci, staphylococci, pathogens of anaerobic infections and a number of other, mainly Gram-positive, microorganisms. In high concentrations, it has a bactericidal effect, increases the permeability of the membrane of the microbial cell, which violates its stability and causes death. The antibiotic is slightly absorbed by the mucous membranes, which provides a local antimicrobial effect of the drug.
Glucaminopropylcarbacridone (Anandine) – belongs to the group of synthetic low-molecular cytokine inducers, stimulates the production of endogenous interferon, has immunomodulatory, anti-infectious, anti-inflammatory activity, helps to reduce inflammatory processes, heal damaged tissues, reduces itching. Anti-inflammatory activity is provided by increasing the functional activity of neutrophils, activating phagocytosis.
Indications for use.
They are intended for the treatment of acute and chronic inflammation of the external auditory canal (otitis externa) of bacterial etiology in dogs and cats.
Contraindication to the use of the drug is an increased individual sensitivity of the animal to the components of the drug. It is forbidden to use ear drops of Anandin for the treatment of otitis media with perforation of the eardrum.
Dosage and administration procedure.
The drug is used in dogs and cats by introducing it into the external auditory canal of the ear, instilling 2-4 drops two to three times a day. Treatment is carried out within 4-7 days before the clinical recovery of the animal. If necessary, the course of treatment is repeated. Before using the drug, in order to avoid contact of the cold solution with the ear of the animal, it is recommended to warm the bottle in the palms of your hands.
You should avoid skipping the next dose of the drug, as this can lead to a decrease in therapeutic effectiveness. If you miss one dose, you should resume the use of the drug as soon as possible, at the same dose and according to the same scheme.
Side effects and complications when using ear Drops of Anandin in accordance with this instruction, as a rule, are not observed. With increased individual sensitivity of the animal to the components of the drug and the appearance of allergic reactions, the use of ear Drops of Anandin is discontinued and, if necessary, antihistamines are prescribed to the animal.
Store the medicinal product in the closed packaging of the manufacturer in a place protected from direct sunlight, separate from food and feed, at a temperature from 0°C to 25°C. The shelf life of the drug under the conditions of storage in a closed package is 2 years from the date of production, after opening the bottle-30 days.