Acetic acid Pharmacology

Acetic acid

About Acetic acid
Antibacterial agent
Mechanism of Action of Acetic acid
It works by stopping the growth of bacteria and fungus
Pharmacokinets of Acetic acid
Onset of Action for Acetic acid
Duration of Action for Acetic acid
Half Life of Acetic acid
Side Effects of Acetic acid
1.Stinging or Burning
2.Local irritation
3.Difficulty breathing
4.Allergic reactions
Contra-indications of Acetic acid
Hypersensitivity to the drug
Special Precautions while taking Acetic acid
Transient stinging or burning
Pregnancy Related Information
Use with caution
Old Age Related Information
Use with caution
Breast Feeding Related Information
Children Related Information
Use with caution
Indications for Acetic acid
Outer ear infection
Interactions for Acetic acid
Typical Dosage for Acetic acid
Clean the area first. Applied directly into the ear, or using a cotton wick. Insert a wick of cotton saturated with Acetic Acid Otic Solution into the ear canal; the wick may also be saturated after insertion.. The usual dose is 5 drops of acetic acid used 3 or 4 times daily

In pediatric patients: 3 to 4 drops may be sufficient due to the smaller capacity of the ear canal

Schedule of Acetic acid
Storage Requirements for Acetic acid
Store at 20?-25?C (68?-77?F) away from light and moisture. Keep container tightly closed. Keep out of the reach of children
Effects of Missed Dosage of Acetic acid
Effects of Overdose of Acetic acid

Home Delivery for Acetic acid in Your City

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However, we do publish a comprehensive directory of Pharmacies, Chemists and Druggists in cities all over India. You can use this directory to find the medicine stores in your city (or area) that provide home delivery services for acetic acid and other medicines and health products. Home delivery services for acetic acid may be free or they may cost you depending on the pharmacy and the minimum order requirements. It would be best to get this clarified while placing the order.

Please be aware that you should take acetic acid only if a doctor has recommended or prescribed it. Some or all pharmacies who provide a home delivery service for medicines might insist on a prescription for acetic acid before they complete the sale. You can get this information while placing the order for acetic acid with the pharmacy.

Acetic acid is a generic medicine name and there are several brands available for it. Some of the brands for acetic acid might be better known than acetic acid itself. If the pharmacy that's willing to deliver medicines to your home doesn't have acetic acid in stock, you can ask for one of the branded alternatives for acetic acid.