Otinova® ear spray – treats ear canal inflammation (otitis externa)

Otinova® ear spray is a self-care medical device that has documented effect, is simple to use and easy to carry with you.

What does Otinova® contain?

Otinova contains aluminium acetate, aluminium acetotartrate, acetic acid and water. It has pH 3-4. (Burow’s solution)

Volume 15 ml = 150 doses of spray.

Shelf-life: 6 months after opening. Unopened bottle 3 years from manufacturing date. Store in room temperature.

How does Otinova® work?

Otinova® acts locally and has an anti-bacterial and anti-fungal effect. Otinova® is astringent and relieves itching. The antimicrobial and the clinical effects are scientifically and clinically documented (ref. 1-5).

What does it mean that Otinova® can be purchased without prescription?

You do not have to see a doctor to get a medical prescription. Otinova® ear spray is an over-the-counter medical device product that is registered for the treatment of otitis externa/ ear canal inflammation. Otinova® is a unique self-care product and can be purchased at your local pharmacy or online.

To be aware of with Otinova® ear spray - instructions for use

Place the tip of the nozzle into your ear canal and press the pump down 1–2 times. Most people feel the relieving effect after 1-3 days. Consult your doctor if there is little or no improvement in your symptoms after this time.

Do not use Otinova® for a continuous period of more than 7 days. Children under 5 years of age should not use Otinova® without a doctor’s recommendation.

The product should not be used if the eardrum is perforated or if it has been fitted with a drainage tube.

Possible side effects
This product may cause a slight temporary irritation or a burning sensation in the ear canal.  Salt precipitation in, and dehydration of, the ear canal may occur with overdosing and/or long term use.

Read the Package Insert Leaflet for more information.

 

Dosage instructions

Spray 1–2 times in the ear canal, morning and evening. Tilt the head for a minute or two after spraying so that the fluid flows down into the ear canal. Wipe away any excess fluid. Do not use Otinova® for a continuous period of more than 7 days. Click here for Package Insert Leaflet.

Instructional video

If you need any help concerning the use Otinova®, please watch our instructional video. It comes subtitled in 7 different languages.

You can access the instructional video here.

 

  • instruction-icon-1 Easy to useThe spray function and conical nozzle head make Otinova® easy to apply. Spray 1–2 times in the ear canal, morning and evening. Tilt the head after spraying so that the fluid flows down into the ear canal.
  • instruction-icon-2 Scientifically and clinically documented effectThe antimicrobial and clinical effects of Otinova® are scientifically and clinically documented (ref 1-5). Otinova® is locally astringent, relieves itching and has an anti-bacterial and anti-fungal effect.
  • instruction-icon-3 Free of antibiotics and steroidsOtinova® is free of antibiotics and does not contribute to antibiotic resistance. Otinova® ear spray is a unique self-care medical device for treatment of external otitis. It is also free of steroids.

Otinova® can be purchased at pharmacies, specialty resellers and online (varies between countries).