How to use Otex Olive Oil Ear Drops

  1. Simply tilt head and gently squeeze 2 to 3 drops into the ear without touching the ear with the end of the dropper.

           
  2. Leave for a few minutes and then wipe surplus with tissue.

           
  3. Repeat once or twice daily, if necessary, up to 14 days while symptoms clear.

           
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Always read the pack label and leaflet before using any Otex product.

IMPORTANT The information on this website is intended for general guidance only. If you are concerned about the health of your ears or have a history of ear problems always ask your doctor, pharmacist or nurse for advice.

Frequently asked questions

There are no specific restrictions to using the ear drops during pregnancy or breast-feeding. Olive Oil has been in widespread use in this way for many years without reports of problems. However, safety trials have not been conducted.

No, it is inadvisable to use any ear drops where there is any history of ear problems unless under close medical supervision.

Otex Olive Oil is suitable for use by children. A doctor should be consulted before use in a child to confirm that problem ear wax is present.

If you are using a hearing aid then you should not use Otex Olive Oil. It is advisable to seek expert medical advice if you have a history of any other ear problems.

No, Otex Olive Oil has not been tested on animals.

No, olive oil (pressed from olives) is the only ingredient.

The ear drops comprise of olive oil which is not derived from any nut.

This refers to the virgin olive oil, which meets a special quality standard intended for medicinal use, known as EP grade.

Simply tilt head and gently squeeze 2 to 3 drops into the ear without touching the ear with the end of the dropper. Leave for a few minutes and then wipe surplus with tissue. Repeat once or twice daily, if necessary, up to 14 days while symptoms clear.
Do not use Otex Olive Oil Ear Drops if: Please refer to section 2 of the Patient Information Leaflet.

Natural olive oil gently softens and helps remove hardened ear wax.

Otex Olive Oil contains EP grade Virgin Olive Oil.

Up to 14 days while symptoms clear.