- Anaesthetic-analgesic ear drops to reduce antibiotic consumption in children with acute otitis media: the CEDAR RCT. [Randomized Controlled Trial]Health Technol Assess. 2019 07; 23(34):1-48.HT
- CONCLUSIONS: This study suggests that reduced antibiotic use can be achieved in children with AOM by combining a no or delayed antibiotic prescribing strategy with anaesthetic-analgesic ear drops. Whether or not the active drops relieved ear pain was not established.
- Efficacy of Auralgan for treating ear pain in children with acute otitis media. [Randomized Controlled Trial]Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 1997 Jul; 151(7):675-8.AP
- CONCLUSIONS: In children with AOM-associated ear pain who are treated with acetaminophen, topically applied Auralgan appears likely to provide additional relief in varying degree within 30 minutes.