What is Synotic?
Who is it for?
What are the benefits?
This topical medication is used in the treatment of certain inflammatory conditions of the ear. It contains the corticosteroid fluocinolone, an anti-inflammatory medication. It also includes DMSO, which enhances the absorption of the fluocinolone and has anti-inflammatory properties. Comes in a convenient dropper bottle.
How does Synotic work?
Is there a generic equivalent available?
How is it given?
Apply the prescribed amount in the ear and gently massage the ear to distribute the medication. Avoid contact with the eyes. Always follow the dosage instructions provided by your veterinarian. If you have difficulty giving the medication, contact your veterinarian.
Wear gloves when applying Synotic. Avoid contact with your bare skin. The DMSO is rapidly absorbed through the skin, enters the blood stream, and causes an unpleasant taste in the mouth for a short time. Avoid contact with the treated area until it has dried.
Do NOT give Synotic by mouth.
What results can I expect?
What form(s) does it come in?
Please click on "More Information" for possible drug and food interactions with this medication.