An acute inflammation, which occurs due to that a negative pressure builds up in the middle ear. This occurs when there is a change in surrounding atmospheric pressure, e.g. in the cabin of an aircraft, particularly when descending. The characteristics of Barotitisare pain and temporary hearing impairment in the affected ear. Occasionally there may be vertigo and a hearing impairment of a more permanent nature. With OTOVENT® , equalizing the pressure is easy.
The incidence of developing Barotitis is approximately 10% amongst adults and 20% in children. In a study published in 2004 it was established that 14% of 188 passengers experienced symptoms of Barotitis . This was reduced to 6% following inflation withOTOVENT®.
How to use Otovent?
No pain when Flying
No pain when Diving
Easy and safe to use
Drug free therapy
Effective and proven treatment
Frequent treatment can be referred as "Fun" by children