Boric Acid

Indications
Ophthalmic
As a mild antiseptic for inflamed eyelids
Adult: As 10% ophthalmic ointment: Apply onto the lower eyelid 1-2 times daily.
Topical/Cutaneous
Skin protectant
Adult: As 5% ointment: Apply to affected area 3-4 times daily.
Topical/Cutaneous
Superficial fungal infections
Adult: As 0.5-5% ointment: Apply a thin layer to affected area bid.
Contraindications
Children <2 yr.
Warnings / Precautions
Should not be used for self-medication of jock itch for longer than 2 wk and athlete's foot or ringworm for longer than 4 wk Do not use in conjunction with ophthalmic solutions containing polyvinyl alcohol.
Adverse Reactions
Vomiting and diarrhoea; abdominal pain; erythematous rash; stimulation or depression of the CNS. Burning or sticky sensation, irritation, hypersensitivity reactions. May elevate LFTs.
Drug Interactions
May increase riboflavin excretion.
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Mechanism of Actions
Boric acid has weak bacteriostatic and fungistatic properties. It is used for ophthalmic irrigation to cleanse, refresh and soothe irritated eyes; for removal of loose foreign material, air pollutants or chlorinated water.
Absorption: Absorbed from the GI tract, damaged skin, wounds and mucous membranes.
Excretion: Majority of a dose is excreted renally within 96 hr of ingestion.
ATC Classification
S02AA03 - boric acid ; Belongs to the class of antiinfectives used in the treatment of ear infections.
Available As
  • Boric Acid –
  • Borax 0.05%
  • Borax 0.05% w/v
  • Borax 0.06%
  • Borax 0.15%
  • Boric Acid 0.183 gm
  • Boric Acid 0.19%
  • Borax 0.19%
  • Borax 0.19% w/v
  • Boric Acid 0.19% w/v
  • Boric Acid 0.2%
  • Borax 0.2%
  • Borax 0.2% w/v
  • Boric Acid 0.25% w/v
  • Boric Acid 0.3%
  • Boric Acid 1%
  • Boric Acid 1% w/v
  • Boric Acid 1% w/w
  • Boric Acid 1.00% w/w
  • Boric Acid 1.1%
  • Boric Acid 1.1% w/v
  • Boric Acid 1.2%
  • Boric Acid 1.2% w/v
  • Boric Acid 1.25%
  • Boric Acid 1.25% w/v
  • Boric Acid 1.5%
  • Boric Acid 1.5% w/v
  • Boric Acid 1.8%
  • Boric Acid 1.8% w/v
  • Boric Acid 1.9%
  • Boric Acid 1.9% w/v
  • Boric Acid 10%
  • Borax 12% w/w
  • Borex 12% w/w
  • Boric Acid 12.40 mg
  • Boric Acid 15 mg
  • Boric Acid 2 mg
  • Boric Acid 2%
  • Boric Acid 2% w/v
  • Boric Acid 3 mg
  • Boric Acid 3%
  • Boric Acid 3% w/w
  • Boric Acid 4 gm
  • Boric Acid 5%
  • Boric Acid 5% w/w
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    Boric Acid Containing Brands

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    Brand Name Manufacturer Unit/Price Package unit/Price Constituents/Unit
    Drop Allerol
    Biomedica International 1 ml
    ₹ 1.95
    10 ml
    ₹ 19.50
  • More Information Boric Acid 1.25%
  • More Information Chlorpheniramine Maleate 0.01%
  • More Information Sodium Citrate 0.05%
  • More Information Zinc Sulphate 0.12%
  • More Information Naphazoline 0.056%
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    Cream Boro Pink (Skin) (20 gm)
    V.S. Healthcare Limited. 1 gm
    ₹ 0.60
    20 gm
    ₹ 12.00
  • More Information Glycerin 5% w/w
  • More Information Boric Acid 1% w/w
  • More Information Zinc Oxide 2% w/w
  • More Information Propyl Paraben 0.03% w/w
  • More Information Methylparaben 0.12% w/w
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    GumPaint Castellants (Mouth/Throat) (20 ml)
    Pasteur Laboratories Pvt Ltd 1 ml
    ₹ 1.56
    20 ml
    ₹ 31.25
  • More Information Alcohol 10% v/v
  • More Information Resorcinol 10% w/v
  • More Information Carbolic Acid 5% w/v
  • More Information Boric Acid 1% w/v
  • More Information Acetone 5% w/v
  • More Information Fuchsine B.P.C 1% w/v
  • More Information Phenyl Mercuric Nitrate 0.1% v/v
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    Drop Coscare (10 ml)
    Cosmopack Pvt Ltd 1 ml
    ₹ 1.50
    10 ml
    ₹ 15.00
  • More Information Boric Acid 2% w/v
  • More Information Borax 0.2% w/v
  • More Information Menthol 0.005% w/v
  • More Information Zinc Sulphate 0.0004% w/v
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    Drop Coldtaur (Eye)
    Taurus Laboratories Pvt. Ltd. 1 ml
    ₹ 1.49
    10 ml
    ₹ 14.90
  • More Information Boric Acid 2%
  • More Information Sodium Borate 0.5%
  • More Information Chlorbutol 0.65%
  • More Information Glycerin 2%
  • More Information Zinc Sulphate 0.1 w/v
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    Drop Fista (Eye)
    Laborate Pharmaceuticals India Ltd. 1 ml
    ₹ 1.60
    10 ml
    ₹ 16.00
  • More Information Sodium Chloride 0.05% w/v
  • More Information Boric Acid 0.25% w/v
  • More Information Chlorpheniramine Maleate 0.1% w/v
  • More Information Zinc Sulphate 0.12% w/v
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    Drop I Top (Eye) (10 ml)
    Ind-Swift Limited 1 ml
    ₹ 1.40
    10 ml
    ₹ 14.00
  • More Information Boric Acid 1.25%
  • More Information Chlorpheniramine Maleate 0.01%
  • More Information Zinc Sulphate 0.12%
  • More Information Naphazoline 0.056%
  • More Information Sodium Chloride 0.05%
  • More Information Chlorbutol 0.35%
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    Cream No Itching (Skin) (15 gm)
    Gujarat Pharmalab Pvt. Ltd. 1 gm
    ₹ 1.33
    15 gm
    ₹ 20.00
  • More Information Boric Acid 1.00% w/w
  • More Information Menthol 1.00% w/w
  • More Information Zinc Oxide 5.00% w/w
  • More Information Ichthammol 0.20% w/w
  • More Information Clotrimazole IP 0.50% w/w
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    Drop Paristin M (10 ml)
    Biomedica International 1 ml
    ₹ 1.95
    10 ml
    ₹ 19.50
  • More Information Sulphacetamide Sodium 20%
  • More Information Chlorpheniramine Maleate 0.1%
  • More Information Boric Acid 1.8%
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    Drop Paristin Z (10 ml)
    Biomedica International 1 ml
    ₹ 1.95
    10 ml
    ₹ 19.50
  • More Information Zinc Sulphate 0.1%
  • More Information Boric Acid 1.5%
  • More Information Sulphacetamide Sodium 12.5%
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