Polymyxin B/Bacitracin Oph Oint Rx

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Polymyxin B/Bacitracin Oph Oint

Ocular infections
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Generic Name and Formulations:

Polymyxin B sulfate 10000 Units, bacitracin zinc 500 Units; per g.

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Indications for Polymyxin B/Bacitracin Oph Oint:

Susceptible infections of conjunctiva and cornea.

Adults and Children:

Apply every 3–4 hrs for 7–10 days.

Warnings/Precautions:

Pregnancy (Cat.C).

Pharmacological Class:

Antibiotics.

Adverse Reactions:

Local irritation, superinfection, sensitization. May retard corneal healing.

Note:

Formerly known under the brand name Polysporin.

How Supplied:

Oint—contact supplier