POLYTRIM Rx

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POLYTRIM

Ocular infections
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Generic Name and Formulations:

Trimethoprim (as sulfate) 1 mg, polymyxin B sulfate 10000 Units/mL; oph. soln; contains benzalkonium chloride.

Company:

Allergan

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Indications for POLYTRIM:

Susceptible surface ocular bacterial infections.

Adults and Children:

<2 months: not recommended. ≥2 months: 1 drop every 3 hours for 7–10 days; max 6 doses/day.

Contraindications:

Ophthalmia neonatorum.

Warnings/Precautions:

Discontinue if sensitivity or superinfection occurs. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers.

Pharmacological Class:

Folic acid inhibitor + antibiotic.

Adverse Reactions:

Local irritation or discomfort, superinfection.

How Supplied:

Soln—10 mL

POLYTRIM 10ml of 10000units/1mg/ml eye droppers (Qty:1)

appx. price $81.00