Neo-polycin Hc

  • Ocular allergy/inflammation

Neo-polycin Hc Generic Name & Formulations

General Description

Neomycin (as sulfate) 3.5mg, polymyxin B sulfate 10000 Units, bacitracin zinc 400 Units, hydrocortisone acetate 1%; per g; oph oint.

Pharmacological Class

Antibiotics + steroid.

How Supplied



Neo-polycin Hc Indications


Ocular inflammation associated with infection.

Neo-polycin Hc Dosage and Administration


Apply in the affected eye every 3–4 hours; max 8g per therapeutic course.


Not recommended.

Neo-polycin Hc Contraindications


Ocular fungal, viral or mycobacterial infections.

Neo-polycin Hc Boxed Warnings

Not Applicable

Neo-polycin Hc Warnings/Precautions


Do not inject into the eye. Corneal or scleral thinning. Glaucoma. Monitor IOP, and for secondary infections in prolonged use. Discontinue if sensitization reaction occurs. Reevaluate if no improvements after 2 days. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers: not recommended.

Neo-polycin Hc Pharmacokinetics

See Literature

Neo-polycin Hc Interactions

Neo-polycin Hc Adverse Reactions

Adverse Reactions

Local irritation, sensitization (itching, swelling, conjunctival erythema), masks infection, delays healing; in prolonged use: increased IOP, cataracts, corneal perforation, optic nerve damage.

Neo-polycin Hc Clinical Trials

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Neo-polycin Hc Note

Not Applicable

Neo-polycin Hc Patient Counseling

See Literature