BACITRACIN; NEOMYCIN; POLYMYXIN (bass i TRAY sin; nee oh MYE sin; pol i MIX in) is used to treat skin infections.
Neomycin, Polymyxin B, Bacitracin Zinc may be used for other purposes; ask your health care provider or pharmacist if you have questions
This medicine is for external use only. Do not take by mouth. Follow the directions on the prescription label. Wash hands before and after use. Apply a thin film of medicine to the affected area. Use your doses at regular intervals. Do not use your medicine more often than directed.
Talk to your pediatrician regarding the use of this medicine in children. Special care may be needed.
Overdosage: If you think you have taken too much of Neomycin, Polymyxin B, Bacitracin Zinc contact a poison control center or emergency room at once. NOTE: Neomycin, Polymyxin B, Bacitracin Zinc is only for you. Do not share Neomycin, Polymyxin B, Bacitracin Zinc with others.
If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you can. If it is almost time for your next dose, take only that dose. Do not take double or extra doses.
Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible:
-allergic reactions like skin rash, itching or hives, swelling of the face, lips, or tongue
-infection, redness, swelling of skin
This list may not describe all possible side effects for Neomycin, Polymyxin B, Bacitracin Zinc. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.Source: FDA
Interactions are not expected. Do not use any other skin products on the affected area without asking your doctor or health care professional.
They need to know if you have any of these conditions:
-an unusual or allergic reaction to this bacitracin, neomycin, polymyxin, other medicines, foods, dyes, or preservatives
-pregnant or trying to get pregnant
Tell your doctor or health care professional if your symptoms do not get better or if they get worse. Do not use longer than 7 days unless instructed by your doctor.
Keep out of the reach of children.
Store at room temperature between 20 and 25 degrees C (68 and 77 degrees F). Throw away any unused medicine after the expiration date.