Polymyxin B/Bacitracin Oph Oint Rx
Generic Name and Formulations:
Polymyxin B sulfate 10000 Units, bacitracin zinc 500 Units; per g.
Various generic manufacturers
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.
Local irritation, superinfection, sensitization. May retard corneal healing.
Formerly known under the brand name Polysporin.
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