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   Bacitracin-Polymyxin-Neosp HC

Bacitracin-Polymyxin-Neosp HC
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This medication is used to treat skin infections. This product contains neomycin, bacitracin, and polymyxin, antibiotics that work by stopping the growth of bacteria. It also contains hydrocortisone, an anti-inflammatory corticosteroid that works by reducing swelling and itching.This medication treats only bacterial skin infections. It will not work for other types of skin infections (e.g., infections caused by fungi, viruses). Unnecessary use or misuse of any antibiotic can lead to its decreased effectiveness.

 
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Bacitracin-Polymyxin-Neosp HC

Uses
This medication is used to treat skin infections. This product contains neomycin, bacitracin, and polymyxin, antibiotics that work by stopping the growth of bacteria. It also contains hydrocortisone, an anti-inflammatory corticosteroid that works by reducing swelling and itching.This medication treats only bacterial skin infections. It will not work for other types of skin infections (e.g., infections caused by fungi, viruses). Unnecessary use or misuse of any antibiotic can lead to its decreased effectiveness.
Notes
  • Do not share this medication with others.This medication has been prescribed for your current condition only.
  • Do not use it later for another infection unless told to do so by your doctor.
  • A different medication may be necessary in that case.

Storage
  • Store at room temperature between 59-86 degrees F (15-30 degrees C) away from heat with the cap tightly closed.
  • Keep all medicines away from children and pets.

Overdose
  • Symptoms of overdose may include: hearing problems, change in the amount of urine.

How To Use
  • This medication is for use on the skin only.
  • Wash your hands before using.
  • Clean and dry the affected area as directed.
  • Then apply a small amount of medication in a thin layer on the skin and rub in gently, usually 2 to 4 times a day or as directed by your doctor.
  • Wash your hands after use, unless you are using this product to treat the hands.Do not bandage, cover, or wrap the treated area unless you are instructed to do so by your doctor.
  • If you are using this medication on a child's diaper area, do not use tight-fitting diapers or plastic pants.Do not use large amounts of this medication or apply this more often or for a longer period than directed.
  • Your condition will not clear faster, but the risk of side effects may be increased.
  • This product is not recommended for use over a wide area of the body.
  • Do not use this product for longer than 1 week unless directed by your doctor.Avoid getting this medication in your eyes or inside the mouth.
  • If this occurs, wipe off the medication and rinse thoroughly with water.
  • Do not use inside the nose unless directed by your doctor.Use this medication regularly in order to get the most benefit from it.
  • To help you remember, use it at the same times each day.Inform your doctor if your condition does not improve after 1 week.

Side Effects
  • Burning, redness, irritation, or dryness of the skin may occur.
  • If any of these effects persist or worsen, notify your doctor or pharmacist promptly.Remember that your doctor has prescribed this medication because he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects.
  • Many people using this medication do not have serious side effects.Tell your doctor immediately if any of these unlikely but serious side effects occur: stretch marks, skin thinning/discoloration, acne, extreme/unwanted hair growth, "hair bumps" (folliculitis).Rarely, use of this medication for prolonged or repeated periods may result in other types of skin infections (e.g., fungal or other bacterial infections).
  • Contact your doctor if you notice any unusual skin symptoms or if your condition does not improve.A very serious allergic reaction to this drug is rare.
  • However, seek immediate medical attention if you notice any of the following symptoms of a serious allergic reaction: rash, itching, swelling, severe dizziness, trouble breathing.If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.

Precautions
  • Before using this product, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to neomycin, bacitracin, polymyxin, or hydrocortisone; or to aminoglycoside antibiotics (e.g., gentamicin, tobramycin); or to other corticosteroids (e.g., dexamethasone, prednisone); or if you have any other allergies.This medication should not be used to treat an infection in the outer ear canal if the eardrum is torn (perforated).Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: poor blood circulation, a weakened immune system.Though very unlikely, it is possible this medication will be absorbed into your bloodstream.
  • This may have undesirable effects that may require additional corticosteroid treatment.
  • Children and those using this medication for an extended time over most of the skin may be at higher risk, especially if they also have serious medical problems such as severe infections, injuries, or surgeries.
  • This precaution applies for up to 1 year after stopping use of this drug.
  • Tell your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur: vision problems, persistent headache, increased thirst/urination, unusual weakness, sudden weight loss, dizziness.
  • Consult your doctor or pharmacist for more details, and tell them that you use (or have used) this medication.Caution is advised when using this drug in children.
  • Children may be more sensitive to the effects of large amounts of steroids.
  • Though it is unlikely to occur with corticosteroids applied to the skin, this medication may affect growth in children if used for long periods.
  • Monitor your child's height and rate of growth from time to time.During pregnancy, this medication should be used only when clearly needed.
  • Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.It is not known if this medication passes into breast milk.
  • Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.

Missed Dose
  • If you miss a dose, apply the medication as soon as you remember.
  • If it is near the time of the next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule.
  • Do not double the dose to catch up.

Drug Interactions
  • Your doctor or pharmacist may already be aware of any possible drug interactions and may be monitoring you for them.
  • Do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any medicine before checking with them first.Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist of all prescription and nonprescription/herbal products you may use, especially of: aminoglycoside antibiotics (e.g., amikacin, gentamicin, tobramycin), corticosteroids taken by mouth (e.g., prednisone).

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