click here for details           Neosporin  (U.S.N.L.M.)
Dosing/ 1 or 2 drops every 2 to 4 hours x 10 days depending on severity.
Chem Specs Neomycin Sulfate, Polymyxin B Sulfates and Gramicidin
Quantities 10ml
Cost 25.00 generic
Class Aminoglycoside and polypeptide antibiotics.
Action Neomycin, an aminoglycoside, inhibits bacterial cell synthesis.
Polymyxin B and Gramicidin increase bacterial cell membrane permeability.
Activity Active against Staph aureus, streptococci including Streptococcus pneumoniae,
Haemophilus influenzae, Neisseria species, and Pseudomonas aeruginosa.
Usage Indicated for superficial conjunctivitis, keratitis and
keratoconjunctivitis, blepharitis and blepharoconjunctivitis.
High incidence (10%) of type 4 delayed hypersensitivity reaction.
Contraindications Hypersensitivity to any of its components.
Pediatric use Safety and effectiveness in children not established.
Pregnancy Category C
Consider Polytrim, tobramycin or Besivance to avoid Neomycin allergy.