Double Antibiotic/Corticosteroid Ophthalmic Ointment 0.1-0.35-10000U Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Double Antibiotic/Corticosteroid: Ophthalmic ointment (0.1-0.35-10000U)

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Neo/Poly B/Dex Ophth Oint
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Neo/Poly B/Dex Ophth Oint

What is this Medicine?

Dexamethasone; Neomycin; Polymyxin B (dex a METH a sone; nee oh MYE sin; pol i MIX in B) is a combination of a steroid and antibiotics. It helps to reduce swelling, redness, and itching of the eye. It also is used to treat eye infections.

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*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
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Neomycin Sulfate/Polymyxin B Sulfate/Dexamethasone Ophthalmic Ointment

NDC: 242080795
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Uveitis, Corneal Abrasion, Ocular Inflammation, Bacterial Conjunctivitis

Storage Information
Store at room temperature (between 59 to 86 degrees F)
Store in original container
Neomycin Sulfate/Polymyxin B Sulfate/Dexamethasone Ophthalmic Ointment

Reported Side Effects for Neomycin Sulfate/Polymyxin B Sulfate/Dexamethasone Ophthalmic Ointment

High Eye Blood Pressure Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Itchy Eyes Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Eye Irritation Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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