Neomycin Oral Tablet 500Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Neomycin: Oral tablet (500mg)

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Neomycin Sulf 500mg Tab
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: 93  |  1177
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Neomycin Sulf 500mg Tab
Hi-Tech Pharmacal Company Inc
Pill Identification: P-T  |  500

What is this Medicine?

NEOMYCIN (nee oh MYE sin) is an aminoglycoside antibiotic. It is used to treat or prevent certain kinds of bacterial infections. It is also used to treat hepatic coma. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.

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Neomycin Sulfate 500mg Tablet

NDC: 000931177
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Hepatic Encephalopathy, Bowel Preparation

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Infectious Diarrhea

Storage Information
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Neomycin Sulfate 500mg Tablet
Drug Image file DrugItem_2080.JPG
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: 93  |  1177
Shape: round
Color: white
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class D - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in pregnant women have demonstrated a risk to the fetus. However, the benefits of therapy may outweigh the potential risk. For example, the drug may be acceptable if needed in a life-threatening situation or serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective.

SECOND Trimester

Class D - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in pregnant women have demonstrated a risk to the fetus. However, the benefits of therapy may outweigh the potential risk. For example, the drug may be acceptable if needed in a life-threatening situation or serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective.

THIRD Trimester

Class D - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in pregnant women have demonstrated a risk to the fetus. However, the benefits of therapy may outweigh the potential risk. For example, the drug may be acceptable if needed in a life-threatening situation or serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective.

Lactation

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


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