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food interaction for NEOSPORIN H

alcohol interaction for NEOSPORIN H

pregnancy interaction for NEOSPORIN H

lactation interaction for NEOSPORIN H

medicine interaction for NEOSPORIN H

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
medicine
No interaction found
No interaction found
Neosporin h ointment may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Neosporin h ointment is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
SAFE
No interaction found

SALT INFORMATION FOR NEOSPORIN H

Bacitracin Topical(400 u)

Uses

Bacitracin Topical is used in the treatment of bacterial infections of urinary tract

How it works

Bacitracin topical stops the growth of bacteria that cause infections.

Common side effects

Skin rash, Retching, Allergic reaction, Stomach pain, Itching, Inflammation of a vein
Hydrocortisone Topical(10 mg)

Uses

Hydrocortisone Topical is used in the treatment of allergic disorders, asthma, skin disorders and eye disorders.

How it works

Hydrocortisone belongs to the class of medications called as corticosteroids. It works by preventing release of certain chemicals from the immune cells responsible for causing dryness, itching, oozing, and crusting of skin, thereby relieving the swelling and irritation associated with various skin disorders.

Common side effects

Skin thinning, Acne, Changes in skin color, Electrolyte imbalance, Stretch marks, Muscle disorders, Altered bone growth, Skin scar, Condition worsened, Redistribution/accumulation of body fat, Allergy, Bone degradation, Itching, Dry skin, Behavioural changes, Burning sensation, Increased blood pressure, Increased glucose level in blood, Cataract, Increased risk of infection
Neomycin Topical(3400 u)

Uses

Neomycin Topical is used in the treatment of bacterial infections

How it works

Neomycin topical is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting synthesis of essential proteins, required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.

Common side effects

Allergic reaction, Itching, Skin redness, Eye infection, Skin rash, Fever

COMMON DOSAGE FOR NEOSPORIN H OINTMENT

Patients taking NEOSPORIN H OINTMENT

  • 81%
    Once A Day
  • 5%
    Twice A Day
  • 3%
    Thrice A week
  • 3%
    Once A Week
  • 3%
    Alternate Day
  • 3%
    Four Times A Day
  • 3%
    Thrice A Day

SUBSTITUTES FOR NEOSPORIN H

No substitutes found

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Expert advice FOR NEOSPORIN H

Clean and dry the site of infection before applying bacitracin. 
Seek immediate medical attention if you develop any severe allergic reactions.
Do not use topical bacitracin for eyes, deep wounds, animal bites or severe burns.
Do not use bacitracin unnecessarily and avoid overuse.
Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
 

Frequently asked questions FOR NEOSPORIN H

Bacitracin Topical

Q.

Is bacitracin a sulfa drug?
No, Bacitracin is not a sulfa drug

Q.

Is bacitracin same as neosporin?
No, Neosporin is a combination of bacitracin, neomycin and polymixin B

Q.

Is bacitracin the same as bactrim?
No, they are different

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Q.

Is bacitracin safe for infants?
No, Bacitracin may not be safe for use in infants

Q.

Does bacitracin prevent scarring?
No, Bacitracin may not prevent scarring

Q.

Does bacitracin burn?
If applied in appropriate manner as prescribed it may not burn however in case of overdose/ hypersensitivity reaction, it may burn

Q.

Does bacitracin clog pores?
The contents of the ointment (wax) may cause clogging of pores

Q.

Does bacitracin treat MRSA?
For additional topical infections in MRSA, bacitracin could be used.

Hydrocortisone Topical

Q.

Is hydrocortisone topical safe?
Hydrocortisone topical is safe when used at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor

Q.

Is hydrocortisone topical good for ringworm, cold sores, haemorrhoids, scars or burns?
No. Hydrocortisone topical is contraindicated in any condition where the skin is infected or inflamed or has an open wound

Q.

Does hydrocortisone topical help in eczema, acne, hives, dry skin and thrush?
Hydrocortisone topical relieves the itching associated with eczema and local swelling and itching associated with hives. It should not be used in acne, dry skin and thrush.

Neomycin Topical

Q.

Does neomycin expire?
Yes. The expiry date is provided on the ointment tube

Q.

Does neomycin topical cover pseudomonas?
No, neomycin topical is not effective against pseudomonas

Q.

Does neomycin contain penicillin?
No, neomycin does not contain penicillin. It belongs to a group of drugs called aminoglycosides

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Q.

Does neomycin cause tinnitus?
Neomycin is known to cause damage to the ear. One of the symptoms of damage to ear is tinnitus.

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WHAT OUR USERS ARE SAYING ABOUT NEOSPORIN H OINTMENT

How effective is this medicine?

Effective
86%
Can't say
9%
Moderately effective
5%

Do you find this medicine expensive?

No
83%
Yes
17%

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Content on this page was last updated on 19 April, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)