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Hydrocortisone / neomycin / polymyxin b otic Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Hydrocortisone / neomycin / polymyxin b otic is also known as: AK-Spore HC Otic Suspension, Antibiotic Ear, Cort-Biotic, Cortatrigen, Cortatrigen Modified, Cortisporin Otic, Cortomycin, Drotic, Masporin Otic, Oti-Sone, Otimar, Otocort Sterile Solution, Otocort Sterile Suspension, Pediotic, UAD Otic

Hydrocortisone / neomycin / polymyxin b otic Pregnancy Warnings

Hydrocortisone/neomycin/polymyxin B otic has been assigned to pregnancy category C by the FDA. Animal studies have revealed evidence of teratogenicity from topically administered corticosteroids. There are no controlled data in human pregnancy. This drug is only recommended during pregnancy when benefit outweighs risk.

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Hydrocortisone / neomycin / polymyxin b otic Breastfeeding Warnings

There are no data on the excretion of hydrocortisone/neomycin/polymyxin B otic into human milk. Since orally administered corticosteroids appear in human milk and topically applied corticosteroids may be systemically absorbed, the manufacturer recommends caution when this drug is used by a nursing woman.

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References for pregnancy information

  1. "Product Information. Cortisporin Otic (hydrocortisone/neomycin/polymyxin B otic)" Monarch Pharmaceuticals Inc, Bristol, TN.

References for breastfeeding information

  1. "Product Information. Cortisporin Otic (hydrocortisone/neomycin/polymyxin B otic)" Monarch Pharmaceuticals Inc, Bristol, TN.

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