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Medications for Blepharitis

About Blepharitis:  An inflammation of the lash follicles at the eyelid margins due to excess growth in lash follicles of bacteria normally present on the skin.

Drugs Used to Treat Blepharitis

The following list of medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of this condition.

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Blephamide C N Add review
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Generic name: prednisolone / sulfacetamide sodium ophthalmic

Drug class: ophthalmic steroids with anti-infectives

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Generic name: dexamethasone / neomycin / polymyxin b ophthalmic

Drug class: ophthalmic steroids with anti-infectives

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Neo-Poly-Dex C N 1 review
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Generic name: dexamethasone / neomycin / polymyxin b ophthalmic

Drug class: ophthalmic steroids with anti-infectives

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dexamethasone / neomycin / polymyxin b C N 2 reviews
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Generic name: dexamethasone / neomycin / polymyxin b ophthalmic

Brand names:  Maxitrol, Neo-Poly-Dex, NPD Ophthalmic Ointment, Poly-Dex, Ocu-Trol …show all

Drug class: ophthalmic steroids with anti-infectives

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prednisolone / sulfacetamide sodium C N Add review
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Generic name: prednisolone / sulfacetamide sodium ophthalmic

Brand names:  Blephamide, Blephamide S.O.P., Vasocidin

Drug class: ophthalmic steroids with anti-infectives

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Generic name: bacitracin / polymyxin b ophthalmic

Brand names:  AK-Poly-Bac, Polycin

Drug class: ophthalmic anti-infectives

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Pred-G S.O.P. C N Add review
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Generic name: gentamicin / prednisolone ophthalmic

Drug class: ophthalmic steroids with anti-infectives

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AK-Poly-Bac C N Add review
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Generic name: bacitracin / polymyxin b ophthalmic

Drug class: ophthalmic anti-infectives

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bacitracin / neomycin / polymyxin b C N Add review
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Generic name: bacitracin / neomycin / polymyxin b ophthalmic

Brand names:  Neo-Polycin, Neocidin

Drug class: ophthalmic anti-infectives

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Cortisporin Ophthalmic Suspension C N Add review
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Generic name: hydrocortisone / neomycin / polymyxin b ophthalmic

Drug class: ophthalmic steroids with anti-infectives

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hydrocortisone / neomycin / polymyxin b C N Add review
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Generic name: hydrocortisone / neomycin / polymyxin b ophthalmic

Brand name:  Cortisporin Ophthalmic Suspension

Drug class: ophthalmic steroids with anti-infectives

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Blephamide S.O.P. C N Add review
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Generic name: prednisolone / sulfacetamide sodium ophthalmic

Drug class: ophthalmic steroids with anti-infectives

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gentamicin / prednisolone C N Add review
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Generic name: gentamicin / prednisolone ophthalmic

Brand names:  Pred-G S.O.P., Pred-G

Drug class: ophthalmic steroids with anti-infectives

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Generic name: prednisolone / sulfacetamide sodium ophthalmic

Drug class: ophthalmic steroids with anti-infectives

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NPD Ophthalmic Ointment C N Add review
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Generic name: dexamethasone / neomycin / polymyxin b ophthalmic

Drug class: ophthalmic steroids with anti-infectives

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Poly-Dex C N Add review
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Generic name: dexamethasone / neomycin / polymyxin b ophthalmic

Drug class: ophthalmic steroids with anti-infectives

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Pred-G C N Add review
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Generic name: gentamicin / prednisolone ophthalmic

Drug class: ophthalmic steroids with anti-infectives

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Neo-Polycin C N Add review
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Generic name: bacitracin / neomycin / polymyxin b ophthalmic

Drug class: ophthalmic anti-infectives

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Neocidin C N Add review
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Generic name: bacitracin / neomycin / polymyxin b ophthalmic

Drug class: ophthalmic anti-infectives

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Ocu-Trol C N Add review
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Generic name: dexamethasone / neomycin / polymyxin b ophthalmic

Drug class: ophthalmic steroids with anti-infectives

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Polycin C N Add review
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Generic name: bacitracin / polymyxin b ophthalmic

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Learn more about Blepharitis

IBM Watson Micromedex

Symptoms and treatments

Mayo Clinic Reference

ICD-10 CM Clinical Codes (External)

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Rx Prescription Only
OTC Over the Counter
Rx/OTC Prescription or Over the Counter
Off Label This medication may not be approved by the FDA for the treatment of this condition.
Pregnancy Category
A Adequate and well-controlled studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
B Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
C Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use in pregnant women despite potential risks.
D There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use in pregnant women despite potential risks.
X Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
N FDA has not classified the drug.
Controlled Substances Act (CSA) Schedule
N Is not subject to the Controlled Substances Act.
1 Has a high potential for abuse. Has no currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. There is a lack of accepted safety for use under medical supervision.
2 Has a high potential for abuse. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States or a currently accepted medical use with severe restrictions. Abuse may lead to severe psychological or physical dependence.
3 Has a potential for abuse less than those in schedules 1 and 2. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to moderate or low physical dependence or high psychological dependence.
4 Has a low potential for abuse relative to those in schedule 3. It has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to those in schedule 3.
5 Has a low potential for abuse relative to those in schedule 4. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to those in schedule 4.
Alcohol
X Interacts with Alcohol.

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