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Medically reviewed on June 18, 2018

Dosage form: powder
Ingredients: Polymyxin B Sulfate 10000[USP'U] in 1g, Bacitracin Zinc 500[USP'U] in 1g
Labeler: Johnson & Johnson Consumer Products Company, Division of Johnson & Johnson Consumer Companies, Inc.
NDC Code: 58232-4033

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Bacitracin Zinc • Polymyxin B Sulfate
First Aid Antibiotic Powder

Drug Facts

Active ingredients (in each gram)Purpose
Bacitracin 500 unitsFirst aid antibiotic
Polymyxin B 10,000 unitsFirst aid antibiotic


first aid to help prevent infection in minor:

  • cuts
  • scrapes
  • burns


For external use only.

Do not use
  • if you are allergic to any of the ingredients
  • in the eyes
  • over large areas of the body

Ask a doctor before use if you have
  • deep or puncture wounds
  • animal bites
  • serious burns

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • you need to use longer than 1 week
  • condition persists or gets worse
  • rash or other allergic reaction develops

Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

  • clean the affected area
  • apply a light dusting of the powder on the area 1 to 3 times daily
  • may be covered with a sterile bandage

Other information
  • store at 20° to 25°C (68° to 77° F)
  • do not refrigerate

Inactive ingredient

lactose base


call 1-800-223-0182




First Aid Antibiotic Powder

Helps prevent infection in minor cuts, scrapes, and burns

NET WT 0.35 oz (10g)

polymyxin b sulfate and bacitracin zinc powder
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:58232-4033
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Polymyxin B Sulfate (Polymyxin B) Polymyxin B Sulfate10000 [USP'U]  in 1 g
Bacitracin Zinc (Bacitracin) Bacitracin Zinc500 [USP'U]  in 1 g
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:58232-4033-11 BOTTLE (BOTTLE) in 1 CARTON
110 g in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH FINALpart33306/14/2010
Labeler - Johnson & Johnson Consumer Products Company, Division of Johnson & Johnson Consumer Companies, Inc. (830803164)

Johnson & Johnson Consumer Products Company, Division of Johnson & Johnson Consumer Companies, Inc.

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