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Triple Antibiotic by Cardinal Health

Medically reviewed on March 9, 2018

Dosage form: ointment
Ingredients: NEOMYCIN SULFATE 3.5mg, POLYMYXIN B SULFATE 5000[USP'U], BACITRACIN ZINC 400[USP'U]
Labeler: Cardinal Health
NDC Code: 55154-0156

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Triple Antibiotic Ointment

Active ingredient

In each Gram:

Neomycin Sulfate (equivalent to 3.5 mg neomycin base)

Polymyxin B Sulfate (equal to 5,000 polymyxin B units)

Bacitracin Zinc (equal to 400 bacitracin units)

Purpose

Antibiotic

Keep Out of Reach of Children

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

Uses

First aid to help prevent infection in minor cuts, scrapes and burns

Warnings

For external use only. This package is intended for institutional use only.

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

Ask a doctor before use in case of deep or puncture wounds, animal bites or serious burns.

When using this product do not use longer than 1 week unless directed by a doctor.

Stop use and ask a doctor if the condition persists or gets worse or if a rash or other allergic reaction develops.

Directions

Clean the affected area, apply a small amount of this product (an amount equal to the surface area of the tip of a finger) on the area 1 to 3 times daily, may be coved with a sterile bandage

Inactive ingredients

White petrolatum

Storage

Store at Room Temperature

E. FOUGERA & CO.

a division of Nycomed US Inc.,

MELVILLE, NEW YORK 11747

Questions or comments? call toll free 1-800-645-9833

Repackaged by Cardinal Health

Zanesville, OH 43701

Principal Display Panel

Triple Antibiotic Ointment

Neomycin and Polymyxin B Sulfates

and Bacitracin Zinc Ointment USP

First Aid Antibiotic

6-Foilpacs Net Wt. 0.9 G (1/32 Oz)

TRIPLE ANTIBIOTIC 
neomycin, polymyxin b sulfates, bacitracin ointment
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:55154-0156(NDC:0168-0012)
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
NEOMYCIN SULFATE (NEOMYCIN) NEOMYCIN3.5 mg
POLYMYXIN B SULFATE (POLYMYXIN B) POLYMYXIN B5000 [USP'U]
BACITRACIN ZINC (BACITRACIN) BACITRACIN400 [USP'U]
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
PETROLATUM 
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:55154-0156-56 PACKET in 1 BLISTER PACK
11 OINTMENT in 1 PACKET
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart333B06/06/2011
Labeler - Cardinal Health (188557102)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Cardinal Health188557102REPACK(55154-0156)

 
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