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Triple Antibiotic by Taro Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc.

Medically reviewed on June 11, 2018

Dosage form: ointment
Ingredients: Bacitracin Zinc 400[iU] in 1g, Neomycin Sulfate 3.5mg in 1g, Polymyxin B Sulfate 5000[iU] in 1g
Labeler: Taro Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc.
NDC Code: 51672-2016

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Triple Antibiotic

Drug Facts

Active ingredients (in each gram)Purpose
Bacitracin zinc USP 400 unitsFirst aid antibiotic
Neomycin sulfate USP 3.5 mgFirst aid antibiotic
Polymyxin B sulfate USP 5,000 unitsFirst aid antibiotic

Uses

first aid to help prevent infection in minor:

  • cuts
  • scrapes
  • burns

Warnings

For external use only.

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

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

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • condition persists or gets worse
  • you need to use longer than 1 week
  • 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.

Directions
  • clean the affected area and dry thoroughly
  • 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 covered with a sterile bandage

Other information
  • store at 20° to 25°C (68° to 77°F)
  • see carton or tube crimp for lot number and expiration date

Inactive ingredient

white petrolatum

Questions?

Call 1-866-923-4914

Distributed by:
Taro Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc.
Hawthorne, NY 10532

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 28.4 g Tube Carton

Triple Antibiotic
Ointment

Original Strength

Bacitracin Zinc USP • Neomycin Sulfate USP • Polymyxin B Sulfate USP

First Aid Antibiotic Ointment

NET WT 1 oz (28.4 g)

TRIPLE ANTIBIOTIC 
bacitracin zinc, neomycin sulfate, and polymyxin b sulfate ointment
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:51672-2016
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Bacitracin Zinc (Bacitracin) Bacitracin400 [iU]  in 1 g
Neomycin Sulfate (Neomycin) Neomycin3.5 mg  in 1 g
Polymyxin B Sulfate (Polymyxin B) Polymyxin B5000 [iU]  in 1 g
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
petrolatum 
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:51672-2016-11 TUBE in 1 CARTON
114.2 g in 1 TUBE
2NDC:51672-2016-21 TUBE in 1 CARTON
228.4 g in 1 TUBE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH FINALpart333B12/14/1995
Labeler - Taro Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc. (145186370)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Taro Pharmaceuticals Inc.206263295MANUFACTURE(51672-2016)

 
Taro Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc.

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