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North Triple Antibiotic

Medically reviewed on December 20, 2017

Dosage form: ointment
Ingredients: BACITRACIN ZINC 400[iU] in 1g, POLYMYXIN B SULFATE 5000[iU] in 1g, NEOMYCIN SULFATE 3.5mg in 1g
Labeler: North Safety Products
NDC Code: 0498-0740

Disclaimer: Most OTC drugs are not reviewed and approved by FDA, however they may be marketed if they comply with applicable regulations and policies. FDA has not evaluated whether this product complies.

Triple Antibiotic Ointment

Active Ingredients (each gram contains)

Bacitracin zinc 400 units



Neomycin sulfate (5 mg equivalent to 3.5 mg Neomycin base)



Polymyxin B sulfate 5000 units

Purpose

First aid antibiotic

First aid antibiotic

First 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 or over large areas of the body
  • if you are allergic to any of the ingredients
  • longer than 1 week unless directed by a doctor

Ask a doctor before use if you have

  • a deep or puncture wounds, animal bites, or serious burns

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

Keep out of the reach of children

If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

Directions
  • clean the affected area
  • apply a small amount of the 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 15 o to 25 oC (59 o to 77 o F)
  • tamper evident sealed packets
  • may be covered with a sterile bandage

Inactive ingredient

petrolatum

Questions?

800-430-5490

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NORTH TRIPLE ANTIBIOTIC 
bacitracin zinc, polymyxin b sulfate, neomycin sulfate ointment
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:0498-0740
Route of AdministrationTOPICALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
BACITRACIN ZINC (BACITRACIN) BACITRACIN400 [iU]  in 1 g
POLYMYXIN B SULFATE (POLYMYXIN B) POLYMYXIN B5000 [iU]  in 1 g
NEOMYCIN SULFATE (NEOMYCIN) NEOMYCIN3.5 mg  in 1 g
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
PETROLATUM 
Product Characteristics
ColorwhiteScore    
ShapeSize
FlavorImprint Code
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:0498-0740-350.9 g in 1 PACKET
2NDC:0498-0740-02144 PACKET in 1 BOX, UNIT-DOSE
20.9 g in 1 PACKET
3NDC:0498-0740-0325 PACKET in 1 BOX, UNIT-DOSE
30.9 g in 1 PACKET
4NDC:0498-0740-011728 PACKET in 1 CARTON
40.9 g in 1 PACKET
5NDC:0498-0740-3220 PACKET in 1 BOX, UNIT-DOSE
50.9 g in 1 PACKET
6NDC:0498-0740-33100 PACKET in 1 BOX, UNIT-DOSE
60.9 g in 1 PACKET
7NDC:0498-0740-3410 PACKET in 1 BOX, UNIT-DOSE
70.9 g in 1 PACKET
8NDC:0498-0740-360.5 g in 1 PACKET
9NDC:0498-0740-37144 PACKET in 1 BOX, UNIT-DOSE
90.5 g in 1 PACKET
10NDC:0498-0740-3872 PACKET in 1 BOX, UNIT-DOSE
100.5 g in 1 PACKET
11NDC:0498-0740-39144 PACKET in 1 BOX
11NDC:0498-0740-360.5 g in 1 PACKET
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph finalpart333B03/07/2013
Labeler - North Safety Products (019777263)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
North Safety Products019777263manufacture(0498-0740)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Water-Jel Technologies155522589manufacture(0498-0740)

 
North Safety Products

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