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equaline triple antibiotic

Dosage form: ointment
Ingredients: Bacitracin zinc 400[iU] in 1g, Neomycin sulfate 3.5mg in 1g, Polymyxin B sulfate 5000[iU] in 1g
Labeler: Supervalu Inc
NDC Code: 41163-016

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triple antibiotic

Drug Facts

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


first aid to help prevent infection in

  • minor cuts
  • scrapes
  • burns


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
  • longer than 1 week

Ask a doctor before use

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

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • condition persists or gets worse
  • a 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 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 controlled room temperature
  • see carton or tube crimp for lot number and expiration date

Inactive ingredients

white petrolatum

Distributed by
Albertsons, Inc.
Boise, Idaho 83726



compare to Neosporin®
active ingredients*

first aid antibiotic
triple antibiotic ointment

polymyxin B sulfate • bacitracin zinc
neomycin sulfate

NET WT 0.5 OZ (14.2 g)

bacitracin zinc, neomycin sulfate, and polymyxin b sulfate ointment
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:41163-016
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
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:41163-016-011 TUBE in 1 CARTON
114.2 g in 1 TUBE
2NDC:41163-016-021 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 - Supervalu Inc (006961411)
Registrant - Taro Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc. (145186370)
Taro Pharmaceuticals Inc.206263295MANUFACTURE(41163-016)

Supervalu Inc

Medically reviewed on Mar 6, 2018

Further information

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