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TRIPLE ANTIBIOTIC by Major Pharmaceuticals

Medically reviewed on November 15, 2017

Dosage form: ointment
Ingredients: BACITRACIN ZINC 400[iU] in 1g, NEOMYCIN SULFATE 3.5 mg in 1g, POLYMYXIN B SULFATE 5000[iU] in 1g
Labeler: Major Pharmaceuticals
NDC Code: 0904-0734

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Triple Antibiotic Ointment (Bacitracin Zinc, Neomycin Sulfate, Polymyxin B Sulfate)

Drug Facts

Active ingredients (in each gram)

Bacitracin zinc, USP 400 units
Neomycin 3.5 mg
Polymyxin B sulfate, USP 5,000 units

Purpose

First aid antibiotic

Uses

First aid to help prevent infection in

  • minor cuts 
  • scrapes 
  • burns

Warnings

For external use only

Allergy alert:
  • do not use if allergic to any of the ingredients

Do not use
  • 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

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

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.

Directions
  • clean 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 covered with a sterile bandage

Other information
  • Store at controlled room temperature 59°-86°F (15°-30°C). Protect from freezing.
  • Before using any medication, read all label directions. Keep carton, it contains important information.

Inactive ingredient

white petrolatum

Questions?

1-800-432-8534 between 9 am and 4 pm EST, Monday–Friday.

Principal Display Panel

MAJOR®

Protection Against Infection

NDC 0904-0734-36

ORIGINAL STRENGTH
TRIPLE ANTIBIOTIC OINTMENT
Bacitracin Zinc–Neomycin Sulfate–Polymyxin B Sulfate
FIRST AID ANTIBIOTIC

Compare to the Active Ingredients in Neosporin®*  
NET WT 1/2 OZ (14 g)

TRIPLE ANTIBIOTIC 
bacitracin zinc neomycin sulfate polymyxin b sulfate ointment
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:0904-0734
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:0904-0734-361 TUBE in 1 CARTON
114 g in 1 TUBE
2NDC:0904-0734-311 TUBE in 1 CARTON
228 g in 1 TUBE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH FINALpart333B06/01/2011
Labeler - Major Pharmaceuticals (191427277)
Registrant - Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc. (001627975)

 
Major Pharmaceuticals

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