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AK-Spore Side Effects

Generic Name: gramicidin / neomycin / polymyxin b ophthalmic

Note: This page contains information about the side effects of gramicidin / neomycin / polymyxin b ophthalmic. Some of the dosage forms included on this document may not apply to the brand name AK-Spore.

Applies to gramicidin / neomycin / polymyxin b ophthalmic: ophthalmic solution

In addition to its needed effects, some unwanted effects may be caused by gramicidin / neomycin / polymyxin b ophthalmic. In the event that any of these side effects do occur, they may require medical attention.

Major Side Effects

You should check with your doctor immediately if any of these side effects occur when taking gramicidin / neomycin / polymyxin b ophthalmic:

More common:
  • Itching, rash, redness, swelling, or other sign of irritation in or around the eye not present before use of this medicine

Minor Side Effects

Some of the side effects that can occur with gramicidin / neomycin / polymyxin b ophthalmic may not need medical attention. As your body adjusts to the medicine during treatment these side effects may go away. Your health care professional may also be able to tell you about ways to reduce or prevent some of these side effects. If any of the following side effects continue, are bothersome or if you have any questions about them, check with your health care professional:

Less common:
  • Burning or stinging sensation in the eye

Not all side effects for AK-Spore may be reported. You should always consult a doctor or healthcare professional for medical advice. Side effects can be reported to the FDA here.

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