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Myciguent Side Effects

Generic Name: neomycin topical

Note: This document contains side effect information about neomycin topical. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Myciguent.

For the Consumer

Applies to neomycin topical: topical cream, topical ointment

Along with its needed effects, neomycin topical (the active ingredient contained in Myciguent) may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur while taking neomycin topical:

More Common

  • Itching, rash, redness, swelling, or other sign of skin irritation not present before use of this medicine


  • Any loss of hearing

For Healthcare Professionals

Applies to neomycin topical: topical cream, topical ointment


Frequency not reported: Itching, rash, swelling[Ref]


1. "Product Information. Myciguent (neomycin topical)." Pharmacia and Upjohn, Kalamazoo, MI.

2. Cerner Multum, Inc "Malaysia product information." O 0 (2015):

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

Some side effects may not be reported. You may report them to the FDA.