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Myciguent Side Effects

Generic Name: neomycin topical

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

For the Consumer

Applies to neomycin topical: topical cream, topical ointment

In addition to its needed effects, some unwanted effects may be caused by neomycin topical (the active ingredient contained in Myciguent). 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 neomycin topical:

More common:
  • Itching, rash, redness, swelling, or other sign of skin irritation not present before use of this medicine
Rare
  • Any loss of hearing

For Healthcare Professionals

Applies to neomycin topical: topical cream, topical ointment

Dermatologic

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

References

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

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

Not all side effects for Myciguent 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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