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Neomycin / polymyxin b topical Side Effects

Applies to neomycin / polymyxin b topical: topical cream, topical powder

Along with its needed effects, neomycin / polymyxin b topical 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 / polymyxin b topical:

More Common

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


  • Loss of hearing

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.