Neosporin Side Effects
Generic name: bacitracin / neomycin / polymyxin b topical
Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Dec 11, 2022.
Note: This document contains side effect information about bacitracin / neomycin / polymyxin b topical. Some dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Neosporin.
Applies to bacitracin / neomycin / polymyxin b topical: topical ointment.
Serious side effects of Neosporin
Along with its needed effects, bacitracin / 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 bacitracin / neomycin / polymyxin b topical:
- Itching, skin rash, redness, swelling, or other sign of irritation not present before use of this medicine
- Any loss of hearing
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