Ocu-Cort Side Effects
Generic name: bacitracin / hydrocortisone / neomycin / polymyxin b ophthalmic
Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Aug 30, 2020.
Note: This document contains side effect information about bacitracin / hydrocortisone / neomycin / polymyxin b ophthalmic. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Ocu-Cort.
For the Consumer
What are some side effects that I need to call my doctor about right away?
- Change in eyesight, eye pain, or very bad eye irritation.
What are some other side effects of this drug?
- Eye irritation.
For Healthcare Professionals
Adverse reactions have occurred with this combination of drugs which can be attributed to the corticosteroid component, the anti-infective component, or the combination; the exact incidence is unknown.[Ref]
Frequency not reported: Conjunctival erythema, itching, swelling, fungal infection of cornea, viral infection of cornea
Frequency not reported: Irritation[Ref]
Frequency not reported: Secondary infection developed[Ref]
1. "Product Information. Cortisporin (bacitracin/HC/neomycin/polymyxin B ophthalmic)." Monarch Pharmaceuticals Inc, Bristol, TN.
More about Ocu-Cort (bacitracin / hydrocortisone / neomycin / polymyxin b ophthalmic)
- During Pregnancy
- Dosage Information
- Drug Interactions
- Drug class: ophthalmic steroids with anti-infectives
- Other brands
- Neo-Polycin HC
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Some side effects may not be reported. You may report them to the FDA.