Triple Antibiotic Ophthalmic Ointment Side Effects
Generic Name: bacitracin / neomycin / polymyxin b ophthalmic
Note: This document contains side effect information about bacitracin / neomycin / polymyxin b ophthalmic. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Triple Antibiotic Ophthalmic Ointment.
For the Consumer
Applies to bacitracin/neomycin/polymyxin b ophthalmic: ophthalmic ointment
Along with its needed effects, bacitracin/neomycin/polymyxin b ophthalmic may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.
- Itching, rash, redness, swelling, or other sign of irritation not present before use of this medicine
After application, eye ointments usually cause your vision to blur for a few minutes.
For Healthcare Professionals
Local side effects have included irritation upon administration.[Ref]
1. "Product Information. Neosporin Ophthalmic Ointment Sterile (bacitracin/neomycin/polymyxin B ophthalmic)." Monarch Pharmaceuticals Inc, Bristol, TN.
Some side effects of Triple Antibiotic Ophthalmic Ointment may not be reported. Always consult your doctor or healthcare specialist for medical advice. You may also report side effects to the FDA.
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- Drug class: ophthalmic anti-infectives
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