Active Ingredient(s): Bacitracin + Polymyxin B
Category: Antibiotics

Ak-Poly-Bac Overview

Bacitracin[1] is a mixture of related cyclic peptides produced by organisms of the licheniformis group of Bacillus subtilis var Tracy, first isolated in 1945. These peptides disrupt Gram-positive bacteria by interfering with cell wall and peptidoglycan synthesis. Bacitracin is primarily used as a topical preparation, as it can cause kidney damage when used internally. Antibiotics such as bacitracin have been shown to act as dermatological irritants and may slow healing in othe...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Bacitracin + Polymyxin B
  • Aerosol: 10,000 units/gm + 2,000,000 units/gm
  • Ointment: 500 units/gm + 10,000 units/gm, 500unit/g + 10000unit/g, 500unit/g + 1000unit/g
  • Powder: 500unit/g + 10000unit/g
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Ak-Poly-Bac: (4 results)

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  • 17478-238 Ak-poly-bac Ophthalmic Ointment by Akorn, Inc.
  • 50090-0447 Ak-poly-bac Ophthalmic Ointment by A-s Medication Solutions
  • 54569-3570 Ak-poly-bac Ophthalmic Ointment by A-s Medication Solutions LLC
  • 61919-989 Ak-poly-bac Ophthalmic Ointment by Direct Rx

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