Neocidin

Active Ingredient(s): Gramicidin + Neomycin + Polymyxin B
Category: Vision / Eye Health



Neocidin Overview

Polymyxin B is an antibiotic primarily used for resistant Gram-negative infections. It is derived from the bacterium Bacillus polymyxa. Polymyxin B is composed of a number of related compounds (see "Mixture composition"). It has a bactericidal action against almost all Gram-negative bacilli except the Proteus and Neisseria genera. Polymyxins bind to the cell membrane and alter its structure, making it more permeable. The resulting water uptake leads to cell death. Polymyxins are cationic, ...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Gramicidin + Neomycin + Polymyxin B
  • Solution: 0.025mg/ml + 1.75mg/ml + 10000unit/ml
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Neocidin: (2 results)

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  • 0904-3012 Neocidin Ophthalmic Ointment by Major Pharmaceuticals
  • 0904-3016 Neocidin Ophthalmic Solution/ Drops by Major Pharmaceuticals

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