Neomycin

Category: Antibiotics



Neomycin Overview

Neomycin is an aminoglycoside antibiotic found in many topical medications such as creams, ointments, and eyedrops. Neomycin belongs to aminoglycoside class of antibiotics that contain two or more amino sugars connected by glycosidic bonds. The discovery of neomycin dates back to 1949. It was patented in 1950 and approved for medical use in 1952.[1] Contents 1 Medical uses 1.1 Spectrum 2 Side effects 3 Molecular biology 4 Biosynthetic pathway 5 Composition 6 History 7 D...

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NEOMYCIN AND POLYMYXIN

EAR DROPS ## can using these ear drops cause fluid on the inner ear or dizziness, as I have had this in the past. (Meneire's Disease) ## can you use neomycin and polymyxin b sulfates and gramicidin ophthalmic solution usp for ear drops? my daughter has tubes and her ears a draining i was wondering if i could use that for ear drops. ## The instructions on my neomycin-polymyxin said nothing about shaking the bottle first. I am on it for 7 days, and am on day 3 of using it without shaking it. Will it still be effective? (I've been battling my ear infection for a very long time too, just like everyone else in this chat.) :P ## Ear drops and eye drops can both be used in the ear, according to what my cardiologist has told me, since eye drops are sterile. However, you cannot use ear d...

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lobet cream

I M Using Lobet Gm Cream After That Getting More Pimple Pls Suggest Me Weather To Use ## Hi, Susheela! What are you trying to use it to treat? Lobate-GM cream contains the active ingredients Neomycin, Miconazole and Clobetasol, so it's an antibacterial and antifungal medication. Depending on the inactive ingredients, it may clog pores and cause acne as a side effect. Did your doctor tell you to use it? ## Never Apply ..it is very strong steroid ..it will destroy your skin..

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Neomycin and Polymyxin B Sulfates and Hydrocortisone Otic Suspension USP

ear drops ## I have been using this meds to clear up a slight ear infection and I now notice that my tongue is a bit sensitive and mt taste is not what ir was. Can this med cause this? ## on my first day of using neomycin dexamethason hydrocortisone ear drops,at the end of the day, my gums feels sensitive, now when i woke up this morning, it is including my neck,, and there is tinging in my right ear where i am putting the medicine,, should i discontinue now? i am uncomfortable . ## Hello, The only side effect I've read about that is similar to what you are both experiencing (Paul and Teresa) is inflammation around the mouth, and possible swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue. Therefore, what you are both experiencing could be a side effect, or a possible allergic reaction. I...

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is ercefuryl a diarrhea stopper like immodium or only an antibiotic?

I have occasional IBS, also diverticulitis. Is there a gentle diarrhea stopper I can use while I am travrlling for a couple of weeks other than immodium ## Jm. Ercefuryl is an intestinal antiseptic not an antibiotic. It is safe to use and has no harmful side effects. .It is highly effective against intestinal bacterial infections. The other highly effective medication is neomycin which is an antibiotic and you would need a doctor's prescription. .

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Treda

what is yellow pill only says TREDA ## This is a tablet from Mexico that contains the antibiotic Neomycin, it is used to treat various types of bacterial infections. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, diarrhea, and non-allergic skin rash. Is there anything else I can help with?

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ear infection drops question about Neomycin & Polymyxin B Sulfates & Hydrocortisone Otic Liquid Solution

I went to a clinic this past wednesday & had a massive ball of wax removed from my right ear & the pain in my right ear has subsided. Now my left ear feels like its full, clogged & hurts on & off since wednesday but 2 doctors in that clinic assured me there's no wax in my left ear BUT that my left middle inner ear has "supposed" fluid in it that needs to dry OUT. So I was prescribed amoxicillin 2x a day for 10 days & prednisone 40mg a day for 4 days ((to dry out my left ear, which steroid makes no sense to dry my ear out anyway??)). Well amoxicillin I am fine with but the prednisone left me with the worst acid reflux (since I'm an acid reflux sufferer), awful hives from head to toe, & was shaking horrificly like a leaf because I took prednisone fo...

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ear infection drops

can I use neomycin-polymyxin in an month old? ## Hello, Linda! How are you? When it comes to a child that young, you shouldn't give them anything, without their doctor's approval. If it has been prescribed for them, please follow the provided dosing instructions. The FDA lists the typical side effects of these drops as possibly including ear redness, irritation and the ear feeling clogged. Is there anything else I can help with? ## Is it okay to use these ear drops on a 7month old baby? They seem to make my son in more pain, and I'm worried it will damage his hearing.

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Neomycin ear drops causing burning sensation

Does this medicine go to the back of the throat? I put four drops in my ear and it burned my sinuses and the back of my throat. ## Hello, Gwen! How are you? Has there been any change? Are you on any other medications? No, medications placed in your ear should not cause such issues with your nose and throat. The FDA lists the typical side effects as normally being limited to the ear and possibly including topical redness, itching, a feeling of fullness, and drainage. Sometimes, something may hit a certain nerve in your ear and make you cough, but that is usually the extent of it.

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Expired Neomycin Polymyxin Hydrocortisone otic suspension put in eye by mistake

Neomycin, Polymyxin b sulfate and Hydrocortisone otic suspension (exp 4/2008) was used in my eye in error. Will it be ok without having to see a doctor? ## Since this is not a sterile solution, like it would be for the eye, it would be best to have it checked out, just to be sure. The FDA warns that it could cause an eye infection, irritation, or redness. Has there been any change? Did you experience any adverse effects?

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super painful ear infection

I have swimmers ear and to make it better i have a bottle of neomycin and polymyxin b sulfates and hydrocortosone otic solution usp. I used it a couple times made my ear feel really clogged and over all just worse. My worry is that the liquids just being trapped in there and im adding more just making it worse anyone used this before and know?? Please help had the infection since sunday night ## Hello, Kylie! How are you? I've had swimmer's ear and used these drops. That feeling is normal, when you use them, because in order to reach the infected part of the ear, you have to fill the ear canal with them. According to the FDA, for the best effectiveness, you should keep your head tilted to the side for 5 minutes, before straightening it and allowing the ear to drain. However no, ...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Neomycin
  • Cream: 0.5%
  • Solution: 87.5mg/5ml
  • Tablet: 350mg, 500mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Neomycin: (7 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0093-1177 Neomycin Sulfate 500 mg (Neomycin 350 mg) Oral Tablet by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0498-0730 Neomycin 3.5 mg/g Topical Ointment by North Safety Products
  • 0904-5941 Neomycin Sulfate 500 mg (Neomycin 350 mg) Oral Tablet by Major Pharmaceuticals
  • 39822-0310 Neomycin Sulfate 500 mg (Neomycin 350 mg) Oral Tablet by X-gen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 50383-565 Neomycin Sulfate 500 mg (Neomycin 350 mg) Oral Tablet by Hi Tech Pharmacal Co Inc
  • 51991-738 Neomycin Sulfate 500 mg (Neomycin 350 mg) Oral Tablet by Breckenridge Pharmaceutical, Inc.
  • 60429-239 Neomycin Sulfate 500 mg (Neomycin 350 mg) Oral Tablet by Golden State Medical Supply, Inc.

Other drugs which contain Neomycin or a similar ingredient: (55 results)

Related Neomycin Topics:

NEOMYCIN AND POLYMYXIN
EAR DROPS ## can using these ear drops cause fluid on the inner ear or dizziness, as I have had this in the past. (Menei... 5 replies
Neomycin and Polymyxin B Sulfates and Hydrocortisone Otic Suspension USP
ear drops ## I have been using this meds to clear up a slight ear infection and I now notice that my tongue is a bit sen... 4 replies
neomycin polymyxin b sulfates hydrocortisone
Have been taking these ear drops for 3 days now. My tongue is numb, my chest is tight, and it's hard to breath. Feel... 2 replies
Neomycin ear drops causing burning sensation
Does this medicine go to the back of the throat? I put four drops in my ear and it burned my sinuses and the back of my ... 1 reply
Expired Neomycin Polymyxin Hydrocortisone otic suspension put in eye by mistake
Neomycin, Polymyxin b sulfate and Hydrocortisone otic suspension (exp 4/2008) was used in my eye in error. Will it be ok... 1 reply
Bacitracin Zinc-Neomycin Sulfate-Polymyxin B Sulfate Ointment
## Bacitracin zinc ointment is used to treat pink eye???? ## This is an over the counter antibiotic ointment used to tre... 2 replies
ear infection drops question about Neomycin & Polymyxin B Sulfates & Hydrocortisone Otic Liquid Solution
I went to a clinic this past wednesday & had a massive ball of wax removed from my right ear & the pain in my ri... 18 replies
modified iowa city lotion/ 1/2%hc, 1/2%neomycin
This is a lotion for one afflicted with epidermolysis bullosa simplex-kobner. The ingredients are 1/2%HC, 1/2%NEO. I wou... 1 reply
if i m allergic to sulfasalazine and smz tmp can take neomycin
if i'm allergic to sulfasalazine and smz-tmp can i take neomycin. I have a total colectomy scheduled for Monday Dec ... 1 reply
neomycin/polymyxn/hc susp
suspension ## can a diabetic use this in a ear with out a reaction. ## Are these ear drops? I had them to use last year ... 2 replies




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