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Cortisporin Ophthalmic Suspension

Cortisporin Ophthalmic Suspension Patient Information Including Side Effects

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Generic Name: neomycin, polymyxin B, and hydrocortisone ophthalmic (Pronunciation: NEE oh MYE sin, POL ee MIX in, HYE droe KOR ti sone off THAL mik)

What is neomycin, polymyxin B and hydrocortisone ophthalmic ?

Neomycin and polymyxin B are antibiotics. They are used to treat bacterial infections.

Hydrocortisone is a steroid. It is used to treat the swelling associated with bacterial infections of the eye.

Neomycin, polymyxin B and hydrocortisone ophthalmic is used to treat bacterial infections of the eyes.

Neomycin, polymyxin B and hydrocortisone ophthalmic may also be used for purposes other than those listed in this medication guide.

HC-Neomycin-Polymyxin B Ophth Sus-FAL

What are the possible side effects of neomycin, polymyxin B and hydrocortisone ophthalmic ?

Serious side effects are not expected with this medication.

Some burning, stinging, irritation, itching, redness, blurred vision, eyelid itching, eyelid swelling, or sensitivity to light may occur.

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

Read the Cortisporin Ophthalmic Suspension (neomycin and polymyxin b sulfates and hydrocortisone opthalmic suspension) Side Effects Center for a complete guide to possible side effects

What is the most important information I should know about neomycin, polymyxin B and hydrocortisone ophthalmic ?

Contact your doctor if your symptoms begin to get worse or if you do not see any improvement in your condition after a few days.

Do not touch the dropper to any surface, including your eyes or hands. The dropper is sterile. If it becomes contaminated, it could cause an infection in your eye.

Apply light pressure to the inside corner of your eye (near your nose) after each drop to prevent the fluid from draining down your tear duct.

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