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Neosporin Ophthalmic Ointment

Side Effects


Adverse reactions have occurred with the anti-infective components of NEOSPORIN Ophthalmic Ointment. The exact incidence is not known. Reactions occurring most often are allergic sensitization reactions including itching, swelling, and conjunctival erythema (see WARNINGS). More serious hypersensitivity reactions, including anaphylaxis, have been reported rarely.

Local irritation on instillation has also been reported.

Read the Neosporin Ophthalmic Ointment (neomycin, polymyxin and bacitracin zinc ophthalmic ointment) Side Effects Center for a complete guide to possible side effects


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Last reviewed on RxList: 9/9/2008
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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