Vetropolycin® (bacitracin-neomycin-polymyxin) Veterinary Ophthalmic Ointment
For use in: cats and dogs
For the treatment of superficial bacterial infections of the eyelid and conjunctiva in dogs and cats when due to organisms susceptible to the antibiotics contained in the ointment.
|Active(s)/Ingredient(s):||Each gram contains Bacitracin Zinc 400 units, Neomycin Sulfate 5 mg (equivalent to 3.5 mg of Neomycin base), Polymyxin B Sulfate 10,000 units, in a base of White Petrolatum and Mineral Oil|
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Important safety information
As with all drugs, side effects may occur. In field studies, the most common side effects reported were ocular itching, burning, or inflammation in animals sensitive to the product. Prolonged use may result in the overgrowth of non‐susceptible organisms including fungi. The safe use of this product has not been evaluated in pregnant animals. Do not use as a pre‐surgical ocular lubricant. Serious hypersensitivity (anaphylactic) reactions have been reported in cats within 4 hours of application of antibiotic ophthalmic preparations. Some of these reactions have resulted in death. Refer to the prescribing information for compete details.