Neomycin eye drops

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  2. Neomycin Polymyxin Dexamethasone
    Generic for Maxitrol
    3.5mg/ mL 10000 unit/mL 0.1%
    5mL ophthalmic suspensions $13.56 USD
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    Generic for Cortisporin
    10mL solutions $60.5 USD
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    Generic for Cortisporin
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Do you need a prescription for neomycin eye drops?

Yes, neomycin eye drops is only available with a valid physician Rx.

How much is neomycin eye drops without Insurance in the US?

Our website gives two competitive savings options to US customers who wish to purchase neomycin eye drops, as either a brand or generic, if available. The first is access to medications through our mail-order online pharmacy. The second is by using the Now Patient Rx Advantage Card, which can be used in over 65,000 pharmacies nationwide, across America. If you are insured, then in most cases, the cash price will be significantly cheaper than the copay.

What will my out-of-pocket cost be for neomycin eye drops in the US?

There are no out-of-pocket (OOP) costs because we are currently only offering a cash-based option to purchase medications.

Is Now Patient a neomycin eye drops savings card?

Yes. Save up to 90% on your neomycin eye drops with the FREE Now Patient Rx Advantage card*.
*Based on the difference between the U&C submitted by the pharmacy and the price the patients pay.

Can you handle Rx transfers for home delivery in the US?

Yes. If you use the mail-order online pharmacy option, then we can handle requests by you to have your prescription transferred to our pharmacy for home delivery. We can even help you manage your refills by giving you timely reminders, so you do not run out of your medication.

Is Now Patient a neomycin eye drops coupon provider in the US?

No. Now Patient does not provide neomycin eye drops coupons or FREE neomycin eye drops samples.

Do you accept commercial, Medicare or Medicaid coverage for neomycin eye drops in the US?

No. Currently, we only offer cash-based options for purchase, therefore we do not require your insurance benefit details. In the future, our plan is to be able to handle commercial insurance, Medicare and Medicaid including cases where you have multiple health plans that provide benefit coverage (e.g. Medicaid and Commercial). We also anticipate being able to handle more complex scenarios such as using primary insurance combined with a manufacturer copay assistance program.

Does Now Patient work with Medicare?

Our cash-based prices for medications are typically cheaper than Medicare copays. We do not bill Medicare Part D (standalone drug coverage) or Medicare Advantage (combined health and drug coverage). When you purchase your medication from Now Patient, you will be doing so out of your pocket. The spend will not count towards your plan deductibles or gaps.

Does Now Patient work with Commercial Insurance?

Our cash-based prices for medications are typically cheaper than commercial plan copays. We do not bill your commercial plan. When you purchase your medication from Now Patient, you will be doing so out of your pocket. The spend will not count towards your plan deductibles or gaps.

What should you do if you use too much neomycin eye drops?


Call your doctor right away or seek immediate medical attention if your symptoms do not improve or they become worse after using neomycin eye drops. You can also call 800-222-1222 to reach the American Association of Poison Control Centers or use its online resource if you think you’ve used too much neomycin eye drops. But if you have severe symptoms, call 911 (or your local emergency number) immediately or go to the nearest emergency room.


If you think it is an emergency, call 999 or find your nearest A&E
If you need help now, but it’s not an emergency go to 111.nhs.uk or call 111. Alternatively you can speak to one of our pharmacists or use the Now Patient app to make an appointment with your GP.

What should I do if I miss my dose?

There are occasions when people forget to take their medication at correct prescribed times. This may not only have an effect on potentially making the medication less effective but it may also inadvertently lead to taking doses too close together, thereby increasing the risks of side effects.

Click here to find out what to do if you forgot to take your medication

What is generic neomycin eye drops?

Generic neomycin eye drops refers to the non-brand-name version of the medication. It contains the same active ingredient as the brand-name drug but is typically less expensive.

FDA approval of neomycin eye drops

Neomycin eye drops are approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of bacterial eye infections.

Active ingredient of neomycin eye drops

The active ingredient of neomycin eye drops is neomycin sulfate.

US brand name of neomycin eye drops and manufacturer

Neomycin eye drops are available in the US under various brand names, including Neosporin Ophthalmic and Myciguent. The manufacturers may vary depending on the brand names.

UK brand name of neomycin eye drops and manufacturer

In the UK, neomycin eye drops are available under various brand names and often in combination with a steroid, for example Betnesol N.

Prescription requirement for neomycin eye drops

A prescription (Rx) is required for neomycin eye drops in both the US and the UK.

Availability of neomycin eye drops in the UK with NHS prescription

Neomycin eye drops are available in the UK with an NHS prescription.

Conditions treated by neomycin eye drops

Neomycin is used to treat hepatic coma and perioperative prophylaxis. Neomycin eye drops are primarily used for the treatment of bacterial infections of the eyes, such as conjunctivitis (pink eye) and other types of eye infections caused by susceptible bacteria.

How do neomycin eye drops work?

Neomycin eye drops belong to a class of medications called aminoglycoside antibiotics. It is active against gram-negative aerobic bacilli and some anaerobic bacilli. It works by inhibiting the growth of bacteria and interfering with their ability to produce essential proteins.

Dosage of neomycin eye drops

Your dose of neomycin eye drops may vary depending on the individual’s specific condition. It is important to follow the drug information provided by the healthcare provider.
If you forget to use your eye drops, apply the missed dose as soon as you can. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and apply your next dose at the usual time.

Directions for neomycin eye drops use

Neomycin eye drops should be used exactly as directed by the healthcare provider. The specific instructions may vary depending on the severity of the infection and your healthcare professionals recommendation.

Warnings and contraindications for neomycin eye drop

  • Neomycin eye drops may have certain risks and potential side effects. It is important to discuss these with a healthcare provider before starting the medication
  • Neomycin eye drops should not be used by individuals who have had an allergic reaction to neomycin or other aminoglycoside antibiotics, those with intestinal obstruction (including blockage, swelling, or ulcers), myasthenia gravis, or Parkinson’s disease
  • Tell your doctor if you have kidney disease, or liver disease
  • Neomycin may cause systemic toxicity to neomycin including ototoxicity and nephrotoxicity

Use of neomycin eye drops if pregnant or planning pregnancy

The use of neomycin eye drops during pregnancy should be discussed with a healthcare provider. It may not be recommended unless the benefits outweigh the risks. It is not known if neomycin passes into breast milk. Tell your doctor if you are breast-feeding.

Possible side effects of neomycin eye drops

Common side effects of neomycin eye drops may include temporary eye irritation, stinging, and burning. Serious side effects can cause kidney problems and nerve damage, that may lead to permanent hearing loss (including deafness) and problems with balance.Promptly report any adverse effects to a healthcare provider.

Interactions with other drugs

Neomycin may have interactions with certain other medications, including oral or topical aminoglycosides such as paromomycin, bacitracin, polymyxin B, diuretics such as furosemide, digoxin, methotrexate, and warfarin.

It is important to inform your healthcare provider or pharmacist about all the medications you are taking, including prescription drugs, over the counter vitamins, herbal products and supplements, to avoid any adverse events and potential drug interactions.

Similar drugs to neomycin eye drops

Other antibiotic eye drops, such as polymyxin B and gentamicin, may be used as alternatives for the treatment of bacterial eye infections.



Now Patient has taken all reasonable steps to ensure that all material is factually accurate, complete, and current. However, the knowledge and experience of a qualified healthcare professional should always be sought after instead of using the information in this page. Before taking any drug, you should always speak to your doctor or another qualified healthcare provider.

The information provided here about medications is subject to change and is not meant to include all uses, precautions, warnings, directions, drug interactions, allergic reactions, or negative effects. The absence of warnings or other information for a particular medication does not imply that the medication or medication combination is appropriate for all patients or for all possible purposes.

Stefano Mirabello Medical Reviewer
Pharmacist / B.Pharm
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