Apply 1 to 2 POLYSPORIN ® Eye & Ear Drops in infected eye or ear 4 times a day, for 7 to 10 days. Avoid contact with the tip of the dropper to prevent contamination of the solution. Eye drops suitable for all ages. For ear infections, a doctor should be consulted before treating children under 6.
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Polysporin Antibiotic Ointment: Polymyxin B sulfate - bacitracin zinc contains a combination of antibiotics used to treat certain types of infections caused by bacteria. The topical ointment can be used to treat certain skin infections such as infected wounds, burns, skin grafts, boils, and acne. The eye ointment is used to treat some types of eye infections such as conjunctivitis.
POLYSPORIN®'s antibiotic treatment for pink eye is conveniently available without a prescription, and in an easy-to-squeeze bottle. Trust the #1 Doctor and Pharmacist recommended OTC anti-infective eye/ear brand.
We are pleased confirm that we have improved supply and availability of POLYSPORIN ® Pink Eye and Stye Drops. After an extended supply shortage earlier this year, we have now returned to a consistent and reliable supply of POLYSPORIN ® Pink Eye and Stye Drops in pharmacies across Canada.
Polysporin is the brand name of a double antibiotic ointment or liquid intended for treatment of eye or ear infections in humans. It may be tempting to administer over-the-counter antibiotic medications for infections in dogs, but it is generally not advised by veterinary health experts.
Do not use bacitracin and polymyxin B ophthalmic if you have a viral or fungal infection in your eye. This medicine treats only infections that are caused by bacteria. You should not use bacitracin and polymyxin B ophthalmic to treat any eye infection that has not been checked by your doctor.
An eye infection producing some whitish / greenish discharge can usually be successfully treated with Polysporin eye drops. If there is no marked improvement in 2-3 days ,or worsening after one full day ,I would take the pup to the vet. I have not yet seen an eye infection in 20 years of dog ownership that Polysporin has not fixed.
When treating conjunctivitis or pink eye the best and most common treatment is eye drops for cats.Conjunctivitis is caused by an infection of bacteria. This condition can be contained and cured when diagnosed but if left unattended there may be serious side effects that follow.