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Noun1.Neosporin - trade name for a topical drug containing several antibacterials; used as an ointment for skin irritations and in the form of eyedrops for minor eye infections
antibacterial, antibacterial drug, bactericide - any drug that destroys bacteria or inhibits their growth
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H]e puts a little Neosporin on a cotton swab and coats the inside of his nostrils," Markle wrote (via (https://www.
The infection was treated empirically with ciprofloxacin, neosporin, warm compresses, and incision and drainage.
It is like nature's Neosporin told by Matt Le Blanc.
She used Neosporin, "even though in all our paperwork we say never use Neosporin and just use the petrolatum.
Then wash the area with cool tap water and cover it with an over-the-counter antibiotic ointment like Neosporin.
The most commonly used combination was fusidic acid, gentamicin, salicylic acid, Neosporin, and clotrimazole [Table 4].
and intrauterine treatment with 5% Povidone iodine 45ml daily for five days and also vaginal smearing with Neosporin powder and lignocaine jelly was continued for three days to reduce local infection and irritation.
He kept a drawer full of Neosporin for those burns.
It also sells popular drugs such as Calpol paracetamol tablets, Augmentin antibiotics and Neosporin eye drops.
A double-blind study of 59 patients found Neosporin superior to placebo ointment in the prevention of streptococcal pyoderma for children with minor wounds.
Style director Gregory Wein, in an attempt to ward off potential airborne maladies during long flights, swears by a small dab of Neosporin in each nostril.
He also suggested that rubbing Neosporin (an over-the-counter antibiotic ointment) into the sore areas would help.