Bacitracin, neomycin, and polymyxin B are antibiotics that kill bacteria.
Hydrocortisone is a steroid. It prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation.
Bacitracin, neomycin, polymyxin B and hydrocortisone ophthalmic (for the eyes) is used to treat eye infections caused by bacteria, injury, burns, or contamination by a foreign body in the eye. This medication is also used to treat an eye condition called chronic uveitis.
Ocu-Cort, Neotricin HC, Cortisporin Ophthalmic, AK-Spore HC
Burning, stinging, or mild irritation when you put neomycin/polymyxin b/bacitracin/hydrocortisone ointment in your eye.
Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur while taking bacitracin / hydrocortisone / neomycin / polymyxin b ophthalmic:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); eye pain or swelling; severe or persistent eye itching, burning, or redness; vision changes.
Treating certain bacterial infections. It may be used in combination with other medicines to treat acne or certain amoeba infections. It may be used to prevent certain types of malaria in travelers who will be visiting malaria-infected areas for less than 4 months. It may also be used to prevent or slow the progression of anthrax after exposure. Doryx delayed-release capsules are a tetracycline antibiotic. It works by slowing the growth of bacteria. Slowing the bacteria's growth allows the body's immune system to destroy the bacteria.