bacitracin and polymyxin B ophthalmic (cont.)
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What happens if I miss a dose (AK-Poly-Bac)?
Use the medication as soon as you remember the missed dose. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and use the medicine at your next regularly scheduled time. Do not use extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
What happens if I overdose (AK-Poly-Bac)?
An overdose of bacitracin and polymyxin B ophthalmic is not likely to occur.
What should I avoid while using bacitracin and polymyxin B ophthalmic (AK-Poly-Bac)?
Do not use any other eye medications unless your doctor has prescribed them.
Bacitracin and polymyxin B ophthalmic can cause temporary blurred vision. Be careful if you drive or do anything that requires you to be able to see clearly.
What other drugs will affect bacitracin and polymyxin B ophthalmic (AK-Poly-Bac)?
It is not likely that other drugs you take orally or inject will have an effect on bacitracin and polymyxin B ophthalmic used in the eyes. But many drugs can interact with each other. Tell your doctor about all your prescription and over-the-counter medications, vitamins, minerals, herbal products, and drugs prescribed by other doctors. Do not start a new medication without telling your doctor.
Where can I get more information?
Your pharmacist can provide more information about bacitracin and polymyxin B ophthalmic.
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