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Who Should Avoid Neosporin?

Who Should Not Use Neosporin?

You should not use Neosporin if you are allergic to it; to neomycin sulfate, polymyxin B, or bacitracin zinc; or to any of the inactive components used to make this medicine. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients. Neomycin is classified as an aminoglycoside antibiotic, so you should probably avoid it if you are allergic to any other aminoglycosides.

Neosporin Precautions and Warnings: Final Thoughts

There are a number of situations in which Neosporin should not be used without the supervision of a healthcare provider, along with several safety concerns people should be aware of before using it. However, it is possible that not all of the warnings or precautions with Neosporin were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the specific risks that may apply to you.
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