Baciguent (Bacitracin)


Johnson & Johnson• Merck


Topical Antibiotic

Indications And Clinical Uses: For the treatment and prevention of infection in minor cuts, wounds and burns.

Manufacturers’ Warnings In Clinical States: For external use only. Avoid contact with eyes. If contact occurs, wash thoroughly with water. Use should be discontinued if condition worsens. No refrigeration required.

Precautions: Discontinue if sensitization occurs. Prolonged use may result in the overgrowth of nonsusceptible organisms, particularly monilia. If this occurs, discontinue therapy and institute appropriate measures.

Dosage: Clean affected area, then apply liberally one or more times daily to injured skin surface and cover with a dry, sterile, surgical gauze dressing.

Availability And Storage: Each g of topical ointment contains: bacitracin 500 IU. Nonmedicinal ingredients: mineral oil, white petrolatum and wool fat. Paraben-free. Tubes of 7.5, 15 and 25 g.

BACIGUENT® Johnson & Johnson• Merck Bacitracin Topical Antibiotic

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