Bacitracin


Generic Medicine Info
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to bacitracin.
Special Precautions
Patient w/ deep puncture wounds, bites or serious burns (topical). Prolonged use may result in overgrowth of nonsusceptible organisms, including fungi. Renal impairment (IM). Pregnancy and lactation. Patient Counselling Maintain adequate fluid intake and urinary output. Monitoring Parameters Perform urinalysis, renal function test and monitor urine output during IM use.
Adverse Reactions
Nephrotoxicity, albuminuria, cylinduria, azotemia, nausea, vomiting, skin rashes, pain at inj site (IM); hypersensitivity reactions.
Drug Interactions
Increased risk of nephrotoxicity when used w/ other nephrotoxic drugs (e.g. colistin, kanamycin, neomycin, polymyxin B, and streptomycin). May enhance the action of neuromuscular blocking agents and anaesth.
ATC Classification
R02AB04 - bacitracin ; Belongs to the class of antibiotics used in throat preparations.
J01XX10 - bacitracin ; Belongs to the class of other antibacterials. Used in the systemic treatment of infections.
D06AX05 - bacitracin ; Belongs to the class of other topical antibiotics used in the treatment of dermatological diseases.
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