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Polymyxin B sulfate and trimethoprim (Polytrim) is an antibacterial eye drop prescribed to treat bacterial conjunctiivitis and blepharoconjunctivitis of the eyes. Side effects, drug interactions, pregnancy safety, dosage, and storage information should be reivewed prior to using this medication.

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Terms related to polymyxin b/trimethoprim-ophthalmic:

  • Polytrim
  • trimethoprim and polymyxin B