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Dr. Paul Carter
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Yes: Bacitracin is in no way related to metals.

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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
The body heals: Bacitracin protects from infection while the body heals in 5-7 days.
A 69-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jalal Zuberi
44 years experience Pediatrics
Could be Shingles: Pl get this checked out as you may benefit from a shingles vaccine if you haven't received it or anti viral medicine.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
No, are different: However both are topical antibiotics ; both have an inert petrolatum (vaseline) base.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Friedman
40 years experience Dermatology
Yes: Over the counter Bacitracin ointment is available without a prescription.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Candace Spann
20 years experience Dermatology
No: Bacitracin is only one ingredient in neosporin. Neosporin is a topical antibiotic that contains neomycin, bacitracin, and polymyxin b. As long as yo ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Bacitracin ointment: Bacitracin treats bacterial infections.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jerome Litt
70 years experience Dermatology
BACITRACIN OINTMENT: Bacitracin ointment is in every drug store. You do not need a prescription.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Bacitracin : Is an antibiotic, jock itch is caused by a fungus. You are better off with an antifungal agent. Your pharmacy is full. Of over the counter antifungal ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
No they aren't: They contain different topical antibiotcs, however both contain the same vaseline like base.

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