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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Dahl
54 years experience Ophthalmology
No: Lumigan is a drop used to treat glaucoma. Maxitrol (dexamethasone neomycin and polymyxin) is a combination of two anti-infective agents and a steroid ... Read More

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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sadiqa Stelzner
27 years experience Ophthalmology
Could: Maxitrol (dexamethasone neomycin and polymyxin) or neomycin-deamethason is a combination med that has steroid and antibiotic. Pink eye is viral infec ... Read More
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Maybe...but..: This is a steroid preparation. I would NEVER self treat what you think is pink eye with this medication. If the irritation is caused by herpes virus y ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Johnny Roy
58 years experience Urology
Yes: How did you happen to have a cut in penile skin? Regardless keep it clean.You can apply what you have twice a day.You can apply Neomycin without the D ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
37 years experience Family Medicine
Drops or ointment?: Shake bottle well before use. Put 1 - 2 drops topically in the conjunctival sac(s) 4 - 6 times a day. Dosage may be reduced after three to four days ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ilan Cohen
24 years experience Ophthalmology
Check with doctor: Maxitrol (dexamethasone neomycin and polymyxin) is usually dosed 3-4 times per day but you should check with the eye doctor who prescribed the medicat ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Carlin
49 years experience Ophthalmology
No: That dosage for that period of time should not cause any damage to your eye. I would not worry in the least.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Linder
42 years experience Family Medicine
No: Not in the United States.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Yang
26 years experience Ophthalmology
Depends: It really depends on why you are using maxitrol (dexamethasone neomycin and polymyxin). You should ask you eye md for dosing instructions for your co ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Probably: Many drugs that are only at the prescription counter in the USA are available in Tenerife at the pharmacia without prescription. Maxitrol (dexamethas ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Wolf
40 years experience Ophthalmology
Not usually: It is labeled for eye care. There are other rx's for otic use.

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