A 6-year-old male asked:
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can i use neosporin instead of baccitin for my son?

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Dr. Sunil Bochare
15 years experience Pediatrics
Neosporin/Bacitracin: Both are very good antibiotics available Over the counter. What's the diagnosis/reason for use ?
Answered on Apr 18, 2016

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