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I mistakenly put compound w gel on a wound with stitches instead of polysporin (bacitracin and polymyxin). what can i do now?

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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan answered

Specializes in Dermatology

Wash: Rinse off with tap water. Then throw away the polysporin (bacitracin and polymyxin). Polysporin (bacitracin and polymyxin) is useless and may cause allergic reactions.

Answered 8/29/2016

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