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Do you have to have a prescription for polysporin (bacitracin and polymyxin) eyedrops?

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Dr. Lonna Larsh
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: In the U.S., yes

Might be different in other countries, but in the U.
S., the answer is yes, you need a prescription. There are many causes of eye irritation and you really don't want to be putting antibiotic drops in your eyes unless infection is truly the cause of your problem. Don't take a chance with your vision!

In brief: In the U.S., yes

Might be different in other countries, but in the U.
S., the answer is yes, you need a prescription. There are many causes of eye irritation and you really don't want to be putting antibiotic drops in your eyes unless infection is truly the cause of your problem. Don't take a chance with your vision!
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Dr. Jeffrey Levin
Dentistry

In brief: Yes

See a physician before apllying any antibiotics into the eye.

In brief: Yes

See a physician before apllying any antibiotics into the eye.
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