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My son is taking neomycin and polymyxin b sulates and hydrocortisone otic suspension usb for swimmers ear? Overkill?

No. Exactly the right treatment-if used as an ear drop.Do not put anymore "q-tips" in his ear! Read more...
Vinegar will do. Yes, several drops of vinegar before and after swimming can prevent and treat swimmers ear. Read more...
Related problems. Your thyroid problem and the production of phlegm may be inter related. If you are hypothyroid you may be producing an excess amount of mucous which in turn can cause phlegm. Read more...
Mucus plug. The jelly looking thing may be a mucus plug. Something your son is eating may not agree with him. Take him to a gastroenterologist to find out what's causing his problem. Read more...
Pitaryasis rosea fungus. Try using head and shoulders shampoo on your body. Lather it on for 15minutes and then shower it off. One percent Nizoral (ketoconazole) shampoo may also help. Read more...
Allergy? It is possible that she may be allergic to something in the environment.For example, is there a smoker in the house? Does she sleep with a down pillow? Try be toting her evaluated by an allergist. Read more...

Neomycin and polymyxin b sulfates and hydrocortisone otic solution, usp can they be used in the eyes? My daughter got pink eye took her to the hospital and this is what they gave her but the bottle says for ears only?

Do not use this. Ear drops are way too acidic for the eye. Most of them are in the 3.0 to 4.0 range. Eye drops tend to be more neutral and will sting intensely as the PhH drops below 7. If you squirt a lot of ear drops into an eye, you may get a chemical burn. In addition to this, I try to avoid putting neomycin solution in eyes as it is toxic and can cause allergic reactions. Read more...

I have a fungus in my left ear went to sent he gave me neomycin and polymyxin b sulfates and hydrocortisone ear drops will this make my ear better?

Not likely. Antibiotics do not kill the fungus although the Hydrocortisone may calm the inflammation. You will need something with Acetic Acid or an antifungal agent . Read more...
No. If you really have a fungus there, none of the medications you listed will be effective. Obtain a medication indicated for fungus infection and be aware that fungus infections are typically slower to clear than bacteria. Read more...

I accidently put neomycin polymyxin b sulfates and hydrocortisone otic drops in my sons eyes. Flushed with water. What to do now?

Likely ok. If he has not complained of any pain or irritation immediately and you have flushed out the eyes immediately, there is unlikely to be any harm done. Even if there was transient irritation, it would not likely have inflicted any long-lasting problem. Read more...