framycetin


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framycetin

An antibiotic drug used externally for skin infections or as eye or ear drops. Brand names are Sofradex and Soframycin.

framycetin

an aminoglycoside antibiotic derived from Streptomyces decaris, which is a major component of neomycin. Used, usually in combination with other antibacterial agents, in topical preparations. Called also neomycin B.
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Though not recommended, various topical antimicrobials such as calcium mupirocin, sodium fusidate, framycetin, bacitracin, and neomycin are prescribed for prophylactic use for uncontaminated wounds.
Hoogmartens, Identification of neomycin and framycetin sulphate and determination of neamine by thin-layer chromatography, Pharmeuropa, 7, 307 (1995).
1% Spersadex Prednisolone acetate 1% Pred Forte 18-36 40 Combined preparations Betamethasone, neomycin Betnesol N 36-54 Dexamethasone, Covomycin D 36-54 chloramphenicol Fluoromethalone, FML-Neo neomycin Dexamethasone, Maxitrol 36-54 neomycin, polymyxin B Dexamethasone, Sofradex 36-54 framycetin, gramicidin Dexamethasone, Spersadex Comp 36-54 chloramphenicol Hydrocortisone, Terra-Cortril 12-Aug oxytetracycline, polymixin B Dexamethasone, Tobradex 36-54 tobramycin Drugs in order of increasing potency Side-effect Indications Single preparations Prednisolone Worsening Allergic acetate 0.
Framycetin skin ointment and gatifloxacin eye drops were used for the topical treatment of skin and eye infections respectively.
Framycetin sulphate/ gramicidin/ dexamethasone drops were prescribed for a diagnosis of ongoing Otitis Externa and analgesia was prescribed for the headache.
2003) of ototopical ciprofloxacin (CIP) with Australia framycetin, gramicidin, dexamethasone (FGD) eardrops in Aboriginal children with chronic otitis suppurative media Sample: N=147; Aboriginal children Setting: Community in Australia Del Mar et Purpose: To determine the effect of al.
50 units, polymyxin B sulfate 10,000 units/ml Framycetin sulfate 0.
The Statutory Instruments in 2005 also removed optometrist access to framycetin, with fusidic acid eye drops substituted.
The unit in Romainville specialises in the production of corticosteroids, vitamin B12 and framycetin.
1% Spersadex Prednisolone acetate Pred Forte 18 - 36 40 1% Combined preparations Betamethasone, Betnesol N 36 - 54 neomycin Dexamethasone, Covomycin D 36 - 54 chloramphenicol Fluoromethalone, FML-Neo neomycin Dexamethasone, Maxitrol 36 -54 neomycin, polymyxin B Dexamethasone, Sofradex 36 - 54 framycetin, gramicidin Dexamethasone, Spersadex Comp 36 - 54 chloramphenicol Hydrocortisone, Terra-Cortril 8 - 12 oxytetracycline, polymixin B Dexamethasone, Tobradex 36 - 54 tobramycin Drugs in order of Side-effect Indications increasing potency Single preparations Worsening Allergic keratoconjunctivitis, Prednisolone acetate of external inflamed pterygium, 0.
49158 Framycetin Dressing - 10 X 10 Cm/ 10 X 30 Cms
Yuen et al, (4) 1994 Oral amoxicillin/clavulanate 56 Tutkun et al, (5) 1995 Gentamicin 44 Tong et al, (6) 1996 Neomycin/polymyxin B/ 52 hydrocortisone Fradis et al, (7) 1997 Tobramycin 60 Miro, (8) 2000 Neomycin/polymyxin B/ 232 hydrocortisone Nawasreh and Gentamicin 88 Fraihat, (9) 2001 Couzos et al, (10) 2003 Framycetin (neomycin)/ 147 gramicidin/dexamethasone Jaya et al, (11) 2003 Povidone-iodine 40 Macfadyen et al, (12) 2005 Boric acid in alcohol 427 Author Findings/comment Yuen et al, (4) 1994 Ofloxacin superior (cure rates: 76 vs.