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Neosporin

 [ne″o-spor´in]
trademark for combination preparations of neomycin sulfate, polymyxin b sulfate, and (in some preparations) either bacitracin zinc or gramicidin; an antibiotic.
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(+0.8%) Market Dollar sales Dollar sales LEADING BRANDS ** share (000) % change Private Label 44.6% $36,040 +2.9% Neosporin Plus 10.4% 8,388 +16.4% Eucerin Aquaphor 6.3% 5,063 -8.2% Neosporin 4.9% 3,989 -9.7% Mederma 3.4% 2,753 -8.0% Hibiclens 3.2% 2,570 -10.8% Calmoseptine 1.5% 1,197 +6.3% Polysporin 1.5% 1,180 -6.2% Aquaphor Advanced Therapy 1.4% 1,127 -10.0% Betadine 1.2% 993 +11.8% TOTAL UNIT SALES * 55.5 mil.
* Povidone-iodine or polysporin ointment at HD catheter sites with history of recurrent staphylococcus aureas CLABSI.
(2006, 2009) used betadine or polysporin on the gauze when withdrawing needles, while Nesrallah, Cuerden, Wong, and Pierratos (2010) utilized mupirocin ointment.
To address this need, a policy that instituted the "application of antibacterial ointment (betadine or polysporin) on the gauze used during the withdrawal of the needles, with the ointment remaining in place for six hours after the needle removal" (p.
(+1%) Market Dollar sales Dollar sale LEADING BRANDS ** share (000) % change Private Label 45.3% $46,265 + 3.1% Neosporin Plus 9.1% 9,243 - 7.3% Neosporin 5.5% 5,651 0.0% Eucerin Aquaphor 4.8% 4,890 - 8.6% Mederma 4.1% 4,217 - 6.4% Hibiclens 2.8% 2,872 + 5.8% Solarcaine 2.2% 2,222 - 7.8% Polysporin 1.4% 1,411 - 3.6% Calmoseptine 1.1% 1,114 - 8.5% Aquaphor Advanced Therapy 1.1% 1,097 -- TOTAL UNIT SALES * 67.8 mil.
Polysporin triple therapy antibiotic ointment (Taro Pharmaceuticals Inc.) was used consistently on the exit sites during the study.
(+5.7%) LEADING BRANDS ** Market Dollar Dollar share sales (000) sales % change Private Label 42.5% $155,769 + 5.6% Neosporin 15.3% 56,068 + 7.2% Eucerin Aquaphor 8.0% 29,421 + 8.3% Mederma 4.6% 16,791 - 7.1% Hibiclens 3.0% 11,015 + 10.5% Polysporin 1.6% 5,727 + 3.0% Calmoseptine 1.5% 5,417 + 17.9% Solarcaine 1.2% 4,319 + 6.6% A+D 1.2% 4,219 + 5.2% H Betadine 1.0% 3,577 - 4.0% TOTAL UNIT SALES * 246.5 mil.
(+3%) Dollar Dollar LEADING Market sales sales % BRANDS ** share (000) change Private Label 40.7% $34,438 + 1.7% Neosporin 15.3% 12,934 + 4.3% Eucerin Aquaphor 6.4% 5,388 + 1.3% Mederma 5.1% 4,273 - 5.7% Hibiclens 2.7% 2,276 + 4.6% Aquaphor 2.1% 1,746 - 4.4% Calmoseptine 1.5% 1,302 + 3.6% Polysporin 1.5% 1,294 - 2.9% A+D 1.3% 1,057 + 3.7% Solarcaine 1.2% 982 + 7.2% TOTAL UNIT SALES * 55.9 mil.
Year Ago Total Sales $351,642,600 + 3.5% Private Label $147,659,800 + 2.8% Neosporin Johnson & Johnson 52,525,780 + 1.6% Eucerin Aquaphor Beiersdorf 21,485,290 + 20.2% Mederma Merz 18,002,470 - 2.1% Hibiclens Regent Medical 9,912,150 - 0.9% Aquaphor Beiersdorf 6,973,282 + 14.9% Polysporin Johnson & Johnson 5,579,894 + 1.1% Calmoseptine Calmoseptine 4,647,056 + 7.1% Solarcaine Merck 4,082,539 + 45.6% A+D Merck 4,015,176 - 7.4% Dollar % Change % Change Brand Share vs.
(+5.4%) LEADING BRANDS ** Market Dollar sales Dollar sales share (000) % change Private Label 41.6% $30,604 + 3.2% Neosporin 15.1% 11,125 + 6.8% Eucerin Aquaphor 6.2% 4,589 +12.5% Mederma 4.9% 3,596 - 2.2% Hibiclens 3.3% 2,429 + 9.2% Aquaphor 1.9% 1,425 + 0.2% Polysporin 1.7% 1,259 + 2.6% Calmoseptine 1.5% 1,092 + 9.2% BD 1.2% 848 - 0.4% H Betadine 1.1% 814 6.3% TOTAL UNIT SALES * 50.2 mil.
(+2.2%) Dollar Market Dollar sales sales LEADING BRANDS ** share (000) % change Private Label 42.9% $38,929 +2.7% Neosporin 15.1% 13,730 +0.3% Aquaphor 6.7% 6,072 +23.8% Mederma 5.4% 4,859 -4.0% Hibiclens 2.6% 2,321 -4.4% Solarcaine 2.3% 2,127 +53.8% Polysporin 1.5% 1,369 +0.8% Calmoseptine 1.1% 1,004 +3.0% A+D 1.1% 990 -8.3% H Betadine 1.0% 931 +0.7% TOTAL UNIT SALES * 63.7 mil.
year Trade class sales ago Unit sales ago DRUG STORES $334,002,400 +4.42% 63,466,510 -1.79% SUPERMARKETS $138,243,500 +4.08% 46,606,080 +0.51% TOTAL MULTI- $773,847,200 +5.90% 234,267,200 +3.11% OUTLET ([dagger]) Best-sellers in drug stores Brand Manufacturer Neosporin Johnson & Johnson Mederma Merz Pharmaceuticals Eucerin Aquaphor Beiersdorf Hibiclens Regent Medical Aquaphor Beiersdorf Polysporin Johnson & Johnson A+D Merck T.N.