Baneocin Ointment 20g

Baneocin Ointment 20g

BANEOCIN ointment 20 g


Baneocin antibiotic combination is only for use on the skin. Contains two local power (bactericidal) anti-bacterial agents, neomycin and bacitracin, which have a synergistic effect.

Bacitracin and neomycin is not normally administered systemically. Topical ointment Baneocin significantly reduces the risk of sensitization to systemic antibiotics. Baneocin is well tolerated and tissue tolerance is good; furthermore, no inactivation of the secretions, blood or tissue components. In the treatment of extensive skin lesions should be considered a potential absorption and effects.

Baneocin antibiotic for topical administration for the treatment of infections of the skin and mucous membranes:

Focal bacterial skin infections such as furuncles, carbuncles (after surgery), sycosis (inflammation of the hair follicles of the beard), a severe form of sycosis, hidroadenit (disease affecting Apocrine sweat glands in the armpit and groin wells) periporit (multiple abscesses in infancy), paronychia (inflammation of the skin edge lying directly on the nail);

Small in size bacterial skin infections such as impetigo (abscesses) infected ulceration kruris (chronic purulent ulcers), secondarily infected eczema, secondarily infected lacerations and cuts, after cosmetic surgery and skin grafting (also applied to the prevention and dressings) . As local antibiotic prophylaxis in burns;

After major and minor surgeries. Baneocin ointment can be used as adjuvant treatment during postoperative recovery. Baneocin is indicated for the specific treatment of infections in the body cavity and the wound (eg. External otitis, surgical wounds or scars that strengthen secondary).


Do not use Baneocin:

if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to bacitracin and / or neomycin, as well as to other aminoglycoside antibiotics;

treatment of extensive and severe skin lesions, since the absorption of the drug can result in ototoxicity with hearing loss;

if you have severe heart or kidney diseases or excretion after underlying vestibular and / or cochlear damage, if the likelihood of uncontrolled absorption in the Annex;

the outer ear canal, if tympanic membrane is perforated.

Take special care with Baneocin

If doses strongly recommended, especially in neurotrophic ulcers should pay attention to the symptoms of nephrotoxicity and / or ototoxicity due to possible absorption of active substances.

Patients with impaired hepatic and / or renal function are under increased risk. It is therefore recommended that such patients be subject to urine, blood and audiometric tests before and during intensive therapy.

Due to the potential risk of ototoxicity, caution is advised when using Baneocin ointment for the treatment of long-standing chronic otitis media.

Combined topical and systemic administration of aminoglycosides should be avoided because of the risk of cumulative toxicity.

Baneocin should not be applied to the outer ear canal if the tympanic membrane is perforated.

Uncontrolled resorption Baneocin risk of neuromuscular blockade, especially in patients with acidosis, myasthenia gravis or other neuromuscular disorders. Calcium or cholinesterase inhibitors (neostigmine) can neutralize this blockade.

For prolonged use should be given the possibility of the development of resistant microorganisms, especially fungi. In such cases, appoint appropriate treatment.

In case of allergies or superinfection should discontinue use of this medicine.

When exposed to sunlight or UV-radiation is likely manifestation of photosensitivity reactions or phototoxicity.

Using other medicines

If the active substances are absorbed Baneocin, concomitant use of cephalosporins and other aminoglycoside antibiotics can enhance nephrotoxicity.

Co-administered with diuretics such as furosemide or ethacrynic acid can aggravate the symptoms of ototoxicity or nephrotoxicity.

The administration of narcotic drugs, anesthetics or muscle relaxants may increase neuromuscular blockade in the absorption of active substances of Baneocin.

Pregnancy and lactation

At risk of resorption Baneocin ointment should be considered: like all the aminoglycoside antibiotics neomycin cross the placental barrier. After high doses of systemic aminoglycosides reported fetal damage the hearing aid. Therefore, this product should be used only if the potential benefit outweighs the possible risk to the fetus.

Driving and using machines

Baneocin does not affect the ability to drive and use machines.


Baneocin ointment is applied in a thin layer on the area to be treated. If necessary, a bandage.

Baneocin usually applied 2 to 3 times daily in adults and children.

When topically applied dose of neomycin does not exceed 1 g daily (equivalent to 200 g Baneocin ointment) for 7 days. In retreatment maximum dose should be halved.

If you use more than the amount Baneocin

If doses strongly recommended, especially in neurotrophic ulcers should pay attention to the symptoms of nephrotoxicity and / or ototoxicity due to possible absorption of active substances.

Please tell your doctor or pharmacist if Baneocin is given in large quantities.


Overall Baneocin ointment was well tolerated when administered topically on skin, mucous membranes and wounds. Prolonged use can lead to allergic reactions such as redness, dryness and scaling of the skin, skin rashes and itching. If the lesions spread or successful treatment may be due to an allergy.

Compared with healthy skin, applying Baneocin chronic dermatoses (eg. Of venous stasis ulcers or chronic otitis media) generally increases sensitivity to a number of other drugs, including neomycin. In certain circumstances may occur as a result of allergy treatment.

Allergies are rare and are in the form of contact eczema. Allergy to neomycin reported rarely. In 50% of cases of allergies to neomycin observed cross-allergy to other aminoglycoside antibiotics.

In patients with extensive skin lesions should be given the possibility of absorption of Baneocin ointment and consequences as vestibular and hearing disorders, kidney disorders and neuromuscular blockade.

When exposed to sunlight or UV-radiation is likely manifestation of photosensitivity reactions or phototoxicity.

Please tell your doctor or pharmacist about all the side effects, even those not mentioned in this leaflet.


Store at temperatures below 25 ° C.

Keep out of reach of children.

Baneocin not use after the expiry date stated on the packaging.


What Baneocin

The active substances are bacitracin and neomycin. 1 g ointment contains 250 IU zinc bacitracin and 5 000 IU of neomycin sulfate.

The other ingredients are: lanolin and white soft paraffin.

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  • Product Code: Baneocin-Ointment-20g
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