Compare Polytrim vs. Sulfacetamide Sodium

Head-to-head comparisons of medication uses, side effects, ratings, and more.

Polytrim
(Polymyxin B / Trimethoprim)

Ovace
(Sulfacetamide Sodium)

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Have you used Polytrim (Polymyxin B / Trimethoprim)?
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Side effects
PolytrimSulfacetamide Sodium

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How it works
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Type of medication
PolytrimSulfacetamide Sodium
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Available as
PolytrimSulfacetamide Sodium
  • Eye drops
  • Cream, gel, or ointment
  • Liquid
  • Topical
  • Shampoo
  • Eye drops
  • Eye cream, gel, or ointment
Used for
PolytrimSulfacetamide Sodium
    • Acne Vulgaris Bacterial Infection Of Eye
    Risk factors for serious side effects
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        Pregnancy

        Research studies with animals found harmful effects on unborn babies. It hasn’t been properly studied in humans. The benefits might outweigh the risks even if you’re pregnant. Talk with your doctor.

        Research studies with animals found harmful effects on unborn babies. It hasn’t been properly studied in humans. The benefits might outweigh the risks even if you’re pregnant. Talk with your doctor.

        Upsides and benefits
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        Downsides and risks
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        Tips from our pharmacists for people taking the medication
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        Learn more
        More about PolytrimSide effectsFDA package insert
        Have you used Polytrim (Polymyxin B / Trimethoprim)?
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        More about Sulfacetamide SodiumSide effectsFDA package insert
        Have you used Ovace (Sulfacetamide Sodium)?
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