Compare Polytrim vs. sulfacetamide sodium

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Polytrim
(Polymyxin B / Trimethoprim)

Ovace
(Sulfacetamide Sodium)

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Side effects
Polytrimsulfacetamide sodium

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How it works
Polytrimsulfacetamide sodium
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Type of medication
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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 (click to learn more)
Polytrimsulfacetamide sodium
    • Acne vulgaris Bacterial infection of eye
    Risk factors for serious side effects
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    Pregnancy category
    Polytrimsulfacetamide sodium
    CFDA pregnancy category (Weigh risks vs. benefits)

    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.

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    CFDA pregnancy category (Weigh risks vs. benefits)

    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.

    See the FDA package insert
    Upsides and benefits
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    More about PolytrimSide effectsFDA package insert
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    More about sulfacetamide sodiumSide effectsFDA package insert
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