- Pain at the site of injection
- Partial deafness
- Disturbances of vision
Contraiindication: Hypersensitive to Polymixin B and other polypeptide antibiotic
- Myasthenia gravis
- Renal dysfunction
Interaction: Aminoglycosides: Concurrent use may increase risk of respiratory paralysis and renal dysfunction. Non-depolarising muscle relaxants: Neuromuscular blockade may be enhanced.
Servings: Adult :( IV) DOSE: 15000 - 25000 units /kg body weight/day in divided dose for 1 - 2 week Children (IV) dose: 20000 - 40000 units/kg body weight/day in divided dose.