Polymyxin b

What is Polymyxin b?

Polymyxin B is an antibiotic primarily used for resistant Gram-negative infections. It is derived from the bacterium Bacillus polymyxa.

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Ive had a tender red/purple bump on my skin for the last few days and now has opened up. Ive been putting savlon on under a bandaid, is this just a...

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I was at a birthday party and there we were lighting up the birthday candles when the fire caught the helium balloons and they burst out. My and my...

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HI thanks for writing here.It seems that you have got first degree burn where only epidermal layer is damaged .You need not to be worry much about...

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Hi, Last week I had a sebaceous cyst on my scrotum (right side). Doctor gave me an antibiotic and an antibacterial ointment. The cyst is gone. But...

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Sebaceous cyst has a punctum through which it produces sticky...

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