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General Information on Tyrothricin

Generic Name : Tyrothricin

Pronunciation : tī′rō-thrī′sin

Latest prescription information about Tyrothricin. Learn how to pronounce the drug's name, its indications, dosage, how to take, when to take, when not to take, side effects, special precautions, its storage instructions and warnings if any when taken during pregnancy. Also listed are the International and Indian trade name(s) of the drug and its price list.
ICD Code : Y40 | Therapeutic Classification : Antibiotics

Trade Names/Brand Names of Tyrothricin

India : 

International : 

Limexx (AT), Tyrosur (DE)

Why is Tyrothricin Prescribed? (Indications)

This medication is a topical antibiotic, prescribed for sore throat, skin infections and ear infections. 

When should Tyrothricin not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Hypersensitivity.

What is the dosage of Tyrothricin?

Local treatment of oropharyngeal infection: As lozenges: 4-10 mg/day. Skin infections- As 1/1,000 solution: Apply as directed by your physician.

How should Tyrothricin be taken?

It comes as eardrops, cream to instill over the affected area.

What are the warnings and precautions for Tyrothricin?

Do not instill into the nasal cavities or into closed body cavities.

What are the side effects of Tyrothricin?

Severe allergic reactions and liver or kidney damage.

What are the other precautions for Tyrothricin?

Avoid excess dosage.

What are the storage conditions for Tyrothricin?

Store it at room temperature and in an airtight container. Keep away from children.

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