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What should I know about neomycin sulfate before taking it?

Before you take neomycin sulfate, tell your doctor if you are pregnant, plan to become pregnant, or are breast-feeding. The medication is known to cause birth defects. It can also cause kidney or nerve damage. Let your doctor know if you have symptoms such as decreased urination, numbness, or muscle twitching.

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