What are neomycin, polymyxin, and bacitracin?

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Neomycin, polymyxin and bacitracin is a combination of antibiotics that prevent infection of minor skin injuries, such as scrapes, burns and cuts. This medication is available in topical form as a cream or an ointment. When applied to the skin injury, neomycin, polymyxin and bacitracin prevent the growth of bacteria. This combination of antibiotics is available as prescription and over-the-counter. It is also available in generic forms as well as brand names Medi-Quik, Neosporin, Triple Antibiotic, Septa, Mycitracin Triple Antibiotic, Tribiotic Plus and NEO TO GO!