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MUPIROCIN is a novel topical antibiotic used to treat skin infection 'impetigo' caused by bacterias namely Staphylococcus aureus and Streptococcus pyogenes. A bacterial infection is a condition in which bacteria grows in the body and cause infection. It can target any body part and multiple very quickly.
MUPIROCIN works by stopping the production of necessary proteins needed for bacterial surveillance. It is also active against Gram-negative organisms such as Escherichia coli and Haemophilus influenza. It is not effective against fungal or viral infections, and should not be applied on burnt skin areas and open-cut wound.
MUPIROCIN should only be taken if advised by your doctor. This cream should not be used on children below 2 months of age. MUPIROCIN should be used for skin only and accidentally if it gets into your eye, mouth or nose rinse with water. MUPIROCIN should be applied to the affected area with a piece of clean cotton wool or gauze swab. MUPIROCIN should not be applied more than the recommended dose, to avoid unpleasant side effects. And also, the course should be completed even if you feel better as it is an antibiotic. Some common side effects of MUPIROCIN are burning, itching, redness, stinging and dryness on your skin in the place where MUPIROCIN ointment is applied. Sensitive allergic reaction (skin hypersensitivity reactions) like rashes, itching, swelling, and shortness of breath can occur in rare cases. Please consult your doctor if an allergic reaction becomes severe.
Tell your doctor if you are known to allergic to MUPIROCIN or any other medicines. It is not known whether MUPIROCIN harm baby or passes into breast milk in pregnancy and breastfeeding state. It is better to contact a doctor before using MUPIROCIN during pregnancy and while breastfeeding. If nursing mothers are applying MUPIROCIN to their breast or nipple, they should wash the affected area thoroughly before nursing their baby.Uses of MUPIROCIN
Bacterial skin infection (impetigo)Medicinal Benefits
MUPIROCIN is widely used to treat skin infections due to specific bacteria. This medicine works by killing bacteria or preventing their growth.Directions for UseApply a small amount of MUPIROCIN, with a cotton swab or gauze pad to the affected area of the skin as per the dosage and schedule prescribed by your doctorStorageStore in a cool and dry place away from sunlightSide Effects of MUPIROCIN
Every medicine has some sort of side effects. In the beginning days of the treatment with MUPIROCIN, you may suffer from burning, itching, redness, stinging and dryness on your skin in the place where MUPIROCIN ointment is applied might occur. But these would be temporary and may be relieved after some time. However, if you still have discomfort speak with the doctor. Allergic reaction (Cutaneous hypersensitivity reactions) such as rashes, itching, swelling, and shortness of breath can occur in rare cases which is serious and can lead to a life-threatening condition. Please consult your doctor if an allergic reaction becomes severe.
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