Medicine Overview of MU Ointment
Uses of MU Ointment
MU 2% Ointment is used in the treatment of Bacterial infections.
Side effects of MU Ointment
Application site irritation, Burning sensation, Rash, Itching.
How to use MU Ointment
This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the affected area and gently massage the ointment. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.
How MU Ointment works
Mu 2% ointment stops the growth of bacteria that cause infections.
In Depth Information on MU Ointment
Expert advice for MU Ointment
- Avoid direct contact of cream with your eyes. In case of direct contact, wash your eyes with water immediately and seek immediate medical attention.
- Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding
- Patients allergic to mupirocin or any of its ingredients.
Special precautions for MU 2% Ointment
No interaction found
MU 2% Ointment is probably safe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
MU 2% Ointment is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.+more
It should be wiped off thoroughly prior to nursing if it is being applied to the breast or nipple area....
It should be wiped off thoroughly prior to nursing if it is being applied to the breast or nipple area.
MU 2% Ointment does not usually affect your ability to drive.
MU 2% Ointment is probably safe to use in patients with kidn+more
ey disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of MU 2% Ointment may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor....
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Frequently asked questions for MU 2% Ointment
Frequently asked questions for Mupirocin Topical
Mu is indicated for the treatment of secondarily infected traumatic lesions like abrasions, sutured wounds and small lacerations with susceptible strains of Staphylococcus aureus and Streptococcus pyogenes.
Mu is not indicated for the treatment of acne.
Mu is used to treat bacterial skin infections and does not act against fungal (yeast) and viral (herpes or ringworm) infections.
Mu is an antibacterial and will only help if the diaper rash is associated with bacterial infection. Please consult your doctor before using this for an infected diaper rash.
Mu is not indicated for the treatment of eczema but can be used in case eczema is associated with infection. Please consult your doctor before using mupirocin in this condition, as eczema should be diagnosed by a doctor before it is being treated.
No. Mu does not clog pores.
No. Mu is not indicated to relieve itching. Its indicated for the treatment of infections. If there is itching because of the underlying infection, then itching may subside when the infection is treated.
No, Mu is not a topical steroid.
Substitutes for MU Ointment
Mocin 2% Ointment
Signova Pharma Pvt Ltd
₹16.95/gm of Ointment
Hegde and Hegde Pharmaceutical LLP
₹18.0/gm of Ointment
₹18.5/gm of Ointment
₹19.0/gm of Ointment
Lincoln Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹19.76/gm of Ointment