Mucidal 2% Ointment

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Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Mucidal 2% Ointment

Primarily used for

60
₹12.0/Ointment
5 gm in 1 tube
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Medicine Overview of Mucidal Ointment

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Uses of Mucidal Ointment

Mucidal 2% Ointment is used in the treatment of Bacterial infections.
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Side effects of Mucidal Ointment

Common

Application site irritation, Burning sensation, Rash, Itching.

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How to use Mucidal 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 Mucidal Ointment works

Mucidal 2% ointment stops the growth of bacteria that cause infections.

In Depth Information on Mucidal Ointment

Expert advice for Mucidal 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.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Mucidal 2% Ointment
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Mucidal 2% Ointment is probably safe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
SAFE
Mucidal 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.

It should be wiped off thoroughly prior to nursing if it is being applied to the breast or nipple area.
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Driving
SAFE
Mucidal 2% Ointment does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
Mucidal 2% Ointment is probably safe to use in patients with
kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Mucidal 2% Ointment may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Mucidal 2% Ointment

Frequently asked questions for Mupirocin Topical

Mucidal 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.
Mucidal is not indicated for the treatment of acne.
Mucidal is used to treat bacterial skin infections and does not act against fungal (yeast) and viral (herpes or ringworm) infections.
Mucidal 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.
Mucidal 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. Mucidal does not clog pores.
No. Mucidal 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, Mucidal is not a topical steroid.
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