MUPIMET 2% OINTMENT

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Primarily used for

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₹19.0/ointment
10 GM in 1 tube
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Substitutes for MUPIMET OINTMENT

MOPRY 2% W/W OINTMENT
Unichem Laboratories Ltd
₹17.76/GM of ointment
save 7%
T-BACT 2% OINTMENT
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₹18.35/GM of ointment
save 3%
MUPIFEN 2% W/W OINTMENT
Fourrts India Laboratories Pvt Ltd
₹19.0/GM of ointment
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GALBACT OINTMENT
Galpha Laboratories Ltd
₹21.0/GM of ointment
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MUPIMET 2% OINTMENT
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Medicine Overview of MUPIMET OINTMENT

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Uses of MUPIMET OINTMENT

Mupimet 2% ointment is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
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Side effects of MUPIMET OINTMENT

Common

Application site irritation, Burning sensation, Rash, Itching.

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How to use MUPIMET 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 MUPIMET OINTMENT works

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

In Depth Information on MUPIMET OINTMENT

Expert advice for MUPIMET 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.
Warnings
Special precautions for MUPIMET 2% OINTMENT
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Mupimet 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
Mupimet 2% ointment is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
SAFE
There is no interaction between driving and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
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Kidney
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for MUPIMET 2% W/W OINTMENT

Frequently asked questions for Mupirocin Topical

Q. What is topical mupirocin?
Mupirocin topical is an antibacterial cream which has a bacteriostatic action (does not kill the bacteria, only stops the growth of bacteria).
Q. What is mupirocin topical used for?
Mupirocin topical 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.
Q. Is mupirocin topical good for acne?
Muupirocin topical is not indicated for the treatment of acne.
Q. Is mupirocin ointment used for fungal (yeast) infections and viral (herpes or ringworm)?
Mupirocin ointment is used to treat bacterial skin infections and does not act against fungal (yeast) and viral (herpes or ringworm) infections.
Q. Is mupirocin topical used for diaper rash?
Mupirocin topical 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.
Q. Does mupirocin topical treat eczema?
Mupirocin topical 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.
Q. Does mupirocin topical clog pores?
No. Mupirocin topical does not clog pores.
Q. Does mupirocin ointment is used to stop itching?
No. mupirocin 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.
Q. Is mupirocin a topical steroid?
No, mupirocin is not a topical steroid.
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