Mupiron Ointment

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Composition for Mupiron NA Ointment

Primarily used for

70
₹7.0/Ointment
10 gm in 1 tube
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Medicine Overview of Mupiron Ointment

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Uses of Mupiron Ointment

Mupiron Ointment is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
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Side effects of Mupiron Ointment

Common

Application site irritation, Burning sensation, Rash, Itching.

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How to use Mupiron 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 Mupiron Ointment works

Mupiron ointment stops the growth of bacteria that cause infections.

In Depth Information on Mupiron Ointment

Expert advice for Mupiron 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 Mupiron Ointment
Alcohol
No interaction found
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Mupiron 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
Mupiron Ointment is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.

The baby's skin should not come into direct contact with the treated area of skin. Water-miscible cream/gel is preferred as ointments may expose the baby to harmful effects of Mupiron Ointment via licking.
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Driving
SAFE
Mupiron Ointment does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Mupiron Ointment is probably safe to use in patients with ki
dney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Mupiron Ointment may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Mupiron Ointment is probably safe to use in patients with li
ver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Mupiron Ointment may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Mupiron NA Ointment

Frequently asked questions for Mupirocin Topical

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

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