Mupricon Ointment

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Primarily used for

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₹20.2/Ointment
5 gm in 1 tube
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Medicine Overview of Mupricon Ointment

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Uses of Mupricon Ointment

Mupricon Ointment is used in the treatment of Bacterial infections.
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Side effects of Mupricon Ointment

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Application site irritation, Burning sensation, Rash, Itching.

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How to use Mupricon 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 Mupricon Ointment works

Mupricon ointment stops the growth of bacteria that cause infections.

In Depth Information on Mupricon Ointment

Expert advice for Mupricon 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 Mupricon Ointment
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Mupricon 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
Mupricon 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
Mupricon Ointment does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
Mupricon Ointment is probably safe to use in patients with k
idney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Mupricon 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 Mupricon 2% Ointment

Frequently asked questions for Mupirocin Topical

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