Substitutes for SUPIROCIN
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Medicine Overview of SUPIROCIN OINTMENT
Uses of SUPIROCIN OINTMENT
Supirocin ointment is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
Side effects of SUPIROCIN OINTMENT
Rash, Allergic reaction, Itching, Burning sensation, Tingling sensation.
How to use SUPIROCIN 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 SUPIROCIN OINTMENT works
Supirocin ointment stops the growth of bacteria that cause infections.
In Depth Information on SUPIROCIN OINTMENT
Expert advice for SUPIROCIN OINTMENT
Do not start or continue mupirocin and consult your doctor:
- if you are allergic to mupirocin, or to any of the other ingredients of this medicine.
- if the patient is less than 1 year old.
Special precautions for SUPIROCIN OINTMENT
No interaction found
Supirocin 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.
Supirocin ointment is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
There is no interaction between driving and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
There is no interaction between liver impairment and consumi+more
ng this drug. So dose alteration is not needed....
Frequently asked questions for SUPIROCIN 2% OINTMENT
Frequently asked questions for Mupirocin
Q. Is mupirocin good for acne?
Yes. It is good for acne
Q. Is mupirocin ointment a steroid or contain sulphur?
No, mupirocin is an antibiotic
Q. Is mupirocin ointment used for yeast infections or herpes or ringworm?
No. Mupirocin is used as an antibacterial ointment
Q. Is mupirocin used for diaper rash?
Mupirocin is an antibacterial and will only help if the diaper rash has become infected with bacteria
Q. Does mupirocin treat eczema?
No, not unless you have infected eczema which generally would need to be diagnosed by a doctor
Q. Does mupirocin clog pores?
No. Mupirocin does not clog pores
Q. Does mupirocin ointment used to stop itching?
No. The indication is not itching but infection. Normally when infection is taken care of, itching subsidises on its own.
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