SUPIROCIN OINTMENT

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Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for SUPIROCIN 2% OINTMENT

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Primarily used for

104
₹20.8/ointment
5 GM in 1 tube
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Substitutes for SUPIROCIN

No substitutes found for this medicine

Medicine Overview of SUPIROCIN OINTMENT

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Uses of SUPIROCIN OINTMENT

Supirocin ointment is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
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Side effects of SUPIROCIN OINTMENT

Common

Rash, Allergic reaction, Itching, Burning sensation, Tingling sensation.

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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.
Mupirocin can cause severe skin reactions or allergies, thrush (a yeast infection) may develop if mupirocin is used for a long time, so skin may have  bright red spots which may be very itchy with small pustules . If this occurs, tell your doctor.Keep the cream away from your eyes. If the cream gets into your eyes accidentally, wash them thoroughly with water.Use nasal preparation of mupirocin for preventing or treating infections inside your nose.
Warnings
Special precautions for SUPIROCIN OINTMENT
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Supirocin 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
Supirocin 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
SAFE
There is no interaction between liver impairment and consumi
ng this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
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Patient Concerns

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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