Algen Healthcare Limited

Composition for Ag-Bact Products

Ag-Bact Products are primarily used for

About Ag-Bact Products

Uses of Ag-Bact Products

Mupirocin is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.

Ag-Bact Products side effects


Side Effects of Ag-Bact are Itching, Burning sensation, Stinging sensation, Pain.

How Ag-Bact Products work

Mupirocin is an antibiotic. It kills the bacteria that cause skin infections by preventing the synthesis of essential proteins necessary for the survival of bacteria. Thus, it prevents the skin infection from spreading.

Patient Concerns about Ag-Bact Products

Frequently asked questions about Ag-Bact Products

Frequently asked questions about Mupirocin

Q. Is Ag-Bact Ointment used for diaper rash?
Ag-Bact Ointment is an antibacterial medicine and will only help if the diaper rash is due to bacterial infection.
Q. What if I do not get better after using Ag-Bact Ointment?
Inform your doctor if your symptoms are getting worse while using this medicine. If you do not feel better after finishing the full course of treatment, consult your doctor.
Q. For how long do I need to use Ag-Bact Ointment?
Use Ag-Bact Ointment for the duration advised by your doctor. The bacteria are normally cleared from your skin within 10 days of starting the treatment. Do not use it for more than 10 days. If your skin condition does not improve within 3-5 days, see your doctor.
Q. How should I use Ag-Bact Ointment?
Follow the directions given by your doctor carefully. Wash your hands before applying Ag-Bact Ointment. Apply the ointment to the infected area of skin 2-3 times daily or as told by your doctor. You can cover the treated area with a dressing or leave it open as per your doctor’s advice.
Q. Can I apply Ag-Bact Ointment on an open wound?
Consult your doctor before using Ag-Bact Ointment. Avoid using Ag-Bact Ointment for large open wounds if you have a kidney problem as this may further damage your kidneys.
Q. After I applied Ag-Bact Ointment, I felt burning and stinging sensations. Should I stop using it?
Burning sensation is a common side effect of applying Ag-Bact Ointment. However, stinging is uncommon. It does not last long and will disappear after sometime. Do not stop using Ag-Bact Ointment because of these mild side effects. If you have any concerns consult your doctor.
Q. In which areas of the skin should I avoid using Ag-Bact Ointment?
Ag-Bact Ointment should not be used to treat infections in or near the eyes, nostrils or mouth. If this medicine accidentally enters your eyes, wash the eyes thoroughly with water. In case you have tubes inserted in your body for the delivery of fluids or medicines (cannula), do not use this medicine to treat the skin near that area.
Q. What should prompt me to stop using Ag-Bact Ointment?
Wash off the ointment immediately if you get raised and itchy rash, cough, shortness of breath, wheezing or difficulty breathing, fainting, and swelling of the face, lips, tongue, throat or other parts of the body. These may be signs of severe allergic reaction. You should immediately stop using Ag-Bact Ointment and consult your doctor. Though unlikely, but if you get abdominal cramps and diarrhea, you should stop Ag-Bact Ointment immediately and consult your doctor.

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Ag-Bact Ointment
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