Mufect

Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Composition for Mufect Products

Mufect Products are primarily used for

About Mufect Products

Uses of Mufect Products

Mupirocin is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.

Mufect Products side effects

Common

Side Effect of Mufect is Application site reactions (burning, irritation, itching and redness).

How Mufect 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 Mufect Products

Frequently asked questions about Mufect Products

Frequently asked questions about Mupirocin

Q. Is Mufect Ointment used for diaper rash?
Mufect 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 Mufect 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 Mufect Ointment?
Use Mufect 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 Mufect Ointment?
Follow the directions given by your doctor carefully. Wash your hands before applying Mufect 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 Mufect Ointment on an open wound?
Consult your doctor before using Mufect Ointment. Avoid using Mufect Ointment for large open wounds if you have a kidney problem as this may further damage your kidneys.
Q. After I applied Mufect Ointment, I felt burning and stinging sensations. Should I stop using it?
Burning sensation is a common side effect of applying Mufect Ointment. However, stinging is uncommon. It does not last long and will disappear after sometime. Do not stop using Mufect 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 Mufect Ointment?
Mufect 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 Mufect 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 Mufect Ointment and consult your doctor. Though unlikely, but if you get abdominal cramps and diarrhea, you should stop Mufect Ointment immediately and consult your doctor.

Products for Mufect

Mufect Ointment
tube of 5 gm Ointment
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
MRP
63
Not Available

Substitute brands for Mufect

Mupivate
Alkem Laboratories Ltd
1 Product
Bactifree
Lupin Ltd
1 Product
Mupirax
Micro Labs Ltd
1 Product
Supiroban
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd
1 Product
M-Power
Zydus Cadila
1 Product

INDIA’S LARGEST HEALTHCARE PLATFORM

160M+
Visitors
27M+
Orders Delivered
1800+
Cities
Get the link to download App
Reliable

All products displayed on Tata 1mg are procured from verified and licensed pharmacies. All labs listed on the platform are accredited

Secure

Tata 1mg uses Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) 128-bit encryption and is Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) compliant

Affordable

Find affordable medicine substitutes, save up to 50% on health products, up to 80% off on lab tests and free doctor consultations.

India's only LegitScript and ISO/IEC 27001 certified online healthcare platform

Know More About Tata 1mgdownArrow

Access medical and health information

Tata 1mg provides you with medical information which is curated, written and verified by experts, accurate and trustworthy. Our experts create high-quality content about medicines, diseases, lab investigations, Over-The-Counter (OTC) health products, Ayurvedic herbs/ingredients, and alternative remedies.

Order medicines online

Get free medicine home delivery in over 1800 cities across India. You can also order Ayurvedic, Homeopathic and other Over-The-Counter (OTC) health products. Your safety is our top priority. All products displayed on Tata 1mg are procured from verified and licensed pharmacies.

Book lab tests

Book any lab tests and preventive health packages from certified labs and get tested from the comfort of your home. Enjoy free home sample collection, view reports online and consult a doctor online for free.

Consult a doctor online

Got a health query? Consult doctors online from the comfort of your home for free. Chat privately with our registered medical specialists to connect directly with verified doctors. Your privacy is guaranteed.