What is Mupirocin?
Mupirocin Cream is a medicine that is used for the treatment of Wounds, Skin Infection Caused by Bacteria, Impetigo and other conditions.
Mupirocin Cream contains Mupirocin as an active ingredient.
Mupirocin Cream works by stopping the growth of certain bacteria by blocking the protein synthesis.
Detailed information related to Mupirocin Cream uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Mupirocin Cream Uses
Mupirocin Cream is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
- Skin Infection Caused By Bacteria
Mupirocin Cream Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Mupirocin Cream improves the patient condition by performing the following functions:
- Stopping the growth of certain bacteria by blocking the protein synthesis.
Mupirocin Cream Composition and Active Ingredients
Mupirocin Cream is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
Please note that this medicine may be available in various strengths for each active ingredient listed above.
Mupirocin Cream Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Mupirocin Cream. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
- Reddening Of The Skin
- Rash Of Round, Red Welts On The Skin
- Swelling Of Eyes, Lips
- Severe Skin Reactions Or Allergies
- Severe Itching Of The Skin
Mupirocin Cream Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
- Extensive burns and open wounds
- Should not consumed by patients having renal impairment