Mupirocin ointment

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Read drug prescription

infoIt is very important to know about what medicine is given by the doctor, for what condition, and when it needs to be taken in what dose. This information given by the doctor is called Prescription. The patients should be familiar with the medicine prescription, and the details about the medicine before purchasing it and using it. Some medications need not be prescribed by healthcare practitioners and can be purchased and used without prescription by the patients; these are called over-the-counter medications. Read the drug prescription information of Mupirocin Ointment before taking it.

Mupirocin Ointment

What is Mupirocin Ointment

Treating infections in the nose. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.
Mupirocin Ointment is an antibacterial. It works by stopping the production of essential proteins needed by the bacteria to survive.

Important safety information:

  • Mupirocin Ointment is for use inside your nose only. Do not get it in your eyes or mouth. If you get it in these areas, rinse well with cool water.
  • Use Mupirocin Ointment with caution on skin with open wounds.
  • Be sure to use Mupirocin Ointment for the full course of treatment. If you do not, the medicine may not clear up your infection completely. The bacteria could also become less sensitive to this or other medicines. This could make the infection harder to treat in the future.
  • Long-term or repeated use of Mupirocin Ointment may cause a second infection. Tell your doctor if signs of a second infection occur. Your medicine may need to be changed to treat this.
  • A serious form of diarrhea has happened with nearly all antibiotics, including Mupirocin Ointment. This may develop while you use the antibiotic or within several months after you stop using it. Contact your doctor right away if stomach pain or cramps, severe diarrhea, or bloody stools occur. Do not treat diarrhea without first checking with your doctor.
  • PREGNANCY and BREAST-FEEDING: If you become pregnant, contact your doctor. You will need to discuss the benefits and risks of using Mupirocin Ointment while you are pregnant. It is not known if Mupirocin Ointment is found in breast milk. If you are or will be breast-feeding while you use Mupirocin Ointment, check with your doctor. Discuss any possible risks to your baby.
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Mupirocin Ointment side effects

All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor, side effects. Check with your doctor if any of these most COMMON side effects persist or become bothersome:
  • Burning; change in sense of taste; congestion; cough; headache; sore throat; stinging; stuffy nose.
  • Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur:
  • Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); severe irritation; severe itching.

  • This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. To report side effects to the appropriate agency, please read the Guide to Reporting Problems to FDA.

    Compare prices at online shops

    infoPrices of the drug can vary in different shops. There will be a variation in price from pharmacy to an online shop. Most online shops will have a little lower price when compared to pharmacy stores, so you need to cross check before buying. Just go to a nearest pharmacy store and check for prices before you decide on buying. You should also be checking and comparing prices among various online stores and should be choosing the affordable and best store. The prices also vary based on brands, and you should note few stores sell specific brands, and you should learn to compare prices of same brand in different stores. Below are the prices of Mupirocin Ointment medicine in some well-known online stores.

    StrengthQuantityPrice, USDCountry
    2 %30 gram$38.10Barbados, Canada, NZ, UK
    2 %90 gram$87.30Barbados, Canada, NZ, UK
    2 %90 g$76.50Barbados, Canada, NZ, UK
    2 %60 gram$70.20Barbados, Canada, NZ, UK
    2 %90 gram$87.30Barbados, Canada, NZ, UK


    There does not exist generic for this medicine.

    Reviews

    Following the study conducted by wDrugs.com on Mupirocin ointment, the result is highlighted below. However, it must be clearly stated that the survey and result is based solely on the perception and impression of visitors and users of the website as well as consumers of Mupirocin ointment. We, therefore, urge readers not to base their medical judgment strictly on the result of this study but on test/diagnosis duly conducted by a certified medical practitioners or physician.

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    Information checked by Dr. Shikha Narang, MD Pharmacology