Mupitop

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    medicine name: Mupitop
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    Generic name: Mupirocin
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    Medication Shape: Topical ointment
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    Packing: Tube of 15 g.
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    Pharmaceutical group: Infectious

Indications:

Mupirocin is a topical antibacterial agent, active against those organisms responsible for the majority of skin infections, e.g. Staphylococcus aureus, including methicillin-resistant strains, other staphylococci, streptococci. It is also active against Gram-negative organisms such as Escherichia coli and Haemophilus influenzae. Mupirocin Ointment is used for skin infections, e.g. impetigo, folliculitis, furunculosis.

Method of Use:

Adult dosage
Secondarily Infected Traumatic Skin Lesions:
Lesions up to 10cm in length or 100cm2 in area due to Staphylococcus aureus and Streptococcus pyogenes.
Impetigo: 
Due to S. aureus and S. pyogenes
Apply a small amount to the affected area tid for up to 10 days; reevaluate if no clinical response observed within 3-5 days.
Pediatric dosage 
Secondarily Infected Traumatic Skin Lesions:
Lesions up to 10cm in length or 100cm2 in area due to S. aureus and S. pyogenes
Impetigo:
Due to S. aureus and S. pyogenes
Apply a small amount to the affected area tid for up to 10 days; reevaluate if no clinical response observed within 3-5 days.
Dosage consideration
concomitant medication:
Do not apply concurrently with any other lotions, creams, or ointments.

prohibited usage:

Hypersensitivity to the active substance or to any of the excipients (eg propylene glycol)