MUPIROCIN OINTMENT USP 20 MG
Mupirocin is indicated in adults and children.
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.
Each gram of ointment contains:
Mupirocin USP … 20mg
Excipients … q.s
Water soluble ointment base
Method of administration: Topical use
Mupirocin Ointment should be applied to the affected area up to three times a day for up to 10 days.
The area may be covered with a dressing or occluded if desired.