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Bactroban cream mupirocin calcium cream

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Dr.  Rahul Kumar MD

What is Mupirocin ? And what is better cream or ointment ? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rahul Kumar ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Kakkar S. MD

, mometasone 0.1% (1mg/g) cream and Bactroban . My treament plan is to use each one for one week. I have ... or the Bactroban. Can you please help? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar S. ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Neera Kataria MD

Bactroban and said to no longer touch it. After using the cream it seemed to cause more pain and swelling ... of shame and more pain. Please help - been using Bactroban: ( white cream ) doesnt... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Neera Kataria ( Dermatologist)
Dr.    Muhammad Sareer Khalil MD

went to see my GP who prescribed Bactroban ointment to be used 3 times a day. He also did a swab ... of applying the cream. It is now day 10 and I am still applying 3 times a day. Should I stop now, or for... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Sareer Khalil ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Shahid Hassan MD

I have a boil on my chin and am afraid it is the golden staph as I got it last XXXXXXX Is it safe to use Mupirocin cream & take cephalexin 500 mg just in case? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shahid Hassan ( Dermatologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.  Prashant Mahajan MD

Is Mupirocin (Bactroban) an appropriate treatment for a 15 month old baby diagnosed with perioral ... this for two months and the mupirocin seems to help a little, but it never completely goes away.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prashant Mahajan ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Kakkar S. MD

swabbing my nose inside daily with the bactroban cream in hopes that may help ... with the crappy immune system i caused with all of my past drug use; and i also treat the impetigo with bactroban ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar S. ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Geetika Paul MD

, about a nickel size in diameter. I initially put Bactroban cream on it for 10 days and the swelling went ... continue with the Bactroban or use other cream? Could it be fungal instead of... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Geetika Paul ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani MD

!! and think its because of hair follicle infection. i have this cream which contains MUPIROCIN CALCIUM - its an antibiotic cream. can i apply it there?? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Saddiq Ulabidin MD

I have been given Flucloxacillin for a skin infection. Before I went to the Dr, I used some Bactroban on it twice. Now that I have started the oral antibiotics, should I stop using the cream? I took ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saddiq Ulabidin ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Basheer Ahamed MD

Hello, Both the antibiotic topical creams are the same and contains 2% of Mupirocin in it.

Dr. Manuel C See IV MD

Good Day and thank you for being with Healthcare Magic! Yes if the thrush is caused by bacterial infection. If the thrush is fungal then you'll need anti fungal cream. I suggest to see a doctor so he can diagnose...

Dr. Kakkar S. MD

Hello Yes, it wont create any problem. The goal is to prevent secondary bacterial infection of the wound. regards