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Is mupirocin an antibiotic

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Dr.  Rahul Kumar MD

Hi doctor, I ve visited a dermatologist and he told me that this is just a normal pimples on my armpit and i was perscribed with Mupirocin ointment & Clindamycin hydrochloride antibiotics. It s been 3 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rahul Kumar ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

, SC area. He prescribed mupirocin 2% ointment and I'm trying to figure out if instruction ... capsule antibiotic (don't remember name) and was supposed to get an ointment for ankles but am having ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)
Dr.  Vasanth MD

I am having nasal vestibulitis. My doctor gave me Mupirocin ointment, but it's not helping. She is recommending Cephalexin . Is that a good antibiotic for it? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vasanth ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Sudarshan MD

trying benzoyl wash and mupirocin . The the mupirocin seem to clog on of them that was healing and I got .... cause I've taken many oral antibiotics over the years and I believe it messed up my skin... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudarshan ( Dermatologist)
Dr.  Ralf Von Seckendorff MD

have some Bactrim oral antibiotics . would any of these be helpful or should I not use any of them ... View answer

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Dr. S.R.Raveendran MD

on antibiotics and mupirocin. I m afraid to put the mupirocin on my penis because it stings my groin. Will it damage my penis if I put mupirocin? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. S.R.Raveendran ( Sexologist)
Dr. Shardendu Tomar MD

to urgent care yesterday and they gave me clindamycin and also mupirocin. The nurse practitioner told me to take the antibiotic, wait 20 minutes, then put a warm compress on that area and then the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shardendu Tomar ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  K. Naga Ravi Prasad MD

antibiotics cephalexin and mupirocin the next day. I am vacationing in Florida and I am scared to go to the pool and beach. What should I do? I just started he antibiotics yesterday. ... View answer

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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. Would an... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prashant Mahajan ( Pediatrician)
Dr.  Rakesh Karanwal MD

I was diag. with perioral dermitatis and impentigo. I am on an antibiotic , mupirocin (3x a day) and metrogel at night. Dr. told me in a week if the rash was better to switch to the metrocream. It is better ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakesh Karanwal ( Internal Medicine Specialist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. M. Vamsi Krishna MD

mupirocin is a antibiotic can be used for any infection. but you need to confirm about the diagnosis.

Dr. Basheer Ahamed MD

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

Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash MD

one has to be care full for 15days. along with antibiotic take vit bcomplex and warm saline gurgling. take fresh fruit and vegitable. must take citrous fruits. with adetional precaution recovery will be fast and...