Bactroban

Bactroban Dosage/Direction for Use

mupirocin

Manufacturer:

GlaxoSmithKline

Distributor:

Zuellig Pharma
Full Prescribing Info
Dosage/Direction for Use
Dosage: Cream: Adults/children/elderly: 3 times a day for up to 10 days, depending on the response.
Hepatic impairment: No dosage adjustment is necessary.
Renal impairment: No dosage adjustment is necessary.
Ointment: Adults and children: BACTROBAN should be applied to the affected area 2 to 3 times a day, for up to 10 days, depending on the response.
The area may be covered with a dressing or occluded if desired.
Do not mix with other preparations as there is a risk of dilution, resulting in a reduction of the antibacterial activity and potential loss of stability of the mupirocin in the ointment.
Method of administration: Cream: A small quantity of cream should be applied to the affected area with a piece of clean cotton wool or gauze swab.
The treated area may be covered by a dressing.
Do not mix with other preparations as there is a risk of dilution, resulting in a reduction in the antibacterial activity and potential loss of stability of the mupirocin in the cream.
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