RiteMed Mupirocin

RiteMed Mupirocin

mupirocin

Manufacturer:

Kolmar Korea

Distributor:

RiteMED
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Mupirocin
Indications/Uses
Primary (impetigo, folliculitis, furunculosis, ecthyma) & secondary bacterial skin infections (infected dermatoses eg, infected eczema; infected traumatic lesions eg, abrasions, insect bites, minor wounds & burns) due to susceptible organisms. Prophylaxis: Avoid contamination of small wounds, incisions & other lesions. Prevent infection of abrasions & small cuts & wounds.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult, childn & elderly Apply bid-tid for up to 10 days.
Special Precautions
Not suitable for ophth or intranasal use, use in conjunction w/ cannulae & at the site of central venous cannulation. Avoid contact w/ eyes. Discontinue use in case of sensitization reaction or severe local irritation occur. Overgrowth of non-susceptible organisms (prolonged use). Renal impairment. Large quantities of polyethylene glycol absorption especially w/ moderate or severe renal impairment. Pregnancy & lactation. Elderly.
Adverse Reactions
Burning localized to the area of application.
Drug Interactions
Interfered antibacterial action on RNA synthesis w/ chloramphenicol.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
D06AX09 - mupirocin ; Belongs to the class of other topical antibiotics used in the treatment of dermatological diseases.
Presentation/Packing
Form
RiteMed Mupirocin oint 20 mg/g
Packing/Price
15 g x 1's;5 g x 1's
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