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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Skin Infections.: It is a topical antibiotic used to treat skin infections.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
Will not help warts: Mupirocin ointment is used for bacterial infection of skin , hpv virus that cause will not be killed , use other over the counter ointments for warts ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Corey Clay
10 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: however, need to watch it closely and if redness extends despite topical antibiotic, would recommend eval by physician. Could be more severe infection ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Willam Lau
10 years experience Infectious Disease
Should be ok: Topical use should be all right during the third trimester. But why are you using it?
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Friedman
41 years experience Dermatology
Antibiotic: Mupirocin is a prescription topical antibiotic for the treatment of superficial cutaneous infections.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Voron
51 years experience Dermatology
See below: Bacterial infection of the skin.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Friedman
41 years experience Dermatology
If Infected: If there are clinical signs of a superficial skin infection after a piercing, topical Mupirocin may be used. If the infection is deep, systemic antib ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Shenenberger
25 years experience Dermatology
Short term use: I generally recommend Mupirocin for mild, superficial infections that don't warrant the use of systemic antibiotics. I will also use it in the nostri ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
59 years experience Internal Medicine
Although: OINTMENTS as a "VEHICLE" (carrying agent" are more resistant to the effects of water they can be washed off. I would "time" your showers at the end of ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Spencer
36 years experience Dermatology
Probably: Mupirocin ointment can be an effective method for eliminated MRSA colonization from nasal passages and skin fold areas. Abscesses need to be drained, ... Read More
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