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Bactroban (mupirocin) cream helps in itchy rash?

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Dr. Keith Ramsey
35 years experience in Adolescent Medicine
Maybe: The cream base can help with itching, but the medicine in bactroban (mupirocin) does nothing for itching. If it helps, then switch to a moisturizing cream that does not contain an antibiotic.
Answered on Mar 29, 2014

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