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Woodland Hills, CA
A 42-year-old female asked:

Is it ok if neosporin powder is put on top of bactorban ointment for skin rashes to subside or they shud be used separately.thanks?

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Dr. Katharine Cox
Pediatric Emergency Medicine 46 years experience
Topical antibiotics: I don't think there is a benefit to adding neosporin powder to the Bactroban (mupirocin) ointment so just try the Bactroban (mupirocin) ointment. All the best.
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