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A 28-year-old female asked:

My infectious disease specialist has me on a decolonizing mrsa regime where i use mupirocin twice a day in my nose, armpits, and groin area for 2 months. i understand my sensitivity to medicine now. been using mupirocin at times before. is it okay?

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Dr. Hiep Le
Dr. Hiep Leanswered
Nephrology and Dialysis 43 years experience
Yes, you should follow the instruction and give it a try, it won't harm you. However, recurrence is common by my experience.
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