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Doctor insights on: Can Bacitracinsubtitude For Bactrobn

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Can I treat swoller glanda with bactrin?

Can I treat swoller glanda with bactrin?

Bactrim?: I don't recommend treating yourself with an antibiotic, unless there was a good chance that this was caused by a bacterial infection. Bactrim (trimethoprim and sulfamethoxazole) is an antibiotic used to treat bacterial infections. What you do mean by the word gland? Lymph node? Tonsils? ...Read more

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How does bactoban compare to neosporin?

How does bactoban compare to neosporin?

BACTROBAN (mupirocin) NEOSPORIN: THEY ARE BOTH TOPICAL ANTIBIOTICS.
THEY BOTH ARE RECOMMENDED FOR SKIN INFECTIONS.
THEY BOTH WORK. ...Read more

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What are bactroban ointment / mupirocin used for?

Antibiotic: Mupirocin is a prescription topical antibiotic for the treatment of superficial cutaneous infections. ...Read more

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Which is better for ca mersa bactrin or doxycyclie?

Which is better for ca mersa bactrin or doxycyclie?

Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim): Probably the Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) but both are effective for the vast majority of MRSA strains. Serious infections are generally treated with intravenous antibiots like vancomycin. ...Read more

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Please describe the medication: bactroban (mupirocin)?

Please describe the medication: bactroban (mupirocin)?

Antibiotic: Treats skin infections. Belongs to a class of drugs called antibiotics. Bactroban (mupirocin) is an antibacterial used to treat skin infections such a impetigo. ...Read more

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After the wound has been drained do you can you apply the bactriban ointment?

After the wound has been drained do you can you apply the bactriban ointment?

Yes: Assuming no allergies, yes, you can apply topical antibiotics to wounds. Best to keep clean. Bactroban is a brand of topical mupirocin (http://www. Drugs. Com/bactroban. Html). If wound becomes more red, painful or drains more pus, go see Family Doc for evaluation & treatment. ...Read more

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Can you use bactoban for mosquito bites?

Can you use bactoban for mosquito bites?

Agree w Dr. Gallant: Store aloe vera gel in the refrigerator and apply to affected area. Rub a basil leaf on the bite. It repels mosquitoes & has anti-inflammatory properties effect. Consider applying calamine lotion. Apply crushed ice or a cold pack. A 1 to 1 mix of water and baking soda is effective when applied to the lesions. You can take oral medications like Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or Chlorpheniramine for itching. ...Read more

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Why use bactroban (mupirocin) over bacitracin?

Depends: Bactroban (mupirocin) should only be used in an infection caused by mrsa. If not, mssa infections can convert into MRSA infections. ...Read more

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Is bactroban (mupirocin) suitable for children?

Yes: Bactroban (mupirocin) is a topical antiinfective medication that is suitable for use in children and adults. ...Read more

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What is bactroban (mupirocin) cream used to treat?

Bactroban (mupirocin): "Bactroban Nasal has been approved as an intranasally administered topical agent for the eradication of nasal colonization with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)" (ointment). See: http://www. Medilexicon. Com/drugs/bactroban_nasal_2.php ...Read more

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What's the active ingredient in bantron ("indian tobacco")?

What's the active ingredient in bantron ("indian tobacco")?

Lobelia plant: There is an alkaloid derived from this plant that is called lobeline, which has been used as a smoking cessation product for many years, but with pretty modest results. It is widely used in Europe and Russia, but there is evidence that both nicotine replacement therapy and the 2 main prescription medications (bupropion and varenicline) work better. Haven't had anybody using it recently. ...Read more

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Bactroban (mupirocin) cream expired a month ago. Still safe to use? Thanks

Yes, safe: Safe to use, wouldn't use for too much longer though as it risks being ineffective. ...Read more

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What is the maximum amount of time that bactroban (mupirocin) cream can be used for?

Bactroban (mupirocin) Cream: If your skin infection does not improve within 3-5 days of using bactroban, (mupirocin) or it becomes worse, notify your doctor. Prolonged use of bactroban, (mupirocin) as with other antibacterial products, may result in overgrowth of other microorganisms. ...Read more