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Is it ok to use bactroban nasal ointment if i'm not sure if my nose is colonized with staph?

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Dr. Vasu Brown
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In brief: Ok if needed

Bactroban (mupirocin) kills MRSA and is very good if you have issues of breathing or using this to kill mrsa.
Do not use if u do not need this. For prevention of infection use just Normal Saline as a nebs or few drops to nostril to open up congested sinus.

In brief: Ok if needed

Bactroban (mupirocin) kills MRSA and is very good if you have issues of breathing or using this to kill mrsa.
Do not use if u do not need this. For prevention of infection use just Normal Saline as a nebs or few drops to nostril to open up congested sinus.
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