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Is mupirocin topical taken nasally an appropriate treatment for klebsiella skin infection?

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Dr. Michael Ein
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: No

Mupericin(bactroban) is used to treat staphylococcus aureus and streptococcal impetigo.
It is not used for klebsiella infections that require oral or intravenous antibiotic treatment.

In brief: No

Mupericin(bactroban) is used to treat staphylococcus aureus and streptococcal impetigo.
It is not used for klebsiella infections that require oral or intravenous antibiotic treatment.
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