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.

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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...

What is bactroban (mupirocin) in nystatin cream used for?

Preventing bacteria. Bactroban contains mupirocin, an antibiotic. Mupirocin prevents bacteria from growing on your skin. Bactroban is used to treat infections of the skin such as impetigo. Read more...