Active Ingredient(s): Mupirocin
FDA Approved: * December 31, 1987
Category: Antibiotics

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

Bactroban Overview

Mupirocin, sold under the brand name Bactroban among others, is a topical antibiotic useful against superficial skin infections such as impetigo or folliculitis.[3][4][5] It may also be used to get rid of methicillin-resistant S. aureus (MRSA) when present in the nose without symptoms.[4] Due to concerns of developing resistance, use for greater than ten days is not recommended.[5] It is used as a cream or ointmen...

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What is Betametasona Clotrimazol Gentamicina cream used for?

I live in San Antonio, Texas. Is this cream available in the States? Is it SAFE? ## @ERQ, The combination of Betametasona + Clotrimazol + Gentamicina is marketed towards treating various skin conditions such as pain, inflammation, itching, bacterial/fungal infections, etc. From what I've seen mentioned in another thread here, this cream is allegedly available with your doctor's prescription here in the US. However further reports suggest that it costs only a fraction of the price down in Mexico for the same ointment (i.e. $30 in the US and less than $2 in Mexico). Given this information, my suggestion would be to just get it prescribed in the US since the cost of driving to Mexico and back from Texas is probably a lot more than the difference you'd end up saving in the price...

vaginal yeast infection. and is gelmicin betametasona cream

is gelmicin brtametasona clotrimazol used for any vaginal iritation or swollen in that area ## Hello, Nancy! How are you? It would be best not to use anything for vaginal use that hasn't been specifically formulated for such use. Doing so could cause more issues, according to the FDA, such as infections, skin redness, irritation, spotting, and allergic reactions. Did your doctor tell you to take this? ## I used Gelmicin for my vaginal itching.. I had no odor or yeast or discharge just itching. and it has helped a 100 %, A friend of mine who is a Dr. in Mexico told me it was good to use it as vaginal cream.. I totally recommend it.. ## Marcy... Iv used it for 15 yrs and it really works.... Im a dietberic n it helps my yeast infections, and on cuts burns ulsers bug bites ext... Iv use...

bactoban 2% ointment

topical antibacterial ointment ## what are the uses for this ointment? especially after a hip surgery. ## Bactroban (Generic: Mupirocin) is used as a topical treatment for bacterial skin infections, for example, furuncle, impetigo, open wounds etc. More details about this medication are available at: Do you have any other quesitons or information to add? Please post back if you do...


Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Cream: 2%
  • Cream, Augmented: 2%
  • Ointment: 2%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Bactroban: (12 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0029-1525 Bactroban 20 mg/g Topical Ointment by Glaxosmithkline LLC
  • 0029-1526 Bactroban 20 mg/g Topical Ointment by Glaxosmithkline LLC
  • 0029-1527 Bactroban 20 mg/g Topical Cream by Glaxosmithkline LLC
  • 16590-028 Bactroban 20 mg/g Topical Cream by Stat Rx USA LLC
  • 35356-468 Bactroban 20 mg/g Topical Ointment by Lake Erie Medical Dba Quality Care Products LLC
  • 49999-521 Bactroban 21.5 mg/g Topical Cream by Lake Erie Medical & Surgical Supply Dba Quality Care Products LLC
  • 52125-795 Bactroban 21.5 mg/g Topical Cream by Remedyrepack Inc.
  • 54868-4325 Bactroban 20 mg/g Topical Ointment by Physicians Total Care, Inc.
  • 54868-4642 Bactroban 20 mg/g Topical Cream by Physicians Total Care, Inc.
  • 55154-4522 Bactroban 20 mg/g Topical Ointment by Cardinal Health
  • 63379-002 Bactroban 20 mg/g Topical Ointment by Glaxo Opoerations Uk Ltd
  • 63379-008 Bactroban 20 mg/g Topical Cream by Glaxo Operations Uk Ltd

Other drugs which contain Mupirocin or a similar ingredient: (2 results)

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