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Bactroban Nasal Ointment 2% 3g 5 tube.
Generic name: Mupirocin calcium hydrate
Manufactured by: GlaxoSmithKline
Effects of this medicine
This medicine inhibits bacterial protein synthesis and exhibits antibacterial activity by inhibiting the production of RNA synthetase. It eradicates methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in the nasal cavity by intranasal application.
It is usually used to prevent the development of disease in infected patients and transmission by eradicating MRSA through administration of this medicine to immune-compromised patients (compromised patients) with MRSA in their nasal cavities, inpatients who cannot be isolated from compromised patients, and health-care professionals who have contact with compromised patients.
Before using this medicine, be sure to tell your doctor and pharmacist
If you have previously experienced any allergic reactions (itch, rash, etc.) to any medicines.
If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
If you are taking any other medicinal products. (Some medicines may interact to enhance or diminish medicinal effects. Beware of over-the-counter medicines and dietary supplements as well as other prescription medicines.)
Dosing schedule (How to take this medicine)
Your dosing schedule must be prescribed by your doctor.
In general, apply an appropriate amount of this medicine in the both nasal cavities 3 times a day. Strictly follow the instructions.
Take an small bean-sized amount of this medicine from the tube using the tip of cotton swab, apply it in one nasal cavity, and apply the same amount in the other. Next, massage the wings of the nose to spread this medicine evenly after application.
If you have nasal discharge, apply this medicine after blowing your nose.
Do not apply the medicine to your eyes. Avoid contact with the eyes.
Do not apply the medicine to areas other than nasal cavity (boil, eczema, bedsore, etc).
Do not share the same tube with others.
Take measures to prevent MRSA infection, such as gargling and hand-wash.
If you miss a dose, apply the missed dose as soon as possible. Then follow your regular dosing schedule. You should never apply two doses at one time.
If you accidentally apply more than your prescribed dose, consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
Do not stop applying this medicine unless your doctor instructs you to do so.
Precautions while taking this medicine
Possible adverse reactions to this medicine
The most commonly reported adverse reactions include rhinitis and nasal discharge. If any of these symptoms occur, consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
The symptoms described below are rarely seen as initial symptoms of the adverse reactions indicated in brackets. If any of these symptoms occur, stop taking this medicine and see your doctor immediately.
No pertinent entries.
The above symptoms do not describe all the adverse reactions to this medicine. Consult with your doctor or pharmacist if you notice any symptoms of concern other than those listed above.
Storage conditions and other information
Keep out of reach of children. Store away from direct sunlight and heat.
Discard the remainder. Do not store them.
For healthcare professional use only.
For further information, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.
Ingredients and dosage form
Product specifications, appearance and package content are subject to change without prior notice.
Description of the medical drugs is not intended for prescribing treatment without the involvement of a physician.