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Bactroban Cream




Indications
Dosage
How Supplied

INDICATIONS

BACTROBAN® cream is indicated for the treatment of secondarily infected traumatic skin lesions (up to 10 cm in length or 100 cm² in area) due to susceptible isolates of Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus) and Streptococcus pyogenes (S. pyogenes).

DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION

  • For Topical Use Only.
  • Apply a small amount of BACTROBAN cream, with a cotton swab or gauze pad, to the affected area 3 times daily for 10 days.
  • Cover the treated area with gauze dressing if desired.
  • Re-evaluate patients not showing a clinical response within 3 to 5 days.
  • BACTROBAN cream is not for intranasal, ophthalmic, or other mucosal use [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS].
  • Do not apply BACTROBAN cream concurrently with any other lotions, creams or ointments [see CLINICAL PHARMACOLOGY].

HOW SUPPLIED

Dosage Forms And Strengths

BACTROBAN cream is a white cream that contains 2.15% w/w mupirocin calcium (equivalent to 2% mupirocin free acid) in an oil- and water-based emulsion supplied in 15-gram and 30-gram tubes.

Storage And Handling

BACTROBAN cream, 2% is supplied in 15-gram and 30-gram tubes.

BACTROBAN cream is a white cream that contains 2.15% w/w mupirocin calcium (equivalent to 2% mupirocin free acid) in an oil- and water-based emulsion.

NDC 0029-1527-22 (15-gram tube)
NDC 0029-1527-25 (30-gram tube)

Store at or below 25°C (77°F). Do not freeze.

GlaxoSmithKline, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709. Revised: December 2015

This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

Last reviewed on RxList: 2/11/2016

Indications
Dosage
How Supplied

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