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Bactroban Cream Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is mupirocin topical (Bactroban Cream)?
- What are the possible side effects of mupirocin topical (Bactroban Cream)?
- What is the most important information I should know about mupirocin topical (Bactroban Cream)?
- Who should not use mupirocin topical (Bactroban Cream)?
- How should I use mupirocin topical (Bactroban Cream)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Bactroban Cream)?
- What happens if I overdose (Bactroban Cream)?
- What should I avoid while using mupirocin topical (Bactroban Cream)?
- What other drugs will affect mupirocin topical (Bactroban Cream)?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose (Bactroban Cream)?
Apply the missed dose as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the dose you missed and apply only the regular amount of mupirocin topical. Do not use a double dose of this medication unless otherwise directed by your doctor.
What happens if I overdose (Bactroban Cream)?
An overdose of mupirocin topical is rare. Consult a doctor if you suspect an overdose. No symptoms of an overdose are known.
If mupirocin topical gets in your eyes or mouth, rinse with water.
If mupirocin topical is ingested, consult a poison control center.
What should I avoid while using mupirocin topical (Bactroban Cream)?
Avoid using other topical preparations on the same area at the same time unless directed to do so by your doctor.
What other drugs will affect mupirocin topical (Bactroban Cream)?
Other topical medications may change the way that your skin absorbs mupirocin topical. Avoid using other products on the same area at the same time unless directed to do so by your doctor.
Where can I get more information?
Your pharmacist has additional information about mupirocin topical written for health professionals that you may read.
Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use this medication only for the indication prescribed.
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