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Mupiderm Ointment

Mupiderm Ointment Mupirocin 2% w/w -10 gm tube –

What Is Mupirocin?

It is an antibiotic that works by stopping or preventing the growth of bacteria. It is available on Drugstore Nigeria, Nigeria’s Largest Online Pharmacy.

What Is Mupirocin Used For?

It can be used in the treatment of skin infections, 

Side Effects

Possible but rare side effects of using Mupirocin include; Mild/severe burning or stinging, severe intestinal condition, persistent diarrhea, stomach pain, and blood in your stool. If you experience any of these, consult your doctor and avoid using the opioid or anti-diarrhea medication as these may worsen the condition.

Allergic reactions are rare but include any of the following; Rash, itching, swelling, dizziness, or breathing difficulty.

How should Muciprocin be used?

The ointment should be applied to the affected areas of the skin.


Ensure you inform your doctor of any allergies you have, medications you’re on, and a detailed medical history especially if you suffer from kidney disease. 

If you’re considering going in for surgery, getting pregnant, or you’re breastfeeding, seek medical advice before using this ointment.

Can I Use Mupirocin On Cuts And Wounds?

Mupirocin can be used in the treatment of infected cuts and wounds, but these wounds should be cleaned before use. 

How Long Does Mupirocin Take To Work?

You should notice an improvement in your skin condition in about 4-5 days. If the condition remains the same after 10 days, consult your doctor for further prescription.

Can I Use Mupirocin On My Face?

Mupirocin can be applied to the skin, but you should avoid using it around the eyes, nose, or mouth. 

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