• Brand Name: Bactroban Cream
  • Innovator Brand Name: Bactroban Cream
  • API: Mupirocin Calcium Cream
  • Packaging: Tube
  • Strength: 15 Gram
  • Manufacturer Name: GlaxoSmithKline
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Uses of medication: Mupirocin Cream, a topical antibiotic which is effective against the superficial skin infections such as folliculitis or impetigo. It is also be used to get rid of methicillin-resistant S. aureus (MRSA)

Dosage: Mupirocin is for topical use only. Certain amount of this cream should be applied, with the help of a cotton swab or the gauze pad, to the affected area three times in a day for 10 days. Treated area can be covered with the gauze dressing if desired.

Treatment reactions: The most commonly reported side effects of mupirocin cream include:

  • headache
  • rash
  • nausea

This cream can cause serious side effects, including:

  • hives
  • swelling of your lips face, mouth, or tongue
  • trouble breathing
  • dizziness
  • eye irritation
  • fast heartbeat
  • pounding in your chest
  • Type of diarrhea known as clostridium difficile-associated diarrhea (CDAD).

Warnings and Precautions

  • BACTROBAN cream should be used only as instructed by a doctor.
  • Avoid applying mupirocin cream concurrently with any other lotions, creams, or ointments.
  • This cream is not recommended for the intranasal, ophthalmic, or other mucosal use.
  • This cream should be avoided in those who carry known hypersensitivity to mupirocin or any of the excipients of the bactroban cream.
  • Avoid contact with the eyes. In an event of accidental contact, rinse properly with water.
  • Systemic allergic reactions such as anaphylaxis, angioedema, generalized rash and urticaria occured in patients treated with the BACTROBAN cream.
  • As with the other antibacterial products, the prolonged use of mupirocin cream can cause overgrowth of the non-susceptible microorganisms, including fungi.
  • In order to minimize the oral exposure of the drug to the children, a breast or nipple being treated with Bactroban Cream must be thoroughly washed before breastfeeding.
  • Avoid using the Bactroban Cream in the nose.
  • Interact with your doctor if your skin does not improve after 3-5 days of the treatment with Mupirocin cream.

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Storage: Mupirocin cream should be stored at the room temperature between 68°F to 77°F (20°C to 25°C). Do not try to freeze this cream.

Alternate Brands: Some available alternative of Mupirocin cream are given as follows:

  • T Bact Ointment 5gm (Glaxosmithkline Pharmaceuticals Ltd)
  • Mupimet Ointment 5gm (Fourrts India Laboratories Pvt Ltd)
  • Mupi Ointment 5gm (Hegde & Hegde Pharmaceutica Llp)
  • B Bact Ointment 5gm (Wallace Pharmaceuticals Ltd)
  • Mupinase Ointment 5gm (Cipla Ltd)

Availability in India: The Indian Pharma helps to connect buyers with suppliers who can ship MUPIROCIN Cream worldwide as per the buyer’s requirement. The Indian Pharma offers guarantee of quality as well delivery for the MUPIROCIN Cream.

Buying Procedure: For buying MUPIROCIN Cream, you just need to contact us at our Toll-free number +91 1800 889 1064 (8130290915) or Email–

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Conclusion: Mupirocin is an antibiotic used in order to treat skin surface infections. It is highly effective against the Staphylococcus and Streptococcus, and is utilized in order to control the methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus

Commonly Asked Questions

What is Mupirocin cream?

Mupirocin cream is a prescription medicine used on the skin (topical use) for treating certain skin infections caused by the bacteria called Streptococcus pyogenes and Staphylococcus aureus.

How does mupirocin work?

Mupirocin works by blocking a bacteria’s ability in order to make protein, which results in the bacterial death.

Which class of medication mupirocin is?

Mupirocin belongs to the carboxylic acid class of medications.

What is the active ingredient in BACTROBAN cream?

Mupirocin calcium is the active ingredient in the Bactroban cream.