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How to pronounce mupirocin
What is mupirocin used for?
Mupirocin It is an antibiotic that prevents the growth of bacteria on the skin. Mupirocin topical (for application to the skin) used to treat skin infections such as impetigo (IM-pe-TYE-go) or “staph” infection of the skin. Mupirocin may be relevant is used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
What does mupirocin eliminate?
Mupirocin works to murder bacteria that cause your infection. These include strains of Staphylococcus aureus and Streptococcus pyogenes. Mupirocin stops the growth of bacteria.
What antibiotic is mupirocin?
Mupirocin an antibacterial ointment used to treat impetigo and secondary skin infections caused by Staphylococcus aureus and Streptococcus pyogenes. Mupirocinformerly called pseudomonic acid A, 1, is a new antibacterial agent with a unique chemical structure and mechanism of action different from others antibiotic agents.