Mupirocin Ointment

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Mupirocin Ointment

Mupirocin Ointment

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from most amazing product my son/dog was diagnosed myelopathy his back paws would drag and bleed mupirocin is like neosporin times a 100 strength i swear his scraps healed in two days its the most amazing product. my daughter had a few dry spots on her back and she was losing her hair i rubbed little on for 4 days her hair started growing back i highly recommend this product
Date published: 2013-12-20
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Questions

Is bactroban for humans and bactoderm for dogs?

Asked by: Jenna
Correct. Bactroban® is a brand name mupirocin 2% ointment, manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline, labeled for human use. Bactoderm® is brand name mupirocin 2% ointment, manufactured by Pfizer Animal Health, labeled for use on dogs. Both products are prescription medications and should be only used by the dog/human that they were prescribed to.
Answered by: Joshua T
Date published: 2020-04-06

Can humans use this cream 

Asked by: KobeGoat
Yes, it’s the exact same product made by the same manufacturer. 
Answered by: Amanda
Date published: 2019-09-17

Can I use mupriosin and saline mixed in my dogs ear infections.

Asked by: Tankyboy
Mupirocin is an antibiotic ointment used for the treatment of canine bacterial infections of the skin. Do not use in the ear unless a veterinarian has prescribed it for the pet's condition.
Answered by: Lisa M
Date published: 2019-07-14

Why does it help my psoriasis

Asked by: Dh1952
Mupirocin is an antibiotic ointment used for the treatment of canine bacterial infections of the skin. These skin infections can include superficial pyoderma, caused by susceptible strains of Staphylococcus aureus and Staphylococcus intermedius.
Answered by: Lisa M
Date published: 2019-04-30

How long does it take to work?

Asked by: Rocio
The bacteria are normally cleared from your furry baby's skin within 10 days of starting treatment. Do not use for more than 10 days. If your furry baby's skin condition does not improve within 3 to 5 days, see your doctor.
Answered by: Cherley Petmeds Pro
Date published: 2019-04-16

Can this be used in the dogs ear for fungal and ear infection

Asked by: Koa Koa
This product is formulated to treat skin infections and Inhibits the growth of bacteria on the skin. Please consult with your veterinarian so he/she can prescribe the appropriate prescription for your furry baby.
Answered by: Cherley Petmeds Pro
Date published: 2019-04-08

Can humans use it ?

Asked by: Lola2001
Yes, I was prescribed Mupirocin also for askin infection. 
Answered by: aDMVgirl
Date published: 2020-02-18

Can this ointment be used on a bacterial sore that my dog chewed till it was bleeding so it's an open sore? Or is there something better to use?

Asked by: Meree23
Thank you for your question. Yes, if prescribed by DVM
Answered by: Crystal RPTechnician
Date published: 2018-12-05
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What is Mupirocin Ointment?

Mupirocin is an antibiotic ointment used for the treatment of canine bacterial infections of the skin. These skin infections can include superficial pyoderma, caused by susceptible strains of Staphylococcus aureus and Staphylococcus intermedius. Mupirocin requires a prescription from your veterinarian.

For:

Dogs

Benefits:

  • Helps to treat skin infections
  • Inhibits the growth of bacteria on the skin

How it Works:

Mupirocin is an antimicrobial agent that inhibits the growth of gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria.

Cautions:

Mupirocin ointment should not be used for more than 30 days.

Brand Name:

Bactroban, Centany, Bactoderm

Generic Name:

mupirocin ointment

What is the most important information I should know about Mupirocin Ointment:

Mupirocin Ointment is FDA approved for treating topical infections in dogs caused by susceptible strains of bacteria. Use this medication for the full amount of time prescribed by your veterinarian. Your pet's symptoms may improve before the infection is completely healed. Avoid getting this medication in the pet's eyes, nose, or mouth. Mupirocin Ointment is available by prescription as 2% strength in a 22 gm tube. The usual dose of Mupirocin Ointment is to apply on the dog 2 times a day.

What is Mupirocin Ointment:

Mupirocin Ointment is an antibiotic medication used on dogs which treats bacterial infections such as pyoderma and abscesses. Mupirocin Ointment may also be used for purposes other than those listed.

What should I discuss with my veterinarian before using Mupirocin Ointment on my pet:

Tell your veterinarian if your pet has had an allergic reaction to Mupirocin Ointment in the past. The safe use in pregnant or breeding animals has not been determined.

How should this medication be used:

Use Mupirocin Ointment exactly as directed by your veterinarian. If you do not understand these directions, ask your pharmacist or veterinarian to explain them to you. Always wash your hands before and after applying this medication. Clean and dry the affected area first. Mupirocin Ointment is applied to the affected area 2 times a day. Apply a sufficient amount to completely cover the affected area. Treatment should not exceed 30 days. Avoid getting the medication in the pet's eyes, nose, or mouth. Store Mupirocin Ointment at room temperature. Keep out of the reach of children

What happens if I miss a dose:

Apply the missed dose as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for the next regularly scheduled dose, skip the missed dose and apply the next one as directed. Do not use a double dose unless directed to by your veterinarian.

What happens if I overdose the pet:

An overdose of Mupirocin Ointment is unlikely to occur. If an overdose is suspected, seek emergency veterinary medical treatment.

What should I avoid while applying Mupirocin Ointment:

Because of the potential hazard of nephrotoxicity due to the polyethylene glycol content of the product base, care should be exercised when using this product in treating extensive deep lesions where absorption of large quantities of polyethylene glycol is possible.

What are the possible side effects of Mupirocin Ointment:

Side effects are rare. If a skin reaction such as irritation should occur, treatment should be stopped and your veterinarian should be contacted. Side effects other than those listed may occur. Talk to your veterinarian about any side effect that seems unusual or bothersome to the animal.

What other drugs will affect Mupirocin Ointment:

Avoid applying other topical medications at the same time unless told to by the veterinarian. Other topical medications may affect the absorption or effectiveness of Mupirocin Ointment.

Where can I get more information:

Your pharmacist has additional information about Mupirocin Ointment for health professionals that you may read. Call your veterinarian for medical advice about any side effects to your pet. You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

Mupirocin Directions:

  • Apply Mupirocin to the affected area two times a day. Do not use on cats.
Tip:

Avoid getting this medication in the pet's eyes, nose, or mouth. Use this medication for the full amount of time prescribed by your veterinarian, even if your pet appears to be better. Symptoms may improve before the infection is completely healed.

Mupirocin Dosage:

Mupirocin Dosage for Dogs
Weight Dosage
All weights Apply to the affected area 2 times a day.
Mupirocin Dosage for Cats
Cats
Do not use!
Mupirocin Dosage for Horses
Horses
Do not use!

Storage:

Store this product at room temperature.

Mupirocin Ingredients:

Mupirocin
Active Ingredient Amount
Mupirocin 2%

What is Mupirocin Ointment?

Mupirocin is an antibiotic ointment used for the treatment of canine bacterial infections of the skin. These skin infections can include superficial pyoderma, caused by susceptible strains of Staphylococcus aureus and Staphylococcus intermedius. Mupirocin requires a prescription from your veterinarian.

For:

Dogs

Benefits:

  • Helps to treat skin infections
  • Inhibits the growth of bacteria on the skin

How it Works:

Mupirocin is an antimicrobial agent that inhibits the growth of gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria.

Cautions:

Mupirocin ointment should not be used for more than 30 days.

Brand Name:

Bactroban, Centany, Bactoderm

Generic Name:

mupirocin ointment

What is the most important information I should know about Mupirocin Ointment:

Mupirocin Ointment is FDA approved for treating topical infections in dogs caused by susceptible strains of bacteria. Use this medication for the full amount of time prescribed by your veterinarian. Your pet's symptoms may improve before the infection is completely healed. Avoid getting this medication in the pet's eyes, nose, or mouth. Mupirocin Ointment is available by prescription as 2% strength in a 22 gm tube. The usual dose of Mupirocin Ointment is to apply on the dog 2 times a day.

What is Mupirocin Ointment:

Mupirocin Ointment is an antibiotic medication used on dogs which treats bacterial infections such as pyoderma and abscesses. Mupirocin Ointment may also be used for purposes other than those listed.

What should I discuss with my veterinarian before using Mupirocin Ointment on my pet:

Tell your veterinarian if your pet has had an allergic reaction to Mupirocin Ointment in the past. The safe use in pregnant or breeding animals has not been determined.

How should this medication be used:

Use Mupirocin Ointment exactly as directed by your veterinarian. If you do not understand these directions, ask your pharmacist or veterinarian to explain them to you. Always wash your hands before and after applying this medication. Clean and dry the affected area first. Mupirocin Ointment is applied to the affected area 2 times a day. Apply a sufficient amount to completely cover the affected area. Treatment should not exceed 30 days. Avoid getting the medication in the pet's eyes, nose, or mouth. Store Mupirocin Ointment at room temperature. Keep out of the reach of children

What happens if I miss a dose:

Apply the missed dose as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for the next regularly scheduled dose, skip the missed dose and apply the next one as directed. Do not use a double dose unless directed to by your veterinarian.

What happens if I overdose the pet:

An overdose of Mupirocin Ointment is unlikely to occur. If an overdose is suspected, seek emergency veterinary medical treatment.

What should I avoid while applying Mupirocin Ointment:

Because of the potential hazard of nephrotoxicity due to the polyethylene glycol content of the product base, care should be exercised when using this product in treating extensive deep lesions where absorption of large quantities of polyethylene glycol is possible.

What are the possible side effects of Mupirocin Ointment:

Side effects are rare. If a skin reaction such as irritation should occur, treatment should be stopped and your veterinarian should be contacted. Side effects other than those listed may occur. Talk to your veterinarian about any side effect that seems unusual or bothersome to the animal.

What other drugs will affect Mupirocin Ointment:

Avoid applying other topical medications at the same time unless told to by the veterinarian. Other topical medications may affect the absorption or effectiveness of Mupirocin Ointment.

Where can I get more information:

Your pharmacist has additional information about Mupirocin Ointment for health professionals that you may read. Call your veterinarian for medical advice about any side effects to your pet. You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

Mupirocin Directions:

  • Apply Mupirocin to the affected area two times a day. Do not use on cats.
Tip:

Avoid getting this medication in the pet's eyes, nose, or mouth. Use this medication for the full amount of time prescribed by your veterinarian, even if your pet appears to be better. Symptoms may improve before the infection is completely healed.

Mupirocin Dosage:

Mupirocin Dosage for Dogs
Weight Dosage
All weights Apply to the affected area 2 times a day.
Mupirocin Dosage for Cats
Cats
Do not use!
Mupirocin Dosage for Horses
Horses
Do not use!

Storage:

Store this product at room temperature.

Mupirocin Ingredients:

Mupirocin
Active Ingredient Amount
Mupirocin 2%