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Dermurex Oint 5gm

By RYTUS THERAPEUTICS LTD
5g Ointment in Tube
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MRP 69.00
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Medical Description

Dermurex Ointment is a topical antibiotic used for the treatment of bacterial skin infections. It contains mupirocin as active ingredient. This Ointment works by inhibiting the growth and spread of in...
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ContainsMupirocin(2.0 %)
UsesBacterial skin infections
Side effectsApplication site reactions
ClassificationTOPICAL ANTIBIOTIC
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Uses of Dermurex 2 %

Dermurex Ointment is used to treat bacterial skin infections.

Contraindications of Dermurex 2 %

If you are allergic to mupirocin or any other ingredients of Dermurex Ointment.

Side effects of Dermurex 2 %

Application site reactions

Precautions and Warnings of Dermurex 2 %

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I apply Dermurex Ointment during pregnancy?
A:
Consult your doctor before using Dermurex Ointment during pregnancy as there is limited safety data available. In case you have been prescribed this medicine, avoid using it in larger skin areas for a prolonged duration.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I apply Dermurex Ointment while breastfeeding?
A:
Consult your doctor before using Dermurex Ointment while breastfeeding as limited safety data is available. If you are using it to treat a cracked nipple, wash thoroughly before feeding the baby. Avoid using it on the breast or areas near the breast or any large area of the body for a prolonged duration.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have applied Dermurex Ointment?
A:
Dermurex Ointment is a topical preparation and may not affect the driving ability or ability to handle machinery.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Dermurex Ointment?
A:
Avoid consuming alcohol as it may worsen the infection

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are applying Dermurex Ointment on a cut, open wounds, broken or damaged skin, or on a larger skin area.
  • You are also applying other topical medicines (Ointment, Ointment, lotion, etc).
  • Do not use this Ointment for a longer duration without proper medical guidance.
  • Avoid getting any medicine into your eyes, nose, mouth. In case of such exposure, you should wash the affected part thoroughly with water.

Mode of Action of Dermurex 2 %

How Does It Work?

Mupirocin works by preventing the growth of bacteria, eventually killing them and prohibiting them from making protein.

Directions for Use of Dermurex 2 %

  • Dermurex Ointment should be used as directed by your doctor.
  • It is meant for external use only.
  • Read the instructions on the label before use.
  • Clean the affected area and let it dry.
  • Apply it on a healthy skin surface free from cuts and wounds.
  • Wash your hands before and after using this Ointment unless your hands are the area to be treated.
  • In case your eyes come in contact with this medicine, rinse your eyes with clean water immediately.

Interactions of Dermurex 2 %

Interactions with other medicines

Since Dermurex Ointment is applied externally on the skin, thus it is less likely to interact with other medicines taken orally. However, it may interact with another topically applied Ointment, lotio...
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Storage and disposal of Dermurex 2 %

  • Store Dermurex Ointment at room temperature in a cool and dry place.
  • Protect it from direct sunlight, heat and moisture.
  • Do not freeze
  • Keep it away from children and pets.

Dosage of Dermurex 2 %

Overdose

As Dermurex Ointment is to be applied externally on the skin, cases of overdose are unlikely. However, upon accidental ingestion, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital. If you ...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed applying Dermurex Ointment, apply it as soon as possible. Do not over-apply this medicine to compensate for the missed application.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can Dermurex Ointment be used for fungal infections?

A: Dermurex Ointment is used to treat bacterial skin infections and may not be effective against fungal infections. Avoid self-medicating & consult a doctor before using any medicine.

Q: Does Dermurex Ointment contain a steroid?

A: No, Dermurex Ointment does not contain a steroid. It contains mupirocin, which is a topical antibiotic.
Product Details
Brand
DERMUREX
Country of Origin
India
Last Updated on: 10 May 2022 | 05:05 PM (IST)
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