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Mupivate Tube Of 3gm Ointment
Mupivate Tube Of 3gm Ointment
Mupivate Tube Of 3gm Ointment
Mupivate Tube Of 3gm Ointment
Mupivate Tube Of 3gm Ointment

Mupivate Tube Of 3gm Ointment

By ALKEM LABORATORIES LTD
3g Ointment in Tube
70.00*
MRP 100.00
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Mupivate 2 %W/W Description

Mupivate cream is an antibiotic medicine containing mupirocin as its active ingredient. Mupivate cream is used for the treatment of bacterial skin infections. It works by interfering with protein and

RNA synthesis in bacterial cells. It helps in relieving symptoms such as rashes, swelling, redness, pain, pus and itching that are commonly associated with skin infection. The dose, frequency and duration of the treatment with the Mupivate cream will be decided by your doctor after assessing your condition.

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Product Summary

Offer Price₹70.00
You Save₹30.00 (30% on MRP)
ContainsMupirocin(2.0 %W/W)
UsesBacterial skin infections
Side effectsredness, itching, rash
TherapyTOPICAL ANTIBIOTIC
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uses

Uses of Mupivate 2 %W/W

Mupivate cream is used in the treatment of bacterial skin infections.
contraindications

Contraindications of Mupivate 2 %W/W

  • If you are allergic to this medicine or any other ingredients of Mupivate cream.
  • If you are suffering from any kidney problems.
sideEffects

Side effects of Mupivate 2 %W/W

Burning Stinging Itching Pain
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Mupivate 2 %W/W

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I use Mupivate cream during pregnancy?
A:
Mupivate cream has to be applied on topical surfaces and the quantities which might get absorbed from the skin are too little. Thus, the chances of any effect in pregnancy are low. However, the Mupivate cream should only be used if prescribed by your doctor. If prescribed, do not use this cream on larger skin areas for a prolonged period.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I use Mupivate cream while breastfeeding?
A:
A very low amount of the components of this medicine is known to pass through the breastmilk of the nursing mother. However, limited information is available on the effects of this medicine on newborns. Hence, it is not recommended for use in nursing mothers unless recommended by the doctor.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have used Mupivate cream?
A:
Mupivate cream is meant for external use on the skin. Thus, it may not affect the ability to drive or handle machinery.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol if I have used Mupivate cream?
A:
There is limited information about the effects of Mupivate cream with alcohol. However, avoid consuming alcohol in excess.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You do not feel that your symptoms have improved after using Mupivate cream for 7-days.
  • Do not apply Mupivate cream close to your eyes, mouth, nose or on broken/damaged skin.
  • If the eyes or mouth comes in contact with cream, rinse thoroughly with water.
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Mode of Action of Mupivate 2 %W/W

How Does It Work?

Mupirocin in the Mupivate cream works by interfering with protein and RNA synthesis in bacterial cells. Thus, kills and prevents the growth of bacteria as protein and RNA is vital for the multiplicati...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Mupivate 2 %W/W

  • Use Mupivate cream as directed by your doctor.
  • This cream is meant for external use only.
  • Read the instructions on the label before use.
  • Clean the affected area and let it dry.
  • Apply the cream on a healthy skin surface free from cuts and wounds.
  • You may cover the treated area with a bandage.
  • Wash your hands before and after using this medicine 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

Interactions of Mupivate 2 %W/W

Interactions with other medicines

Since Mupivate cream is meant for external application, it is less likely to interact with other medicines. However, tell the doctor if you are taking any other medicines, herbal preparations and supp...
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storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Mupivate 2 %W/W

  • Store Mupivate cream at room temperature.
  • Protect it from direct sunlight, heat and moisture.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Mupivate 2 %W/W

Overdose

As Mupivate cream 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 hav...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed applying Mupivate cream, 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: How to use Mupivate cream?

A: Use Mupivate cream as instructed by the doctor. Clean and dry the affected area, then apply the cream and gently massage. You may cover the treated area with a bandage. Wash your hands before and after using this cream unless your hands are the area to be treated.

Q: Are there any special precautions to take while using Mupivate cream?

A: Exercise caution while using Mupivate cream for treating skin with any open wounds. Do not use around eyes or nose. Don't apply for more than 10-days unless prescribed by your doctor. If used for long, you may develop a yeast infection.

Q: What is the composition of Mupivate cream?

A: Mupivate cream contains mupirocin as its active ingredient.

Q: Can Mupivate cream be used on the face?

A: Mupivate cream can be used on the face if needed, exactly as prescribed by the doctor. Avoid getting it in the eyes, mouth or nose.
Product Details
Brand
MUPIVATE
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
29/06/2022
Last Updated on: 23 Feb 2022 | 09:09 AM (IST)
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