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Bactroban 5gm is an antibiotic ointment used to treat certain skin infections such as impetigo (red sores), recurring boils, and infected hair follicles. These infections are generally caused by bacteria. This medicine stops the growth of infection-causing bacteria on your skin by inhibiting necessary proteins recruited for their survival. You should use it regularly as long as it is prescribed.
Bactroban 5gm contains Mupirocin as an active component. It is a unique antimicrobial agent that kills the bacteria that cause skin infection. This medicine prevents the synthesis of essential proteins that are necessary for the growth and survival of the bacteria. Thus, it helps to prevent bacteria from causing skin infection and stops them from spreading.
Bactroban 5gm ointment is meant for external use only. It should be applied only to the affected area as per the dosage and schedules as advised by your doctor or dermatologist. In order to get the most benefits from this medicine use it regularly and preferably at the same time each day. Apply a thin layer of it after washing and drying your affected skin area. Do not coat a thick layer and never use it in a larger amount. Applying it more often or for a longer duration than directed should be avoided. You should avoid its contact with your eyes, nose, or mouth. Rinse it off with water if you accidentally apply it on these parts. Do not use this medicine on injury or wounds. If you have any previous history of allergy to it or any other medicines, you should consult a doctor before using it.
Here are some most common side effects of Bactroban 5gm, If they persist for long or causes strong difficulty you should consult a doctor soon.
Burning or tingling sensation
Swelling of the treated skin
Increased oozing at the infection site
Server allergic reaction