21 Mar 2010
Yes, it can
All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor, side effects. Check with your doctor if any of these most COMMON side effects persist or become bothersome when using Mupirocin Ointment:
Burning; pain; stinging.
Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur when using Mupirocin Ointment:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); severe irritation; severe itching."
- Mupirocin Information for Consumers
- Mupirocin Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Mupirocin (detailed)
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... cystic acne and since i have had clear skin with the few usual pimples. Right now i have a few little pimples on my face and I am a little ...
2 answers • 27 Jan 2010
Couldn't afford mupirocin need to no what I can buy over counter jus as good?
1 answer • 9 Oct 2011
I consulted doctors who advised me to take different antibiotics like cephalexin (sporidex af375), lynx-500 and augmentin and also ayurvedic syrup ...
2 answers • 6 Feb 2012
Whole body is getting small pimples like. There is no skin specialist in our area. Please help me.
2 answers • 20 Jul 2012
Do you wash the site before and in between each application?
1 answer • 8 Feb 2013