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."
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Dermatologist assures me it is otc.
Couldn't afford mupirocin need to no what I can buy over counter jus as good?
Whole body is getting small pimples like. There is no skin specialist in our area. Please help me.
Do you wash the site before and in between each application?