7 Sep 2009
It is advisable to use it as your doctor prescribed.
Mole removal opens the skin and there is risk of infection.
Mupirocin is an antibiotic. It prevents bacteria from growing on your skin, and will prevent an infection from happening on the open skin (site of mole removal).
- Mupirocin Information for Consumers
- Mupirocin Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Mupirocin (detailed)
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as with other people my ins. co. doesn't cover it
Is there another medication that does the same thing that my insurance may cover or is there some type of "code" my Dr should use to cover ...
The mole is as the level of the skin, and has a diameter of less than 1mm, it's dark brown. Can tretinoin be helpful as it promotes skin growth?