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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1 answer • 19 Nov 2009
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 ...
0 answers • 27 Jun 2011
... did you contact? My ins. will only cover 80% and I do not have any way to cover the remaining 20%.
0 answers • 28 Dec 2012
What is the name of the over the counter medicine. mupirocin?
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