Yes, Altabax (retapamulin) can be used to treat boils.
Altabax is a topical (applied to the skin) antibiotic that fights bacteria on the skin. It is used to treat an infection called impetigo. Impetigo usually affects the nose, lips, or other areas of the face, but it may also affect other areas of the body.
- Altabax Information for Consumers
- Altabax Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Altabax (detailed)
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