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Mupirocin - I was given this cream to go on a dog bite..Will it help?

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21 Mar 2012

Mupirocin is an antibiotic. It comes in the form of a skin ointment, a skin cream, and a nasal ointment.

The skin products are used to treat various skin infections, it could prevent spread to bacterial injections.

However please do double check it with a pharmacist/doc, take care.

Best wishes!

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