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Can mupirocin cream be used for bed sores?

Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on April 6, 2023.

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If a bed sore is infected, topical mupirocin or other oral antibiotics may be prescribed.

A bed sore / pressure sore requires specialist medical attention. Self diagnosis and or treatment is not recommended.

For more information see:
https://www.drugs.com/health-guide/bedsores-decubitus-ulcers.html
https://www.drugs.com/cg/pressure-injury.html

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