mupirocin nasal (cont.)
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What happens if I miss a dose (Bactroban)?
Use the medication as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and use the medicine at the next regularly scheduled time. Do not use extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
What happens if I overdose (Bactroban)?
Seek emergency medical attention if you think you have used too much of this medicine.
An overdose of mupirocin nasal is not expected to produce life-threatening symptoms.
What should I avoid while taking mupirocin nasal (Bactroban)?
Avoid getting this medication in your eyes. If this does happen, rinse with water.
Do not use other nasal medications at the same time you apply mupirocin nasal.
What other drugs will affect mupirocin nasal (Bactroban)?
There may be other drugs that can interact with mupirocin nasal. Tell your doctor about all the prescription and over-the-counter medications you use. This includes vitamins, minerals, herbal products, and drugs prescribed by other doctors. Do not start using a new medication without telling your doctor.
Where can I get more information?
Your pharmacist can provide more information about mupirocin nasal.
Report Problems to the Food and Drug Administration
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
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