mupirocin topical (cont.)
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What happens if I miss a dose (Bactroban)?
Apply the missed dose as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the dose you missed and apply only the regular amount of mupirocin topical. Do not use a double dose of this medication unless otherwise directed by your doctor.
What happens if I overdose (Bactroban)?
An overdose of mupirocin topical is rare. Consult a doctor if you suspect an overdose. No symptoms of an overdose are known.
If mupirocin topical gets in your eyes or mouth, rinse with water.
If mupirocin topical is ingested, consult a poison control center.
What should I avoid while using mupirocin topical (Bactroban)?
Avoid using other topical preparations on the same area at the same time unless directed to do so by your doctor.
What other drugs will affect mupirocin topical (Bactroban)?
Other topical medications may change the way that your skin absorbs mupirocin topical. Avoid using other products on the same area at the same time unless directed to do so by your doctor.
Where can I get more information?
Your pharmacist has additional information about mupirocin topical written for health professionals that you may read.
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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