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Mupirocin (Bactroban) Summary

Description: A topically used antibiotic from a strain of Pseudomonas fluorescens. It has shown excellent activity against gram-positive staphylococci and streptococci. The antibiotic is used primarily for the treatment of primary and secondary skin disorders, nasal infections, and wound healing.

Also Known As: Bactroban; BRL-4910A; Mupirocin, 14C-Labeled; Mupirocin, Calcium Salt (2:1); Mupirocin, Calcium Salt (2:1), Dihydrate; Mupirocin, Lithium Salt; Mupirocin, Sodium Salt; Pseudomonic Acid A; 14C-Labeled Mupirocin; Acid, Pseudomonic; BRL 4910A; BRL4910A; Mupirocin, 14C Labeled; Pseudomonic Acid; Nonanoic acid, 9-((3-methyl-1-oxo-4-(tetrahydro-3,4-dihydroxy-5-((3-(2-hydroxy-1-methylpropyl)oxiranyl)methyl)-2H-pyran-2-yl)-2-butenyl)oxy)-, (2S-(2alpha(E),3beta,4beta,5alpha(2R*,3R*(1R*,2R*))))-

Networked: 446 relevant articles (93 outcomes, 105 trials/studies) for this Drug

Key Diseases for which Mupirocin is Relevant

  1. Infection : 51 outcomes 63 studies in 281 results
  2. Impetigo : 9 outcomes 9 studies in 34 results
  3. Peritonitis : 8 outcomes 16 studies in 43 results
  4. Wound Infection (Wound Infections) : 7 outcomes 6 studies in 20 results
  5. Wounds and Injuries (Trauma) : 6 outcomes 6 studies in 44 results
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Drugs Related to Mupirocin

  1. Mupirocin (Bactroban)
  2. Vancomycin
  3. Rifampin (Rifampicin)
  4. Erythromycin (Erycette)
  5. Fusidic Acid (Fucithalmic)
  6. Gentamicins (Gentamicin)
  7. Methicillin (Metin)
  8. Erythromycin Ethylsuccinate (E-Mycin E)
  9. Chlorhexidine
  10. Cephalexin (Cefalexin)
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Therapies Related to Mupirocin

  1. Catheters
  2. Peritoneal Dialysis
  3. Transplants (Transplant)
  4. Renal Dialysis (Hemodialysis)
  5. Topical Administration
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