mupirocin


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mupirocin

n mupirocina
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(2-4) Emergence of Mupirocin resistance has been reported in several recent studies.
The gold standard for nasal decolonization has been mupirocin. However, selective pressure has led to mupirocin-resistant strains of S.
An intranasal application of mupirocin is proven to be effective for the decolonization of this microbe and the prevention of invasive S.
All isolates were susceptible to linezolid, tigecycline, fusidic acid, mupirocin, and vancomycin.{Table 1}
(26) Although mupirocin, a common antibiotic used in TKA antibiotic prophylaxis, is not recommended for use with health care workers to avoid increasing resistance, proper hand hygiene is recommended by the CDC to minimize pathogen transmission from provider to patients.
On postoperative day 1, patients were randomized to a control arm that was treated with mupirocin ointment or an experimental arm that received additional treatment with sodium hyaluronate solution.
Commonly used topical agents include bacitracin, cefazolin, ciprofloxacin, gentamycin, impenem, mupirocin, neomycin, polymyxin, retapamulin, and benzoyl peroxide.
Though not recommended, various topical antimicrobials such as calcium mupirocin, sodium fusidate, framycetin, bacitracin, and neomycin are prescribed for prophylactic use for uncontaminated wounds.
In an advisory, the FDA said GSK Philippines was recalling 31 batches of Mupirocin Calcium (as Free Acid) 20 mg/g Cream (Bactroban 2%) due to particulate contamination as observed by the United States FDA.