Opportunities for mupirocin calcium
cream in the emergency department.
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.
Clinical and economic effects of mupirocin calcium
on preventing Staphylococcus aureus infection in hemodialysis patients: A decision analysis.
Nasal treatment is with 2% mupirocin calcium
Treatment to eliminate nasal carriage in culture-positive persons was given after randomization, by using either intranasal mupirocin calcium
2% ointment (Bactroban, Glaxo SmithKline, Philadelphia, PA) or sodium fusidate 2% ointment (Fucidin, Leo Pharmaceutical, Ballerup, Denmark), twice a day for a week.
cream is a new formulation of mupirocin that contains 20 mg mupirocin calcium
in each gram of an emulsion base.