Bactroban (Mupirocin) broad-spectrum topical antibiotic ointment is manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline Pakistan Limited.


It is used to treat skin infections.

Each pack contains:

Each pack of Bactroban contains an ointment of 15g.


Each gram contains 20mg mupirocin B.P.

Mupirocin 2% w/w in water-soluble base.

GSK Specifications.


Bactroban Cream is a prescription medicine used to treat the symptoms of skin infections and MRSA colonization. Bactroban Cream may be used alone or with other medications.

Bactroban Cream belongs to a class of drugs called Anti-bacterial. It is not known if Bactroban Cream is safe and effective in children younger than 2 months of age.

Dosage and administration:

Apply to the affected area up to three times daily or as prescribed by the physician. Store below 25°C. To be sold on the prescription of a registered medical practitioner only.

Keep all medicines out of the reach of children. For detailed information please see leaflet. For external use only.

Side effects:

Bactroban Cream may cause serious side effects including:

severe stomach pain, diarrhea that is watery or bloody, severe itching, irritation of treated skin, unusual skin blistering or peeling, and signs of a new skin infection.

Get medical help right away, if you have any of the symptoms listed above.

The most common side effects of this cream include:

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  • burning,
  • stinging,
  • itching, and
  • pain.


You can contact the manufacturer of this medicine online at: https://www.gsk

You can buy this medicine online at: https://nexthealth

By: Javairia Israr