This medicine is an antibacterial used to treat impetigo.
Follow the directions for using this medicine provided by your doctor. Wash and completely dry the affected area. Gently rub the medicine in until it is evenly distributed. The affected area may be covered with gauze or a bandage. Wash your hands with soap and water after applying this medicine. Store this medicine at room temperature, away from heat and light. If you miss a dose of this medicine, use it as soon as possible. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule.
Side effects, that may go away during treatment, include burning, stinging, or pain. If they continue or are bothersome, check with your doctor. Check with your doctor as soon as possible if you experience rash, severe irritation, or itching. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist.
If your symptoms do not improve within 3 to 5 days or if they become worse, check with your doctor. Avoid getting this medicine in your eyes, or inside your nose or mouth. For women: it is unknown if this medicine is excreted in breast milk. If you are or will be breast-feeding while you are using this medicine, check with your doctor or pharmacist to discuss the risks to your baby.
If overdose is suspected, contact your local poison control center or emergency room immediately. This medicine may be harmful if swallowed.
Do not share this medicine with others for whom it was not prescribed. Do not use this medicine for other health conditions. Keep this medicine out of the reach of children.
The above information is intended to supplement, not substitute for, the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacist,
or other healthcare professional. It should not be construed to indicate that the use of the product is safe, appropriate, or effective for you. Consult your
healthcare professional before taking the product.
Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects or prevent a medicine from doing its job.