Retapamulin treats impetigo, a bacterial skin infection. Wash your hands after applying retapamulin ointment.

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  • Bacterial Infections

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Retapamulin Brand Names


Retapamulin may be found in some form under the following brand names:

Retapamulin Drug Class

Retapamulin is part of the drug class:

Retapamulin Interactions

This is not a complete list of Retapamulindrug interactions. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information.

Retapamulin Dosage

Take retapamulin exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Follow the directions on your prescription label carefully.

The Retapamulin dose your doctor recommends will be based on the following (use any or all that apply):

  • the condition being treated
  • other medical conditions you have
  • other medications you are taking
  • how you respond to this medication
  • your weight
  • your height
  • your age
  • your gender

Retapamulin is available in the following doses:

  • Retapamulin Topical 1% Topical Ointment

Forms of Medication

Retapamulin is available in the following forms:

  • Topical Ointment