Bactroban (Mupirocin)–Information, Dosage, Cost Without Insurance

February 23, 2021

usually seen in children. It forms red rashes around the nose and mouth. The rashes ooze for a few days and form a yellowish crust. Mupirocin shortens time to heal and prevents spread. Folliculitis is an infection that forms at the base of hairs, appearing as a small white bump. Furunculosis is a deeper, larger infection of the hair follicle, or origin.

Dose of Mupirocin

Mupirocin is available as cream or ointment. It is applied as a thin film over the affected area twice a day for about 5 days.

Common Side Effects:

  • Burning
  • Stinging
  • Itching
  • Redness
  • Pain

Cost of Bactroban (Mupirocin)

The price of mupirocin ranges from $8.00 to $21.00 for a 22 gram tube of 2% ointment with coupon. To find the least expensive pharmacy near you that carries Bactroban, and to download a coupon, click here.

Where Can I Get a Mupirocin Prescription?

Bactroban can be bought only with a prescription from a physician or other licensed prescriber. Did you know? QuickMD can remotely treat your skin infection by telemedicine and prescribe Bactroban online.