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ATC codes: D06AX09
EMLc
Indication
Superficial bacterial folliculitis ICD11 code: 1B74
INN
Mupirocin
Medicine type
Chemical agent
List type
Core
Formulations
Local > Topical > Cream: 2% (as mupirocin calcium)
Local > Topical > Ointment: 2%
EML status history
First added in 2011 (TRS 965)
Sex
All
Age
Also recommended for children
Therapeutic equivalence
The recommendation is for this specific medicine
Patent information
Patents have expired in most jurisdictions
Wikipedia
DrugBank
Summary of evidence and Expert Committee recommendations
Following a review of the dermatological medicines currently listed on the Model Lists prepared by the International League of Dermatology Societies, the Expert Committee recommended the inclusion of mupirocin cream and ointment on the core list of the EML and EMLc for the treatment of superficial bacterial infections.