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Who should not use Bactroban Nasal?

People who are allergic or hypersensitive to any of the ingredients in Bactroban Nasal (mupirocin) should not use the medication. The ingredients are mupirocin, paraffin and mixed glycerin esters (Softisan649). Bactroban Nasal has not been proven safe or effective for children under 12 years of age.

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