MRSA (methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus) infection is a life-threatening bacterial infection caused by Staphylococcus aureus that is resistant to the antibiotic methicillin. Severe cases usually require hospitalization for treatment. MRSA infections are usually treated with systemic antibiotics, either orally or intravenously. Topical bacitracin in combination with neomycin and polymyxin B might be added to the therapy.
- Q Does bacitracin treat atrophic rhinitis?
- Q What happens if I miss an application of bacitracin?
- Q Who should not use bacitracin?
- Q Does bacitracin treat impetigo?
- Q What are the side effects of Bacitracin?
- Q How soon after using bacitracin will my symptoms improve?