Safety and Efficacy of Mupirocin Gel in Children With Impetigo

Condition:   Impetigo Interventions:   Drug: Mupirocin gel;   Drug: Mupirocin ointment;   Drug: Placebo Sponsor:   Reig Jofre Group Completed
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials

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Discussion “Tattooing of skin via deposition of pigment particles and ink ingredients in the dermis changes normal skin into abnormal skin. Fortunately, this often causes no harm and no disease, although with important exceptions.” Tattoos can be inadvertent from road dirt, gunpowder, pencil graphite etc., but most are desired. Tattoos are common in many cultures and over time..They have been increasing in popularity in the United States over the past few years particularly with a younger, wider and more diverse population. Newsweek reported an 18-country study in 2018 which showed 46% of Americans have a tat...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - Category: Pediatrics Authors: Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news
This study investigated the effect of permethrin and formaldehyde on the growth ofStaphylococcus aureus, in particular MRSA strains. While permethrin alone was not bactericidal, formaldehyde both in the presence and absence of permethrin was. This was at concentrations of formaldehyde and permethrin found in the anti ‐scabies permethrin cream and suggests a potential use of such creams for treating bacterial skin infections, particularly refractory impetigo. AbstractAntibiotic ‐resistant strains of bacteria such as methicillin‐resistantStaphylococcus aureus are a threat to human health, and effective treatment option...
Source: MicrobiologyOpen - Category: Microbiology Authors: Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research
PMID: 32229036 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Annales de Dermatologie et de Cenereologie - Category: Dermatology Authors: Tags: Ann Dermatol Venereol Source Type: research
Condition:   Impetigo Interventions:   Drug: Mupirocin gel;   Drug: Mupirocin ointment;   Drug: Placebo Sponsor:   Reig Jofre Group Completed
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
This guideline, published in February 2020, sets out an antimicrobial prescribing strategy for adults, young people and children aged 72 hours and over with impetigo. It aims to optimise antibiotic use and reduce antibiotic resistance.
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
GPs should prescribe hydrogen peroxide 1% cream rather than topical antibiotics for patients with non-bullous impetigo, according to new NICE guidance.
Source: GP Online News - Category: Primary Care Tags: Clinical News Source Type: news
CONCLUSIONS: Atopic dermatitis patients had higher odds of multiple bacterial, viral, fungal, and sexually transmitted skin infections. PMID: 32049716 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Dermatitis - Category: Dermatology Authors: Tags: Dermatitis Source Type: research
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