BactiRel™ Ointment contains 2% mupirocin in a water miscible ointment base. BactiRel™ is an antibiotic with unique mechanism of action for topical application for bacterial skin infections. Mupirocin inhibits bacterial protein synthesis by reversibly and specifically binding to bacterial isoleucyl transfer-RNA (tRNA) synthetase. Mupirocin is active against susceptible strains of S. aureus and Streptococcus pyogenes.
BactiRel™ Ointment is indicated for the topical treatment of for the treatment of primary and secondary superficial skin infections, such as impetigo, lacerations, sutured wounds, abrasions, eczema, burns and superficial ulcers.