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Q. Is Taro-Mupirocin a recommended for healing burns?

Answered by
Dr. Rajesh Gulati
and medically reviewed by Dr.Nithila A
This is a premium question & answer published on May 06, 2019

Hello doctor,

My friend got boiling water thrown on him. Will Taro-Mupirocin help the burns go away or help him in healing the burns?

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I do not think Taro-Mupirocin will be much effective. Instead of this, you may use Silver Sulfadiazine ointment which helps to relieve the burns and give a cooling effect also to much extent. Also, apply a lot of ice over the burnt area. Ice application helps to heal much faster. Take some anti-inflammatory consisting of Ibugesic (Ibuprofen) and Serratiopeptidase combination to relieve the pain and inflammation.


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