• Skin infections (topicals)

Centany Generic Name & Formulations

General Description

Mupirocin 2%; oint.

Pharmacological Class


How Supplied

Oint—15g, 30g; Kit—1 (oint 2% [30g] + gauze pads [10])

Centany Indications


Impetigo due to S. pyogenes or S. aureus.

Centany Dosage and Administration

Adults and Children

<2 months: not recommended. ≥2 months: Apply small amount 3 times daily. May cover with gauze dressing. Reevaluate if no response within 3–5 days.

Centany Contraindications

Not Applicable

Centany Boxed Warnings

Not Applicable

Centany Warnings/Precautions


Avoid eyes. Discontinue if irritation or sensitization occurs. Prolonged use may result in superinfection. Pregnancy (Cat.B). Nursing mothers.

Centany Pharmacokinetics

See Literature

Centany Interactions

Not Applicable

Centany Adverse Reactions

Adverse Reactions

Local reactions, pruritus, dermatitis, furunculosis, rash.

Centany Clinical Trials

See Literature

Centany Note

Not Applicable

Centany Patient Counseling

See Literature