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What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider Before Using Retapamulin?

Prior to taking retapamulin, tell your healthcare provider if you:
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any other medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Precautions and Warnings With Retapamulin to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)

Dosing Information

There is only one standard recommended dosage for this medication, regardless of your age or weight. As always, do not adjust this amount unless your healthcare provider specifically tells you to do so.
(Click Retapamulin Dosage to learn more.)

Drug Interactions

Retapamulin is unlikely to interact with other medications (see Drug Interactions With Retapamulin).

What If I Take an Overdose of Retapamulin

It is unclear what exactly to expect with an overdose of this medication. If you or someone else may have taken too much (or taken this medication by mouth), seek immediate medical attention.
(Click Altabax Overdose for more information.)
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