Data from EMA (European Medicines Agency) - Curated by EPG Health - Last updated 31 July 2018

Indication(s)

Short term treatment of the following superficial skin infections in adults, adolescents, infants and children (aged from nine months):
• Impetigo.
• Infected small lacerations, abrasions, or sutured wounds.

See sections 4.4 and 5.1 for important information regarding the clinical activity of retapamulin against different types of Staphylococcus aureus.

Consideration should be given to official guidance on the appropriate use of antibacterial medicinal products.

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Category Value
Agency product number EMEA/H/C/000757
Orphan designation No
Date First Approved 24-05-2007
Type Medicinal product subject to medical prescription
Marketing authorisation holder Glaxo Group Ltd.