Ipswich and East Suffolk CCG
North East Essex CCG
East Suffolk and North East Essex NHS Foundation Trust

 
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13 Skin
13-10-01-01 Antibacterial preparations only used topically

Fusidic acid 2% Fucidin®
Formulary

As resistance is increasing reserve topical antibiotics for very localised lesions

Systematic review indicates topical and oral treatment produces similar results. Do not repeat topical treatment if treatment failure.


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Silver Sulfadiazine Flamazine®
Formulary

For wound care


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Anabact metronidazole 0.75% gel
Formulary
For wound care

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Mupirocin  Bactroban® cream, ointment
Formulary

Reserved for treating MSRA


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Polyfax®
Non Formulary

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