Skin infections (topicals):

Indications for: ALTABAX

Topical treatment of impetigo due to Staphylococcus aureus (methicillin-susceptible isolates only) or Streptococcus pyogenes in patients ≥9 months of age.

Adults and Children:

<9 months: not established. ≥9 months: apply thin layer to affected area (up to 100cm2 in total area in adults or 2% total body surface area in children) twice daily for 5 days. May cover with bandage or gauze dressing. Reevaluate if no improvement in symptoms within 3–4 days after starting treatment.

ALTABAX Warnings/Precautions:

Not for intraoral, intranasal, ophthalmic, or intravaginal use. Discontinue if irritation or sensitization occurs. Prolonged use may result in superinfection. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.

ALTABAX Classification:


Adverse Reactions:

Application site irritation.

How Supplied:

Oint—15g, 30g