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Drug information on Mycostatin (Nystatin) from Sarabhai Chemicals


  Capsule/ Tablet
Sarabhai Chemicals
Generic : Nystatin
500000 u
Written & Compiled by Anushta Chandrapalan, M.Sc  | Medically Reviewed by The Medindia Medical Review Team on February, 2, 2017
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Medical Condition(s) for which Mycostatin may be prescribed

Side effects of Mycostatin

Allergic reactions, burning, itching, rash, eczema, and pain on application.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

Adult: PO- Intestinal or oropharyngeal candidiasis- The recommended dose is 500,000 or 1,000,000 u 3-4 times/day.
Topical- Apply a thin layer over the affected areas twice daily.

How to use Mycostatin?

It comes as a tablet, capsule, and liquid to take by mouth, with or without food.
It also comes as a cream, powder for topical application as directed by your physician.

When is Mycostatin not to be taken? (Contraindications)


Warnings and Precautions for Mycostatin

Caution needed for pregnant, breastfeeding women and people who have any allergy.

Other Precautions for Mycostatin

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Mycostatin

Store it at room temperature, avoid freezing.

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