Nystatin Topical Ointment 100000U Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Nystatin: Topical ointment (100000U)

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Nystatin 100,000unit/g Oint
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Nystatin 100,000unit/g Oint
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Nystatin 100,000unit/g Oint

What is this Medicine?

NYSTATIN (nye STAT in) is an antifungal medicine. It is used to treat certain kinds of fungal or yeast infections of the skin.

Similar Brand Name Drugs : Nystex: Topical ointment (100000U)
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Nystatin 100,000unit/g Topical Ointment

NDC: 458020048
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Mucocutaneous Candidiasis, Candidiasis, Oropharyngeal Candidiasis (thrush), Vulvovaginal Candidiasis

Storage Information
Store at room temperature (between 59 to 86 degrees F)
Nystatin 100,000unit/g Topical Ointment

Reported Side Effects for Nystatin 100,000unit/g Topical Ointment

Eczema Vaccinatum Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Itching Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Stevens-Johnson Syndrome Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Hives Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Skin Rash Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Skin Irritation Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

SECOND Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

THIRD Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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