Nystatin

Nystatin- Drug Detail Profile

Category of DrugNystatin is an Anti-Infectives
Mechanism of Action 
Indications Nystatin is used for
1. Oral
2. Oesophageal
3. Intestinal
4. Vaginal and cutaneous candidiasis
Well Known
Pharmaceutical Brands
 
Available dosage forms 1. TABLETS
2. OINTMENT
Dose 
Contraindications Hypersensitivity
Precautions1. Lactation
2. Discontinue if sensitivity develops
3. Teratogenic effect
4. Should not be used for the treatment of systemic
5. Oral
6. Intravaginal or ophthalmic infections
7. Pregnancy
Adverse Effects  1. Rash
2. Vomiting
3. Nausea
4. Abdominal pain
5. Diarrhoea at high doses
6. Oral irritation and sensation
7. Erythema multiforme
Pregnancy Category C

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