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Nystatin Powder
Skin infections (topicals)
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Drug Name:

Nystatin Powder Rx

Generic Name and Formulations:
Nystatin 100000Units/g; in talc.

Company:
Various generic manufacturers

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for Nystatin Powder:

Candidiasis (esp. moist lesions).

Adults and Children:

Apply 2–3 times daily, dust shoes and socks if feet are infected.

Warnings/Precautions:

Discontinue if hypersensitivity occurs.

See Also:

Nystatin Cream

Pharmacological Class:

Polyene antifungal.

Adverse Reactions:

Irritation (rare).

Note:

Formerly known under the brand name Mycostatin.

How Supplied:

Contact supplier.

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