- ANTIFUNGAL DRUGS
- DERMATOLOGICAL DRUGS
- Pharmaceutical Form : Cream
- Composition : Nystatin 100000 IU. / 1 g
- Active Substance : Nystatin
Nystatin is an antimycotic polene antibiotic obtained from streptomyces noursei, Nystatin is both fungistatic and fungicidal in vitro against a wide variety of yeasts and yeast – like fungi.
Nystatin acts by binding to sterols in the cell membrane of sensitive fungi with a resultant change in membrane permeability allowing leakage of intracellular components.
Nystamed cream is indicated for the treatment of mucocutaneous infections caused by candida
albicans and other candida species.
Nystamed cream is contra-indicated in patients with a history of hypersensitivity to any of its
If any sensitization occurs, the drug should be immediately withdrawn and appropriate measures
This cream is not for ophthalmic use
– If irritation on topical application occurs, discontinue therapy .
DOSAGE & ADMINISTRATION:
Apply to affected areas 2 – 4 times daily or as indicated until healing is complete
Storage condition :
Store in a dry place below 25 C , out of reach of children
Tubes of 20 g and 40 g Nystamed cream.