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Nystatin and triamcinolone acetonide use

A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathleen Mullane
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
No (very short!): The concentration of triamcinolone (tac) is too high. For the face, concentrations should be 0.025 or less of tac. Problems that occur if you use th... Read More

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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Renee Harris
Obstetrics and Gynecology 38 years experience
Fungal types: This medication is an antifungal and anti-inflammatory cream used to treat fungal type of vulvitis. In other words, to treat the yeast on the skin of ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Parkanswered
Pediatrics 51 years experience
Not to worry: It is very unlikely for your child to develop any serious side effect.
Dr. Charles Turck
Pharmacology 18 years experience
Poison Control: In all likelihood, there will be no effects in your little one besides possible stomach upset. However, you should give Poison Control (800-222-1222) ... Read More
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 58 years experience
Relax: No harm. It will taste awful. She will not swallow much and it is not toxic.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
A Verified Doctoranswered
Rheumatology 53 years experience
No: They are not effective.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 58 years experience
No not a good idea: It is not a good idea to use nystatin/triamcinolone cream for razor bumps.Razor bumps need to be prevented by waxing, laser treatments, and if not inf... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Francine Yep
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Other choices: Actually Nystatin isn't the best choice against ringworm. Better choices are other anti-fungal creams like clotrimazole, Miconazole and ketoconazole. ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alexander Schermer
Emergency Medicine 23 years experience
Soon: The anus heals relatively fast but it may take several more days. Use stool softeners/metamucil to keep your bowel movements as soft as possible. Al... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Larry Lutwick
Infectious Disease 50 years experience
The nystatin is not: Absorbed so not an issue. How much steroid cream did he ingest? But likely not a problem. Keep better care of your meds.
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Qura Rashid
Allergy and Immunology 7 years experience
Depends: Nystatin is used to treat fungal infections. Triamcinolone is topical steroid, which is used to treat eczema or allergic contact dermatitis type react... Read More
A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology 44 years experience
Steroid: It is a antifungal-steroid cream. The steroid stops the itch.