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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
In general: do not recommend use past expiration date. You can discuss further with your pharmacist.

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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Posner
27 years experience Podiatry
No: Nystatin should not be used for tinea pedis(athletes foot).
Dr. Amy Degirolamo
20 years experience Podiatry
Yeast: Athlete's foot is a fungal infection of the foot. Nystatin will work for yeast (occasionally happens in between the toes). The typical athlete's foo ... Read More
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Dr. Jeffrey Bowman
38 years experience Podiatry
No: Nystatin us used for yeast infections not athletes foot. Consults podiatrist or try otc medication.
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dwain Rickertsen
36 years experience Family Medicine
Family practice: Try triamcinolone with nystatin. Apply three times a day for a week. If no improvement see your dr.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Perumunda Sharma
48 years experience Emergency Medicine
No: It wont help. Shave bumps are not due to fungus.
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
40 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Where?: And how do you it is fungal? It might not harm, but may be of no good too, fungal skin infections may need different drugs depending on site and type ... Read More
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. B. Dale Magee
46 years experience Gynecology
Yes..although: You can, however, if you are only using it externally, you may not fully treat a vaginal infection. Try an over the counter vaginal treatment such as ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Berman
40 years experience Dermatology
No, but...: I do not believe Nystatin works on pityrosporum, but ketoconazole and selenium sulfide do!. Try otc Nizoral ad shampoo or selsun blue shampoo and lath ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes but: That will not be harmful but may not help either. Nystatin is for yeast and razor burn is not caused by yeast. Nystatin/triamcinolone combination crea ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Friedman
41 years experience Dermatology
Determine Rash Cause: Prior to self administering Nystatin cream, determine the etiology of the rash by visiting your physician. Nystatin would be ineffective if you have ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Noahleen Betts
19 years experience Podiatry
Antifungual: Nystatin cream is a topical antifungual that i prescribe for my patients with tinea pedis. I would say yes.
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