A 60-year-old female asked:
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i was given the cream nystatin triamcinolone acetonide what is it it stopped the itching?

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Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
Steroid: It is a antifungal-steroid cream. The steroid stops the itch.
Answered on Oct 17, 2016
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Dr. Charles Turck
16 years experience Pharmacology
For skin fungus : This cream is a combination of two medications: nystatin is an antifungal and triamcinolone acetonide is a steroid that reduces itching and inflammation.
Answered on Oct 24, 2019

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