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Can I use nystatin cream for athlete's foot on my hand?

Can I use nystatin cream for athlete's foot on my hand?

Yes: If you have a fungus on your hand the cream for your feet should be safe. ...Read more

Dr. Jordan Steinberg
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Athlete (Definition)

Ath·lete n. A person possessing the natural or acquired traits, such as strength, agility, and endurance, that are necessary for physical exercise or sports, especially those ...Read more


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Can I use nystatin cream for athlete's foot on my left foot?

Can I use nystatin cream for athlete's foot on my left foot?

Antifungual: Nystatin cream is a topical antifungual that I prescribe for my patients with tinea pedis. I would say yes. ...Read more

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I have some kind of foot fungus it causes daily pain cracked heels and fissures on the bottom of my feet. What would be prescribed? Nystatin cream?

I have some kind of foot fungus it causes daily pain cracked heels and fissures on the bottom of my feet. What would be prescribed? Nystatin cream?

May not be fungus: There are several causes of dry and cracked heels, including fungus. However, dysfunctional glands in the skin can cause it as well and is in fact a more common cause. There are many prescription creams to help with dry and cracked heels, including antifungal medications if it is caused by fungus. ...Read more

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Toe nail fungus and athletes foot. How to get rid of both? Did laser and now getting prescription cream. What is source of athletes foot. Perspiration

Toe nail fungus and athletes foot. How to get rid of both? Did laser and now getting prescription cream. What is source of athletes foot. Perspiration

Athletes Foot: Fungus lives in areas that are dark, moist and warm. That is why your feet get the most fungus. Having laser or any other fungal treatment does not guarantee it will not come back if you have contact with another source of fungus. Using an anti-perspirant on the foot as well as avoiding areas of fungus and changing your shoes/socks throughout the day all help to minimize exposure to fungus. ...Read more

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Nystatin ointment for athletes foot, would this work?

Nystatin ointment for athletes foot, would this work?

Yes: Try for two weeks if no improvement try a different one. ...Read more

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Should I use nystatin for athletes foot?

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 foot infection is not yeast. A skin scraping can determine the exact organism. ...Read more

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Should I use nystatin cream for a rash on my arm?

Should I use nystatin cream for a rash on my arm?

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 an allergic reaction or an infection caused by a bacteria or virus. ...Read more

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Can I use nystatin cream for pityrosporum folliculitis?

Can I use nystatin cream for pityrosporum folliculitis?

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 lather it up on the affected areas x 5 minutes daily and wash it off in the shower. Do this for 2 weeks and see if you had success! ...Read more

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What is better for vestibulodynia nystatin cream or Monistat 7? I tried Monistat and felt better for a week. Only the vestibule is red and burns.

Vestibulodynia: The cause of this is not known. Before making the diagnosis one should exclude yeast infection, but the topical antifungals may make the pain worse and if necessary it is better to use oral therapy. Suggest you log onto www. Vulvalpainsociety. Org › Home › Vulval conditions and read more about this. Good luck. ...Read more

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Can using expired nystatin cream hurt me?

Probably not,: Unless has been opened and exposed to bacteria that shouldn't be in there. Nystatin is anti-fungal and does not kill bacteria. So if it has been lying around for long period of time, probably best getting a new tube. ...Read more

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Can you use 10 year's old nystatin cream?!?

Not recommended: I'd strongly suggest not using a cream/ointment that is long-expired. .. As the excipients in the cream may have degraded by now. See your doctor for a new prescription. ...Read more

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Has anyone suffered from bad side effects from nystatin cream?

Very unusual: Nystatin is an antifungal cream used for topical, skin yeast infections, such as athlete's foot, groin itch, etc. Side effects are minimal, but as with everything else, could get an allergic reaction to it. ...Read more

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What is bactroban (mupirocin) in nystatin cream used for?

Preventing bacteria: Bactroban contains mupirocin, an antibiotic. Mupirocin prevents bacteria from growing on your skin. Bactroban is used to treat infections of the skin such as impetigo. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Nystatin cream allergy?

What is the definition or description of: Nystatin cream allergy?

Nystatin allergy: Nystatin cream is a topical antifungal medication that can be used to treat yeast infections of skin (not vaginal infections).
See: https://www. Drugs. Com/mtm/nystatin-topical. Html ...Read more

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Need doctor's help! Will nystatin cream be used to treat ringworm?

See below: Should work. However there are cheaper and non toxic preparations available. ...Read more

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Got a male yeast infection, prescribed flucanzole and nystatin cream. It's been 4 days and there still redness around head and test. Area. Normal?

Got a male yeast infection, prescribed flucanzole and nystatin cream. It's been 4 days and there still redness around head and test. Area. Normal?

Probably: Really would need to see this to be sure, but it may take a while for the inflammatory reaction to the yeast infection to dissipate. Give it a few more days and if it fails to get better go back and see your doctor. Something else may be going on. ...Read more

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On Macrobid 100mg bid x 30 days for chronic cystitis cystica. Just completed Nystatin cream x 10 days. Into my 12th day now if Macrobid. Can I stop and restart next week as family wedding soon.?

On Macrobid 100mg bid x 30 days for chronic cystitis cystica. Just completed Nystatin cream x 10 days. Into my 12th day now if Macrobid. Can I stop and restart next week as family wedding soon.?

Cystitis: If you no longer have any symptoms of UTI (burning, blood in urine, frequency) then it is ok to stop the macrobid. However, if you stop it too soon, the infection may recur. That is the choice that you will have to make. ...Read more

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Can you use nystatin cream for razor burn?

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 cream might make it feel better faster. ...Read more

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Is " Nystatin Cream USP " Use For Penile area? Infection?

NYSTATIN CREAM: NYSTATIN CREAM IS USED FOR FUNGOUS INFECTIONS.
USED EXCLUSIVELY FOR INFECTIONS CAUSED BY YEAST!
IF YOU DON'T HAVE A YEAST INFECTION, DO NOT USE IT! ...Read more

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Effects of nystatin cream?

Anti-fungal.: Nystatin is an antifungal cream used for topical, skin yeast infections, such as athlete's foot, groin itch, etc. Side effects are minimal, but as with everything else, could get an allergic reaction to it. ...Read more

Dr. Katharine Cox
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