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Dr. Edward Hirsch
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Nyaderm (Overview)

Nyaderm is an anti-fungal agent which is a kind of antibiotic and antimicrobial.


Dr. Edward Hirsch
206 doctors shared insights

Nyaderm (Overview)

Nyaderm is an anti-fungal agent which is a kind of antibiotic and antimicrobial.


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I see my doct today for the rash, and he prescribes me nystatin 100, 000units, hydrocortizon cream, he says that i got definetly tinea cruris & hemorro?

I see my doct today for the rash, and he prescribes me nystatin 100, 000units, hydrocortizon cream, he says that i got definetly tinea cruris & hemorro?

Nystatin is not effe: Nystatin is not effective for tinea cruris. If you have tinea cruris you also have tinea pedis (fungus on the feet). This treatment might help if you have monilia or intertrigo or seborrheic dermatitis. If it does not cure it, try otc Clotrimazole or Miconazole or ketoconazole. You may need a dermatologist. ...Read more

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What can nystatin be used for?

Fungal infections: It depends on its form (pill / liquid / powder), but it is used to treat fungal infections. ...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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Is it safe to take nystatin or diflucan (fluconazole) with other medications?

Is it safe to take nystatin or diflucan (fluconazole) with other medications?

Yes and No: Nystatin is not absorbed so yes you can take it with other meds. Diflucan (fluconazole) can interact with some meds. Need to be more specific. ...Read more

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My baby was given nystatin for thrush but there is alcohol in it, isn't that dangerous? And there is sugar in it, won't that make it thrush worse?

My baby was given nystatin for thrush but there is alcohol in it, isn't that dangerous? And there is sugar in it, won't that make it thrush worse?

No and no: The formulations often have tiny amounts of ingredients which may seem harmful but are required to make the medication work properly. In this case, the alcohol allows the medication to stay dissolved and the sugar makes it taste better. ...Read more

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Nystatin for ringworm?

See below: Should work, though less toxic antifungals are available. ...Read more

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What are the possible side effects of nystatin?

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. See prior answers regarding side effects of Nystatin cream. ...Read more

Dr. Edward Hirsch
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Nystatin (Definition)

Treats infections caused by fungus. Belongs to a class ...Read more