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Mouth (Definition)

Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more


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White pimples on tongue and inside mouth. Doctor prescribed nilstat(nystatin) and said its infection. Old one disappeared and new one comes out.

? thrush: Sounds like thrush. Make sure you use the Nystatin for at least two days after the lesions resolve. Best bet is to call your doctor for further management. There are other meds that can be used, and he may want to do more studies to find out the cause of the thrush. ...Read more

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What is nystatin mouth solution used for and what concerns should I know and what is the active please !?

What is nystatin mouth solution used for and what concerns should I know and what is the active please !?

Thrush: Candida (yeast) infection in the oral cavity is called thrush and usually presents with a white coating of the membranes, gums, tongue, etc., but may only show redness and tenderness. This can be managed with Nystatin (an antifungal), but more importantly if you are an adult with thrush you need to be checked for HIV and your immune system assessed. Good luck. ...Read more

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My 3 months baby has candida albicans on her mouth and tongue all the time. More than 2 months. We treated it with nystatin but didn't work. What todo?

Talk with her Dr.: Your dr. May try another anti fungal med. Oral yeast is normal flora and it is held in check by other oral bacteria. Sometimes a fungal infection can be a sign of some other systemic problem. It is important to get to the cause. ...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

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What is nystatin mouth solution used for and what concerns should I know and what is the active please !?

Thrush: Candida (yeast) infection in the oral cavity is called thrush and usually presents with a white coating of the membranes, gums, tongue, etc., but may only show redness and tenderness. This can be managed with Nystatin (an antifungal), but more importantly if you are an adult with thrush you need to be checked for HIV and your immune system assessed. Good luck. ...Read more

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