Nystatin

Call Now to Book an Appointment: 250.545.5604

GENERIC NAME:

NYSTATIN (nye-STAT-in)

COMMON USES:

This medicine is an antifungal used to treat infections of the mouth. It may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.

BEFORE USING THIS MEDICINE:

INFORM YOUR DOCTOR OR PHARMACIST of all prescription and over-the-counter medicine that you are taking. Inform your doctor and pharmacist of any other medical conditions, allergies, pregnancy, or breast-feeding.

CAUTIONS:

IF YOUR SYMPTOMS DO NOT IMPROVE within a few days or if they become worse, check with your doctor. PRACTICE GOOD ORAL HYGIENE, including proper care of dentures, while you are taking this medicine. IT IS UNKNOWN IF THIS DRUG IS EXCRETED in breast milk. IF YOU ARE OR WILL BE BREAST-FEEDING while you are using this medicine, check with your doctor or pharmacist to discuss the risks to your baby.

POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS:

SIDE EFFECTS that may occur while taking this medicine include nausea, vomiting, stomach discomfort, or diarrhea. If they continue or are bothersome, check with your doctor. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist.