Instructions for Use "nystatin┬╗

drug "Nystatin" is produced in the form of suppositories and tablets containing 250 or 500 thousand units of the active ingredient.There is also an ointment "nystatin" per gram which contains 100 million units of active ingredient."Nystatin" prescribed for thrush - a fungal disease origin, affects the mucous membranes, skin and internal organs.The drug is also used to prevent the development of the fungus in immunocompromised patients and patients taking antibiotics for a long time.

drug is prescribed for adults of 500 thousand. IU, 3-4 times a day, or 250 thousand. ED medication six to eight times a day.The maximum permitted daily dose - 1500-3000 thousand. IU.Children under the age of 100-125 years is prescribed thousand. Units, children aged one to three years - 250 thousand units, three or four times a day.Children after three years give
daily 1000-1500 thousand. ED, four times a day.Treatment should continue for 10-14 days.The tablets of the drug should be taken orally, without chewing.When fungal infections of the mouth, pharynx, esophagus, taking 500 thousand. ED drug three or four times a day.In this case, the tablet "Nystatin" should be kept in the mouth until dissolved.

In the chronic form of thrush treatment courses to repeat at intervals of two to three weeks.Ointment "nystatin" applied to the surfaces affected by fungus, twice daily for two to four weeks.When the intestines or vaginal candidiasis administered rectal and vaginal suppositories, they must be applied twice a day for ten to fourteen days.When thrush genitals need to be treated for both partners. For greater effect ointment "Nystatin" can be combined with pills.

Contraindications "Nystatin" side effects of the drug

┬źNystatin" is contraindicated in case of hypersensitivity, pancreatitis, liver failure, gastrointestinal ulcers.Not prescribers lactating and pregnant women.The use of "nystatin" reduces the effectiveness of the drug "Clotrimazole". Note that vaginal suppositories "Nystatin" can reduce the strength of barrier contraceptives containing latex.

On reviews "Nystatin" does not cause side effects, since it is a low-toxic drug.In case of overdose or hypersensitivity may experience fever, nausea, vomiting, increased body temperature, diarrhea, bitter taste in the mouth, abdominal pain.If you experience symptoms should reduce the dosage or stop taking the drug.Price "Nystatin" readily available.