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Mycostatin Dosage

Generic name: nystatin
Dosage form: Cream USP and Topical Powder USP
Drug class: Topical antifungals

Medically reviewed by Last updated on Apr 7, 2023.

Very moist lesions are best treated with the topical dusting powder.


Adults and Pediatric Patients (Neonates and Older):

Apply liberally to affected areas twice daily or as indicated until healing is complete.

MYCOSTATIN® Topical Powder

Adults and Pediatric Patients (Neonates and Older):

Apply to candidal lesions two or three times daily until healing is complete. For fungal infection of the feet caused by Candida species, the powder should be dusted on the feet, as well as, in all foot wear.

Further information

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