NYSTADERM, Nystatin for candidiasis and thrush
Nystaderm Nystatin film-coated tablets
Active ingredients Nystatin 500,000 IU/tbl.
Nystatin-sensitive infections such. B. intestinal candidiasis and thrush and for the prophylaxis of secondary mycoses in treatment with antibiotics, corticosteroids and cytostatics.
For the treatment of proven nystatin-sensitive yeast infections.
active NYSTADERM, Nystatin for candidiasis and thrush ingredients
- 500000 IU nystatin
NYSTADERM, Nystatin for candidiasis and thrush excipients
- lactose-1 water
- cellulose powder
- cellulose powder
- Carboxymethyl Starch, Sodium
- Povidone K25
- Silica, colloidal
- magnesium stearate
- Butyl methacrylate copolymer, basic
- Sodium Lauryl Sulfate
- carmellose sodium
- stearic acid
- titanium dioxide
- Ponceau 4R aluminum salt
- Azorubine, aluminum salt
Indication/ NYSTADERM, Nystatin for candidiasis and thrush Application
- The preparation is used to treat fungal infections (antifungal).
- The drug is used for the topical intestinal treatment of proven nystatin-sensitive yeast infections of the gastrointestinal tract, especially as a result of therapy with antibiotics, cytostatics or corticosteroids.
- If you do not feel better or worse after 7 days, contact your doctor.
NYSTADERM, Nystatin for candidiasis and thrush dosage
- Always take this medicine exactly as described or as your doctor or pharmacist has told you. Check with your doctor or pharmacist if you are not sure.
The recommended dose is:
- For the treatment of fungal diseases in the gastrointestinal tract - especially during treatment with drugs that promote yeast growth in the gastrointestinal tract (e.g. broad-spectrum antibiotics, corticoids, cytostatics) - 1-2 film-coated tablets 3 times a day (according to 1.5-3.0 million IU per day).
- If necessary, the dosage can be increased.
duration of use
- The duration of use is 2 weeks, or as long as the treatment with drugs that promote yeast growth lasts.
- Please talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you have the impression that the effect of the medicine is too strong or too weak.
If you take more than you should
- Very little information is available on oral overdose. Since absorption from the gastrointestinal tract into the body after oral administration is negligible, even at high doses, side effects on the organism are not to be expected even in the event of an overdose. If necessary, the usual measures for the removal of drugs from the gastrointestinal tract should be taken.
If you forgot the application
- Do not take a double dose to make up for a forgotten dose. Continue treatment as directed.
If you cancel the application
- You could jeopardize the success of the treatment. Please talk to your doctor or pharmacist before stopping treatment with the preparation.
- If you have any further questions on the use of this medicine, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
NYSTADERM, Nystatin for candidiasis and thrush way
- Swallow the medicine whole with some liquid after meals.
- Like all medicines, this medicine can have side effects, although not everyone gets them.
The evaluation of side effects is based on the following frequency information:
- Very common: may affect more than 1 in 10 people
- Common: may affect up to 1 in 10 people
- Uncommon: may affect up to 1 in 100 people
- Rare: may affect up to 1 in 1,000 people
- Very rare: may affect up to 1 in 10,000 people
- Not known: frequency cannot be estimated from the available data.
possible side effects
- Nystatin, the active substance of the preparation, is generally well tolerated.
- Common: Gastrointestinal symptoms such as nausea, vomiting and diarrhea
- Uncommon: skin rashes, hives (urticaria)
- Rare: Stevens-Johnson syndrome (fever and painful blistering of the skin and mucous membranes)
- Not known: skin reactions with acute pustules often associated with fever and blood count changes (acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis (AGEP))
- If a hypersensitivity reaction occurs, the drug should be discontinued and, if necessary, appropriate treatment should be administered by a doctor.
- If you get any side effects, talk to your doctor or pharmacist. This also applies to side effects that are not specified.
NYSTADERM, Nystatin for candidiasis and thrush interactions
Use together with other medicines
- Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking, have recently taken or might take any other medicines.
The medicine must not be used
- if you are allergic to nystatin or a related drug (amphotericin B, natamycin) or any of the other ingredients of this medicine.
- to treat systemic (affecting the internal organs) fungal infections
pregnancy and breast feeding period
- If you are pregnant or breast-feeding, think you may be pregnant or are planning to have a baby, ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before using this medicine.
- Nystatin, the active substance in this preparation, is hardly absorbed in therapeutic doses after oral administration through the intact skin or through the mucous membranes. Nystatin does not cross the placenta and is not expected to be excreted in breast milk.
- The film-coated tablets can be used during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
patient NYSTADERM, Nystatin for candidiasis and thrush notes
Warnings and Precautions
- Due to the high osmolarity of nystatin, its use in very underweight and immature preterm infants is discouraged.
Driving and using machines:
- There is no experience of impairment of the ability to drive and use machines.