Definition of "nystatin" [nystatin]

  • (noun) An antibiotic, C46H77NO19, produced by the actinomycete Streptomyces noursei and used especially in the treatment of fungal infections.

Use "nystatin" in a sentence

  • "You may also need an anti-fungal such as nystatin or fluconazole for two to four weeks."
  • "• Treat yeast overgrowth with antifungal drugs such as nystatin or Diflucan or herbs such as oregano or caprylic acid."
  • "The medicines most commonly prescribed by a health care worker for treatment of oral fungal infections are antifungal agents such as nystatin or clotrimazole."

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