Fungal infections:

Indications for: Nystatin Oral Suspension

Oral candidiasis.

Adult Dosage:

4–6mL (½ of dose on each side of mouth) 4 times daily. Retain in mouth as long as possible before swallowing.

Children Dosage:

Infants: 2mL 4 times daily (1mL on each side of mouth). Older children: as adult.

Nystatin Oral Suspension Warnings/Precautions:

Not for treatment of systemic mycoses. Confirm diagnosis by KOH smear and/or culture. Continue treatment for at least 48 hrs after clinical cure. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers.

Nystatin Oral Suspension Classification:

Polyene antifungal.

Adverse Reactions:

Diarrhea, GI distress, nausea, vomiting, oral irritation.


Formerly known under the brand name Mycostatin.

How Supplied:

Contact supplier.