II. Indications

III. Mechanism

  1. Macrolide Antifungal

IV. Preparations

  1. See also Amphotericin B (also a Polyene Antifungal)
  2. Nystatin (Mycostatin, Nilstat)

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Cost: Medications

Nystatin cream ( (on 6/18/2017 at Walmart.com)
Nystatin cream (15gm tube) #1 tube for $4.00 $4.00 each
Nystatin cream (15gm tube) #3 tubes for $10.00 $3.33 each
Nystatin cream (30gm tube) #1 tube for $4.00 $4.00 each
Nystatin cream (30gm tube) #3 tubes for $10.00 $3.33 each
nystatin (on 5/17/2017 at Medicaid.Gov Survey of pharmacy drug pricing)
NYSTATIN 100,000 UNIT/GM CREAM Generic $0.42 per gram
NYSTATIN 100,000 UNIT/GM POWD Generic $0.57 per gram
NYSTATIN 100,000 UNIT/ML SUSP Generic $0.13 per ml
NYSTATIN 100,000 UNITS/GM OINT Generic $0.56 per gram
NYSTATIN 500,000 UNIT ORAL TAB Generic $0.50 each
NYSTATIN-TRIAMCINOLONE CREAM Generic $3.24 per gram
NYSTATIN-TRIAMCINOLONE OINTM Generic $2.86 per gram

Ontology: Nystatin (C0028741)

Definition (CHV) a drug used to treat fungal infections
Definition (NCI_NCI-GLOSS) The active ingredient in a drug used to treat infections caused by fungi (a type of microorganism). Nystatin is made by certain strains of bacteria and kills fungi by binding to their membranes. It is a type of antifungal agent.
Definition (MSH) Macrolide antifungal antibiotic complex produced by Streptomyces noursei, S. aureus, and other Streptomyces species. The biologically active components of the complex are nystatin A1, A2, and A3.
Concepts Antibiotic (T195) , Organic Chemical (T109)
MSH D009761
SnomedCT 331210006, 326264001, 324688006, 332925001, 12096000, 387048002
LNC LP14829-3, MTHU002047
English Nystatin, Nystatin [mouth], Nystatin [skin], Nystatin [systemic], nystatin, Nystatin [gynaecological use], Nystatin [gynecological use], NYSTATIN, nystatin (vaginal), vaginal preparations nystatin, nystatin (vaginal) (medication), Nystatin [Chemical/Ingredient], nystatin vaginal, Nystatin Vaginal, Nystatin [mouth] (product), Nystatin [gynecological use] (product), Nystatin [skin] (product), Nystatin [systemic] (product), Nystatin product, Nystatin (product), Nystatin (substance), Nystatin [gynecological use] (substance), Nystatin [mouth] (substance), Nystatin [skin] (substance), Nystatin [systemic] (substance)
Swedish Nystatin
Czech nystatin
Finnish Nystatiini
Russian NISTATIN, НИСТАТИН
Japanese ナイスタチン, フンギシジン
Polish Nystatyna, Mykostatyna, Fungicydyna
Croatian NISTATIN
Spanish nistatina (uso ginecológico) (producto), nistatina (uso dermatológico), nistatina (uso ginecológico), nistatina (uso dermatológico) (producto), nistatina [uso sistémico] (producto), nistatina (uso bucal) (producto), nistatina [uso sistémico], nistatina (uso bucal), nistatina (bucal) (producto), nistatina (bucal), nistatina (piel) (producto), nistatina (piel), nistatina (producto), nistatina (sustancia), nistatina [sistémica] (producto), nistatina [sistémica], nistatina, Nistatina
French Nystatine
German Nystatin
Italian Nistatina
Portuguese Nistatina

Ontology: Mycostatin (C0699477)

Concepts Antibiotic (T195) , Organic Chemical (T109)
MSH D009761
English mycostatin, Mycostatin

Ontology: Polyene Antifungal [EPC] (C1579365)

Concepts Pharmacologic Substance (T121)
English Polyene Antifungal [EPC], Polyene Antifungal