Orastin

Orastin

nystatin

Manufacturer:

ACME

Distributor:

Euro Generics
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Nystatin
Indications/Uses
Treatment of candidiasis in the oral cavity.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Intestinal & esophageal candidiasis Adult 500,000 IU (5 mL) or 1,000,000 IU (10 mL) qid. Childn ≥100,000 IU (1 mL) qid. Lesions of the mouth ≥100,000 IU (1 mL) qid. Infant born of mother w/ vag candidiasis 100,000 IU (1 mL) daily.
Administration
Should be taken on an empty stomach: Retain susp in the mouth for as long as possible before swallowing. Do not take food/drink at least 1 hr after a dose.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity.
Adverse Reactions
Diarrhea, GI distress, nausea & vomiting, oral irritation & sensitization may occur. Rash including urticaria & rarely, Stevens-Johnson syndrome.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
A07AA02 - nystatin ; Belongs to the class of antibiotics. Used in the treatment of intestinal infections.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Orastin oral susp 100000 IU/mL
Packing/Price
12 mL x 1's
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