Nystatin as tetracyclines, stands out in the process of life radiant fungus - aktinomiceta. It was first obtained by the American researchers Hazen and brown.
Nystatin is available in the form of pills and applied inside. This antibiotic is detrimental effect on many pathogenic fungi that infect the skin and mucous membranes of humans. In particular, it inhibits the development of fungi of Candida, which sometimes multiply rapidly with the introduction of broad-spectrum antibiotics, and sometimes in applying large doses of penicillin and streptomycin.
Nystatin is used for prophylaxis and treatment of diseases caused by yeast-like fungi of Candida. He indicated for the treatment of kandidomikozy mucous membranes (mouth, vagina, and others), the skin and internal organs (lungs, kidneys, gastrointestinal tract and other); can be recommended for prophylactic purpose to prevent the development of candidiasis in long-term intensive antibiotic treatment. Particularly appropriate prophylactic use nystatin oral antibiotics tetratziklinovogo stimulants in order to prevent the development of candidiasis in young children, the elderly and debilitated patients.
Contraindications to the appointment of this antibiotic is not. Limit the use of the drug only in cases of hypersensitivity to it (nausea, vomiting, diarrhea).
Very successful combination of biomitsin, terramycin and tetracycline with nystatin. These combinations of antibiotics are available as tablets for oral administration and are appointed weakened patients with tetratziklinami avoid multiplication of yeast-like fungi.