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Nystatin oral suspension (Bio-Statin [Mycostatin, Nilstat, and Nystex are discontinued]) is a drug prescribed to treat fungal infections of the mouth (like oral thrush). Side effects, drug interactions, dosage, and pregnancy safety information should be reviewed prior to using this medication.

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      Thrush and Other Yeast Infections in Children Article
      • What are yeast infections?
      • Why do yeast sometimes cause symptoms and signs?
      • How do babies get yeast infections?
      • What is oral thrush? What are oral thrush symptoms and signs?
      • How do children (and adults) acquire thrush?
      • How does yeast affect diaper rash?
      • Can thumb sucking cause problems with yeast?
      • Can a nursing mother acquire yeast infections from her infant?
      • What is the treatment for thrush and other yeast infections?
      • What if the medication does not effectively treat the yeast infection?
      • Should a child with yeast infection be kept out of child care?
      • Are there other names for yeast infection?

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Terms related to nystatin liquid-oral:

  • Nilstat
  • Nystex
  • Mycostatin
  • Mycostatin