nystatin/triamcinolone - topical, Mycolog II
GENERIC NAME: NYSTATIN/TRIAMCINOLONE - TOPICAL (NYE-stat-in/TRYE-am-SIN-oh-lone)
BRAND NAME(S): Mycolog II
USES: This medication is used to treat fungal skin infections. This product contains nystatin, an anti-fungal drug that works by stopping the growth of fungus. It also contains triamcinolone, an anti-inflammatory corticosteroid that works by reducing swelling, itching, and redness.This medication treats only fungal skin infections. It will not work for other types of skin infections (e.g., infections caused by bacteria, viruses). Unnecessary use or misuse of any antibiotic can lead to its decreased effectiveness.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 4/16/2014
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