November 27, 2015

Nystatin Oral Suspension

Side Effects


Nystatin (nystatin (oral)) is well tolerated even with prolonged therapy. Oral irritation and sensitization have been reported. (See PRECAUTIONS: General).

Gastrointestinal: Diarrhea (including one case of bloody diarrhea), nausea, vomiting, gastrointestinal upset/disturbances.

Dermatologic: Rash, including urticaria has been reported rarely. Stevens-Johnson syndrome has been reported very rarely.

Other: Tachycardia, bronchospasm, facial swelling, and non-specific myalgia have also been rarely reported.

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This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

Last reviewed on RxList: 11/1/2010

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