Nystatin and Triamcinolone (Topical)
Brand Names : Dermacomb, Myco II, Mycobiotic II, Mycogen II, Mycolog II, Myco-Triacet II, Mykacet, Mykacet II, Mytrex, Tristatin II
- Antifungal-corticosteroid, topical
and triamcinolone (nye-STAT-in and trye-am-SIN-oh-lone ) combination contains an antifungal and a corticosteroid
Antifungals are used to treat infections caused by a fungus. They work
by killing the fungus or preventing its growth. This medicine will not work
for other kinds of infections. Corticosteroids belong to the family of medicines
called steroids. They are used to help relieve redness, swelling, itching,
and other discomfort of many skin problems.
This medicine is used to treat certain fungus infections, such as Candida
(Monilia), and to help relieve the discomfort of the infection.
Topical corticosteroids may rarely cause some serious side effects. Some
of the side effects may be more likely to occur in children. Before using this medicine in children, be sure to talk to your doctor about
these problems, as well as the good this medicine may do
Nystatin and triamcinolone combination is available only with your doctor's
prescription, in the following dosage forms:
Some commonly used brand names are:
In the U.S. -
- Myco II
- Mycobiotic II
- Mycogen II
- Mycolog II
- Myco-Triacet II
- Mykacet II
- Tristatin II
Generic name product may be available in the U.S.
† Not commercially available in Canada.