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This leaflet does not contain all the information about N-Statin Oral Drops.
Please consult your doctor or pharmacist for any additional information you may require or any concerns you may have about using N-Statin Oral Drops.
Keep this leaflet with your N-Statin Oral Drops. You may need to read it again.
Nystatin is a medicine used for treating infections caused by fungi, including yeast.
N-Statin Oral Drops are used to treat candidal infections of the mouth and throat (e.g. thrush).
Talk with your doctor or pharmacist if:
Drop the measured dose of medicine under the tongue and hold the medicine in your mouth for as long as possible. Swish it around, gargle and swallow.
Usual dose: Infants, children and Adults: 1mL (100 000 I.U.) four times a day.
Your doctor may tell you to use a different dose. Take the amount of medicine your doctor told you to. Continue treatment for at least 48 hours after your symptoms have disappeared.
If you forget to take your N-Statin Oral Drops, take the missed dose as soon as you remember
If it is almost time for your next regular dose, wait until then to take your medicine and skip the missed dose.
Do not take a double dose to make up for the missed dose.
If you have taken too much N-Statin Oral Drops, contact your doctor or pharmacist. Alternatively you can call the Poisons Information Centre by dialling 13 11 26 and they will advise you on what you must do.
N-Statin Oral Drops may have some unwanted side effect in some people. Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you have problems with any of the following side effects :
Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you have any other side effects that you think may be caused by this medicine.
Nystatin Oral Suspension 100,000 I.U./mL (vanilla flavoured) in a 24mL amber glass bottle with a calibrated dropper.
N-Statin oral drops contain in each mL
Nystatin 100,000 I.U.
Sucrose, saccharin sodium, sodium metabisulfite, carmellose sodium, sodium citrate, methyl hydroxybenzoate, propyl hydroxybenzoate, purified water,vanilla flavour
Cipla GenPharm Australia Pty Ltd
182 Alison Road, Carrara QLD 4211
AUST R 90212
TGA approved leaflet 26/7/02
Published by MIMS/myDr May 2003