Nystatin for Yeast Infections While Breast-Feeding
How It Works
Nystatin is an antibiotic that kills yeast, such as Candida albicans.
Nystatin is used as a cream or ointment to treat Reference yeast infections of the breast and nipple. A liquid formulation is used to treat Reference thrush Opens New Window in a baby's mouth. For more information, see the topic Reference Thrush.
|By:||Reference Healthwise Staff||Last Revised: May 14, 2012|
|Medical Review:||Reference Sarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine
Reference Kirtly Jones, MD - Obstetrics and Gynecology