nystatin

A polyene antibiotic active against fungi. The name is derived from ‘New York State Health Department` where it was discovered as a product of Streptomyces noursei .

nystatin

[n] - an antifungal and antibiotic (trade names Mycostatin and Nystan) discovered in New York State
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Nystatin

Type of Anti-fungalmedication
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nystatin

<drug> A polyene antibiotic active against fungi. The name is derived from new York State Health Department where it was discovered as a product of Streptomyces noursei. ... (18 Nov 1997) ...
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nystatin

Mycostatin noun an antifungal and antibiotic (trade names Mycostatin and Nystan) discovered in New York State; derived from soil fungi actinomycetes
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nystatin

(ni-stat´in) an antibiotic produced by Streptomyces noursei; used as an antifungal agent in treatment of infections due to Candida albicans and other Candida species; administered orally or topically.
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nystatin

(from the article `drug`) Amphotericin B and nystatin are antimicrobial drugs that interact with ergosterol, a type of steroid that is found in fungal membranes; this binding ...
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nystatin

Type: Term Pronunciation: nī-stat′in, nis′tă-tin Definitions: 1. An antibiotic substance isolated from cultures of Streptomyces noursei, effective in the treatment of all forms of candidiasis, particularly candidal infections of the intestine, skin, and mucous membranes.
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nystatin

The active ingredient in a drug used to treat infections caused by fungi (a type of microorganism). Nystatin is made by certain strains of bacteria and kills fungi by binding to their membranes. It is a type of antifungal agent.
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