nystatin and triamcinolone (topical) (cont.)
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What happens if I miss a dose (Mycogen II, Mytrex)?
Apply the medication as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and use the medicine at the next regularly scheduled time. Do not use extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
What happens if I overdose (Mycogen II, Mytrex)?
Seek emergency medical attention if you think you have used too much of this medicine. Overdose symptoms may result if you absorb this medicine through your skin by applying too much of it.
An overdose of nystatin and triamcinolone is not expected to produce life-threatening symptoms. However, long-term use of high steroid doses can lead to symptoms such as thinning skin, easy bruising, changes in the shape or location of body fat (especially in your face, neck, back, and waist), increased acne or facial hair, menstrual problems, impotence, or loss of interest in sex.
What should I avoid while using nystatin and triamcinolone (Mycogen II, Mytrex)?
Avoid getting this medication in your eyes, mouth, and nose, or on your lips. If it does get into any of these areas, wash with water. Do not use nystatin and triamcinolone on sunburned, windburned, irritated, or broken skin. Also avoid using this medication in open wounds.
What other drugs will affect nystatin and triamcinolone (Mycogen II, Mytrex)?
It is not likely that other drugs you take orally or inject will have an effect on topically applied nystatin and triamcinolone. But many drugs can interact with each other. Tell your doctor about all your prescription and over-the-counter medications, vitamins, minerals, herbal products, and drugs prescribed by other doctors. Do not start a new medication without telling your doctor.
Where can I get more information?
Your pharmacist can provide more information about nystatin and triamcinolone topical.
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