Description and Brand Names

Drug information provided by: Merative, Micromedex®

US Brand Name

  1. Mycostatin
  2. Nystop
  3. Pedi-Dri

Canadian Brand Name

  1. Mycostatin Cream
  2. Mycostatin Ointment
  3. Mycostatin Powder
  4. Nadostine
  5. Nilstat Topical Cream
  6. Nilstat Topical Ointment
  7. Nyaderm Cream
  8. Nyaderm Ointment


Nystatin belongs to the group of medicines called antifungals. Topical nystatin is used to treat some types of fungus infections of the skin.

Nystatin is available in the U.S. only with your doctor's prescription.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Cream
  • Powder
  • Ointment