Nystatin is indicated for the treatment of candidiasis in the oral cavity, for the local treatment of monoliasis especially those caused by Candida albicans, including thrush intestinal, anal, vulvovaginal and cutaneous monoliasis and monolial paronychia.
The usual dosage is 1g (100.000 units) once or twice (100.000 or 200.000 units) daily deposited high in the vagina by means of the applicator. In most cases, 2 weeks of therapy will be sufficient, but more prolonged treatment may be necessary. Administration should generally be continued for at least 48 hours after
clinical cure to prevent relapse. It is important that therapy be continued during menstruation