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Mycolog-II Medication - Uses & Side Effects

Mycolog-II Cream and Ointment are used for the treatment of candidiasis of the skin. The combination of an antifungal and a steroid provides greater benefit than nystatin alone during the first few days of treatment. Nystatin kills the fungus or prevents its growth; triamcinolone helps relieve the redness, swelling, itching, and other discomfort that can accompany a skin infection.

Mycolog-II Dosage

  • If you are using Mycolog-II Cream, then you should applied Mycolog-II Cream to the affected areas 2 times a day, in the morning and evening
  • If you are using Mycolog-II Ointment, then you should applied Mycolog-II Ointment to the affected areas 2 times a day, in the morning and the evening.

Uses of Mycolog-II

  • Mycolog-II Cream and Ointment are used for the treatment of candidiasis of the skin.
  • It may also be used to treats other medical conditions those are listed in this medication guide.

Side Effects of Mycolog-II

Before taken Mycolog-II medicine, you should discuss the side effects with your doctor. If any develop or change in intensity, then you should inform your doctor as soon as possible. Because only your doctor can determine if it is safe for you to continue taking Mycolog-II. Side effects may include:

  • Blistering
  • Dryness
  • Eruptions resembling acne
  • Hair loss
  • Inflammation around the mouth
  • Peeling
  • Reddish purple lines on skin
  • Secondary infection

Warnings and precautions before taking Mycolog-II:

  • You should not use Mycolog-II for any disorder other than the one for which it was prescribed.
  • You should also avoid wrapping or bandaging the affected area. Because the use of tight-fitting diapers or plastic pants is not recommended for a child being treated in the diaper area with Mycolog-II. These garments may act in the same way as airtight dressings or bandages.
  • If an irritation or allergic reaction develops while you are using Mycolog-II, then you should notify your doctor.

Drug Interaction :-

No interactions have been reported. But if you are taking Mycolog-II with certain other drugs, then the effects of either could be increased, decreased, or altered. So it is especially important to check with your doctor before combining Mycolog-II with other drugs.


After taken Mycolog-II if you feel that overdose is suspected, then you should contact with your doctor immediately. Because it may lead to another serious effect. An acute overdosage is unlikely with the use of Mycolog-II; however, long-term or prolonged use can produce reactions throughout the body.

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