Mycostatin


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Mycostatin

(ˌmaɪkəʊˈstætɪn)
n
(Pharmacology) (in the US and Australia) a brand of nystatin
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Noun1.Mycostatin - an antifungal and antibiotic (trade names Mycostatin and Nystan) discovered in New York State; derived from soil fungi actinomycetes
antibiotic, antibiotic drug - a chemical substance derivable from a mold or bacterium that can kill microorganisms and cure bacterial infections; "when antibiotics were first discovered they were called wonder drugs"
antifungal, antifungal agent, antimycotic, antimycotic agent, fungicide - any agent that destroys or prevents the growth of fungi
brand, brand name, marque, trade name - a name given to a product or service
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Blood samples for blood culture were obtained and vancomycin, cefotaxim, and metronidazole treatment directed to potential agents and oral care with mycostatin were initiated.
Ticks were collected with the help of forceps and placed into screw-capped plastic tubes having small cotton swabs soaked in 1% mycostatin solution, in order to avoid the dryness of the ticks.