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Drug Type: Antifungal

Nystatin (Mycostatin)

Nystatin (Mycostatin) is an antifungal drug used to treat certain types of fungal infections in poultry. It comes in oral form or topical use only, as it most come in direct contact with the yeast to be effective.

Typical Dosage: 1 ml/300 g given gavage orally or added to feed, twice a day for 7 days.

Withdrawal Period: In the United States, nystatin is approved for use in laying hens producing eggs intended for human consumption when its given in accordance with each product manufacturer's label directions; where it has a 0-day egg withdrawal period.