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nystatin

Saltos de línea: ny|sta¦tin
Pronunciación: /ˈnʌɪstətɪn
 
, ˈnɪs-/

Definición de nystatin en inglés:

sustantivo

[mass noun]
An antibiotic used chiefly to treat fungal infections.
Example sentences
  • Further treatment with a combination cream that included topical steroid, antibiotic, and nystatin was also ineffective.
  • In a previous work, we began to exploit the intrinsic fluorescence properties of the tetrane-containing antibiotic nystatin.
  • Compounds such as clotrimazole and nystatin are used to treat human fungal infections.

Origen

1950s: from N(ew) Y(ork) Stat(e) (where it was developed) + -in1.

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