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I am Dr. SS. I will try my best to help you.
When did thrush appear?
When Nystatin was started?
3 days ago
Was Nystatin started 3 days back?
It has been about 2 1/2 days ago.
Is he breast fed?
Does he have any other symptom?
Not that I know about.
How many times are you applying Nystatin?
I have not seen him as I live 270 miles away. They always ask me these questuion due toe being an RN for 50 years
Nystatin can take some time to have full effect.
It can take a week too.
Acetaminophen can be given.
This can be helpful in relieving the pain & irritation.
The dose would be 5-7 mg/ lb per dose.
i do not know how many times as my son said they were going by the directions they were given. Thnk you for your help. I will let them know and I will calulate the does for them.
Please tell them to apply it to all the affected areas carefully.
I hope he will improve soon.
If you need any other help, please let me know.