- MW:926.1 Da
- Appearance:Yellow to off-white powder
Polyene antifungal antibiotic produced by Streptomyces noursei.
Nystatin is a polyene antifungal, antibiotic complex containing three biologically active components: A1, A2, and A3. It increases the permeability of the cell membrane of sensitive fungi by binding to sterols. It is a growth promoter.
EC Number: 215-749-0
Potency (Assay): ≥ 4400 U/mg
*Residual Solvent (n-butanol): ≤ 1000 ppm
*Residual Solvent (Methanol): ≤ 3000 ppm
*Residual Solvent (Acetone): ≤ 5000 ppm
*Solvents may be present in this product. All comply with the limits prescribed in the current USP.