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Miconazole Vaginal Suppository 1200 mg

For yeast infection of vagina.

Generic Name: Miconazole

Instructions

Instructions

This medicine is for use in the vagina. DO NOT take this medicine by mouth.

Use the applicator to insert the medicine high into the vagina.

Keep the medicine at room temperature. Avoid heat and direct light.

Wash your hands before and after using this medicine.

Avoid wearing tight fitting clothing, nylon underwear, pantyhose or a wet bathing suit while using this medicine. Wear clean, cotton underwear every day.

If medicine gets in your eyes, rinse well with cool water.

Do not use a contraceptive diaphragm or a condom for at least 72 hours after finishing the medicine.

Do not use tampons or douche on the days that you are using the medicine.

Drug interactions can change how medicines work or increase risk for side effects. Tell your health care providers about all medicines taken. Include prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal medicines. Speak with your doctor or pharmacist before starting or stopping any medicine.

Tell your doctor if symptoms do not get better or if they get worse.

Do not share this medicine with anyone who has not been prescribed this medicine.

Do not take the medicine more than once during 24 hours.

Cautions

Cautions

Tell your doctor and pharmacist if you ever had an allergic reaction to a medicine.

Do not use the medication any more than instructed.

Avoid sexual intercourse while on this medicine.

Tell the doctor or pharmacist if you are pregnant, planning to be pregnant, or breastfeeding.

Sexual partners should contact their healthcare provider right away if they experience symptoms.

Side Effects

Side Effects

The following is a list of some common side effects from this medicine. Please speak with your doctor about what you should do if you experience these or other side effects.

  • pain in the abdomen
  • burning or stinging
  • headaches
  • vaginal itching or discharge

A few people may have an allergic reaction to this medicine. Symptoms can include difficulty breathing, skin rash, itching, swelling, or severe dizziness. If you notice any of these symptoms, seek medical help quickly.

Please speak with your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist if you have any questions about this medicine.

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