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(butoconazole nitrate) Vaginal Cream USP, 2%
In One Prefilled Disposable Applicator

Using the GYNAZOLE •1® Butoconazole Nitrate Vaginal Cream USP, 2% Prefilled Disposable Applicator

3 Easy Steps:

Step 1: Preparing the Applicator

Peel back the protective foil and remove the prefilled applicator. Applicator is designed to be used with tip in place. Do not remove tip; do not use applicator if tip has been removed.

Figures 1 and 2

Pull the ring back to fully extend the plunger - Illustration

Do not warm applicator before using. While holding the applicator firmly, pull the ring back to fully extend the plunger (see Figures 1 and 2).

Step 2: Inserting the Applicator

Gently insert the applicator into the vagina as far as it will comfortably go (see Figures 3A and 3B).

Figure 3A and 3B

Inserting the Applicator - Illustration

Step 3: Applying the Cream

Push the plunger to release the cream (see Figures 4A, 4B and 4C). Remove the empty applicator from the vagina and throw it away.

Figures 4A, 4B and 4C

Push the plunger to release the cream - Illustration

Important Instructions

  • One prefilled applicator of GYNAZOLE • 1 ® Butoconazole Nitrate Vaginal Cream USP, 2% should be administered.
  • This cream contains mineral oil. Mineral oil may weaken latex or rubber products such as condoms or vaginal contraceptive diaphragms; therefore, use of such products within 72 hours following treatment with GYNAZOLE •1® Butoconazole Nitrate Vaginal Cream USP, 2% is not recommended.
  • There are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. GYNAZOLE •1® Butoconazole Nitrate Vaginal Cream USP, 2% should be used during pregnancy only under the supervision of a physician.

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.

You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

Last reviewed on RxList: 7/12/2016
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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