Monistat Vaginal Cream
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Monistat Vaginal Cream
Monistat Vaginal Cream Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is miconazole vaginal (Monistat Vaginal Cream)?
- What are the possible side effects of miconazole vaginal (Monistat Vaginal Cream)?
- What is the most important information I should know about miconazole vaginal (Monistat Vaginal Cream)?
- What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before using miconazole vaginal (Monistat Vaginal Cream)?
- How should I use miconazole vaginal (Monistat Vaginal Cream)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Monistat Vaginal Cream)?
- What happens if I overdose (Monistat Vaginal Cream)?
- What should I avoid while using miconazole vaginal (Monistat Vaginal Cream)?
- What other drugs will affect miconazole vaginal (Monistat Vaginal Cream)?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose (Monistat Vaginal Cream)?
Apply the missed dose as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for the next dose, skip the dose you missed and apply only the next regularly scheduled dose. Do not use a double dose of this medication.
What happens if I overdose (Monistat Vaginal Cream)?
An overdose of miconazole vaginal is unlikely. If you do suspect that a much larger than normal dose has been used or that miconazole vaginal has been ingested, contact an emergency room or a poison control center.
What should I avoid while using miconazole vaginal (Monistat Vaginal Cream)?
Avoid wearing tight-fitting, synthetic clothing (e.g., panty hose) that does not allow air circulation. Wear loose-fitting clothing made of cotton and other natural fibers until the infection is healed.
Miconazole may damage a condom or diaphragm. Use another form of birth control while using miconazole vaginal.
What other drugs will affect miconazole vaginal (Monistat Vaginal Cream)?
Do not use miconazole vaginal without first talking to your doctor if you are taking warfarin (Coumadin). Special monitoring or a dosage adjustment may be necessary.
Avoid using other vaginal creams or douches at the same time as miconazole vaginal unless otherwise directed by your doctor.
Drugs other than those listed here may also interact with miconazole vaginal. Talk to your doctor and pharmacist before taking any prescription or over-the-counter medicines, including herbal products.
Where can I get more information?
Your pharmacist has additional information about miconazole vaginal written for health professionals that you may read.
Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use this medication only for the indication prescribed.
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Additional Monistat Vaginal Cream Information
- Monistat Vaginal Cream Drug Interactions Center: miconazole nitrate top
- Monistat Vaginal Cream Side Effects Center
- Monistat Vaginal Cream Overview including Precautions
- Monistat Vaginal Cream FDA Approved Prescribing Information including Dosage
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