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VANDAZOLE (metronidazole vaginal gel) is indicated in the treatment of bacterial vaginosis (formerly referred to as Haemophilus vaginitis, Gardnerella vaginitis, nonspecific vaginitis, Corynebacterium vaginitis, or anaerobic vaginosis) in non-pregnant women.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
The recommended dose is one applicator full of VANDAZOLE (metronidazole vaginal gel) , (approximately 5 grams of gel containing approximately 37.5 mg of metronidazole) administered intravaginally once a day for 5 days. For once a day dosing, VANDAZOLE should be administered at bedtime [see PATIENT INFORMATION].
Not for ophthalmic, dermal, or oral use.
Dosage Forms And Strengths
VANDAZOLE (metronidazole vaginal gel) is a vaginal gel 0.75% in a 70 g tube with 5 vaginal applicators (each applicator delivers approximately 5 g of gel containing 37.5 mg of metronidazole).
Storage And Handling
VANDAZOL E (metronidazo le vaginal gel, 0.75%) is supplied in a 70 gram tube and packaged with 5 vaginal applicators.
Store at 20° to 25°C (68° to 77°F) [See USP Controlled Room Temperature]. Avoid exposure to extreme heat or cold. Protect from freezing.
Manufactured For: UPSHER-SMITH LABORATORIES, INC. Minneapolis, MN 55447. Rev. 1/2011
Last reviewed on RxList: 4/4/2011
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
Additional Vandazole Information
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