Monistat

Active Ingredient(s): Miconazole
Pharm Company: * JANSSEN PHARMA
Category: Antifungal

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Monistat Overview

Miconazole, sold under the brand name Monistat among others, is an antifungal medication used to treat ring worm, pityriasis versicolor, and yeast infections of the skin or vagina.[1] It is used for ring worm of the body, groin (jock itch), and feet (athlete's foot).[1] It is applied to the skin or vagina as a cream or ointment.[1] Common side effects include itchiness or irritation of the area in which it was applied.[1] Use in ...

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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Miconazole

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amox clav yeast infection

I was prescribed amox clav pot 500 mg 3 times daily for an absessed tooth , on day 3 i have a urethran vaginal discharge - non smelling but seems like a lot at a time - doesnt hurt to pee im not peeing more then usual , however my vaginal is itchy and swollen . Is this a yeast infection due to the antibiotic and can i just got get a monistat 1 and save me the trip to the ER since i dont have a Family dc

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Severe vaginal itching

For the past year I have been suffering from intense vaginal itching. I have tried monistat and other medications, but nothing is helping. I also changed my laundry detergent to be free of perfume and that hasn't helped either. ## Hello, Donna! How are you? Have you consulted your doctor for an exam? You might have some type of bacterial infection that requires an antibiotic to be eradicated. Your doctor can take a culture and send it to a lab to discover what's causing your problem. The FDA lists the typical antibiotic side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, non-allergic skin rash, and diarrhea. Are you on any other medications? Has there been any discharge, or odor? ## Can taro mometasone cream be used for a swollen, inflamed, itchy vulva? There is no o...

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canex t vagina cream - where can I get it from?

Where can I find Canex T vagina cream in USA or Canada? ## Hello, Bockarie! How are you? It is not available in North America. However, there are equivalent products available in most stores, in the feminine hygiene sections. You will usually find the brand name Monistat and generics, as well. Is there anything else I can help with?

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Will Penicillan Cure Yeast Infections

I would like to know taking 1 penicillan s21, daily for 4-5 days cure a yeast infection, while using a monistat 7 cream. ## I would like to know taking 1 pencillan s21, daily for 4-5 days cure a yeast infection? ## No, Penicillin is an antibiotic that cures bacterial infections and it can actually cause yeast infections, by killing off good bacteria in the body. Learn more Penicillin details here. A yeast infection is caused a fungus and it requires an antifungal medication to treat, such as that in Monistat. Learn more Monistat details here. Are there any other questions? ## what about for male

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can i take monistat 7 while on nitrofutantoin

Finishing up on taking nitrofurantoin. How soon can I start taking monistat 7. Now I have a yeast infection. Actually had during the time I am on nitrofurantoin. ## Hi, Lady Lex! Sorry about the yeast infection, they are very annoying! And you could have started using the Monistat, while still on the antibiotic from what I can find. You should always check such information with your doctor or pharmacist to be certain, but I didn't find any interactions or problems listed between the two. Learn more Miconazole details here. Many times, when women are prone to getting yeast infections from antibiotics, doctors will prescribe Diflucan (Fluconazole) as a preventative, so they don't have to deal with two different kinds of infections, at the same time. You may want to keep that in mi...

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nitrofur macr 100 mg for yeast infections

Can nitrofur macr 100 mg be used to treat yeast infections? ## No, an antibiotic will not cure a yeast infection. Antibiotics can actually cause them, or worsen an existing one. Yeast is actually a fungal infection, so it requires an antifungal medication to be eradicated. There are some that are available over the counter, such as Monistat. Learn more Monistat details here. However, if this is your first yeast infection, then you need to see your doctor to confirm that it's a yeast infection and discover the proper, safe remedy for you. Is there anything else I can help with?

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Miconazole
  • Cream: 2%, 200mg/applicatorful, 2g, 4%
  • Injection: 10mg/ml
  • Liquid: 2%
  • Lotion: 2%
  • Ointment: 2%
  • Powder: 2%
  • Spray: 2%
  • Suppository: 100mg, 1200mg, 200mg
  • Tablet: 50mg
  • Unassigned: 100mg + 2%, 1200mg + 2%, 2%, 2% + 200mg, 200mg + 2%, 4% + 2%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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