Generic Name : Tioconazole Therapeutic Classification : Antifungals ICD Code : Y40.7
India- Vagistat-1. Why it is prescribed (Indications) :
This medication is an antifungal agent, prescribed for vaginal yeast infections. It works by killing the fungi. When it is not to be taken (Contraindications): Hypersensitivity.
Dosage & When it is to be taken :
Adult: As pessary/vaginal ointment: The recommended dose is 300 mg as a single dose. Topical- As 1% cream: Apply 1-2 times/day. How it should be taken :
It comes as cream, ointment to apply topically, as directed by your physician. Warnings and Precautions :
* Caution should be exercised in patients with history of diabetes, immune problems, who are taking other medications, any allergy, during pregnancy and breastfeeding. Side Effects :
Irritation, discharge, vulvar edema and swelling, vaginal pain, painful urination, nighttime urination, painful sexual intercourse, dryness of vaginal secretions, desquamation, and burning sensation.
* Avoid excess dosage. Storage Conditions :
Store it at controlled room temperature 15°-30° C.
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