Miconazole(Oravig) generic Candistat is an anti-fungal agent, prescribed for various skin infections such as athleteâ€™s foot and jock itch and also for vaginal yeast infections. It kills the fungus by weakening the fungal cell membrane.
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Medical Condition(s) for which Candistat may be prescribed
Increased burning, itching, irritation of the skin or vagina.
Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)
As pessary: 100 mg every night for 7-14 days.
As 2% cream: 5 g every night for 7-14 days.
Topical Skin fungal infections As 2% cream/lotion/powder: Apply twice daily.
How to use Candistat?
It comes as a powder, spray, cream and ointment to apply topically as directed by your physician.
When is Candistat not to be taken? (Contraindications)
Warnings and Precautions for Candistat
â€¢ Caution needed for pregnant and breastfeeding women.
Avoid diaphragms and condoms use for birth control while using this medication.
Avoid contact with your eyes.
It should not be used in children less than 2 years old.
Other Precautions for Candistat
Wash your hands thoroughly after applying this medication.
Storage Conditions for Candistat
Store it in room temperature and keep away from children.
Schedule : H Prescription drugs - Drugs to be sold only under the prescription of a Registered Medical Practitioner.
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