Monistat-1 Day or Night
Name: Monistat-1 Day or Night
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What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before using Monistat-1 Day or Night (miconazole vaginal)?
If this is the first time that you have ever had symptoms of a vaginal yeast infection, consult your doctor before using this medication.
You should not use miconazole vaginal if you have ever had an allergic reaction to it.
To make sure miconazole vaginal is safe for you, tell your doctor if you have:
HIV or AIDS.
Do not use this medicine without a doctor's advice if you are pregnant.
Do not use this medicine without a doctor's advice if you are breast-feeding a baby.
How should I use Monistat-1 Day or Night (miconazole vaginal)?
Use exactly as directed on the label, or as prescribed by your doctor. Do not use in larger or smaller amounts or for longer than recommended.
Do not take this medicine by mouth. It is for use only in your vagina.
Wash your hands before and after using miconazole vaginal.
Insert the tablet, suppository, or cream into the vagina using the applicator as directed.
You can use a sanitary napkin to prevent the medication from staining your clothing but do not use a tampon.
Use this medication for the full prescribed length of time, even during your menstrual period. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cleared. Skipping doses may also increase your risk of further infection that is resistant to miconazole vaginal.
If the infection does not clear up after you have finished one course of therapy, or if it appears to get worse, see your doctor. You may have another type of infection.
If this medication gets in your eyes, rinse with water.
Store at room temperature away from moisture and heat.
What should I avoid while using Monistat-1 Day or Night (miconazole vaginal)?
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 Monistat-1 Day or Night (miconazole vaginal)?
It is not likely that other drugs you take orally or inject will have an effect on vaginally applied miconazole. But many drugs can interact with each other. Tell each of your health care providers about all medicines you use, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.
For Healthcare Professionals
Applies to miconazole topical: compounding powder, topical cream, topical gel, topical liquid, topical lotion, topical ointment, topical powder, topical spray, topical tincture, vaginal cream, vaginal cream with applicator, vaginal kit, vaginal suppository, vaginal tampon
Local side effects have been reported frequently with topical miconazole therapy. When administered intravaginally or topically, itching, burning and rash have been reported. Contact dermatitis, confirmed by patch testing, has been reported.[Ref]
Nervous system side effects have rarely included headache.[Ref]
Genitourinary side effects have included cramping, pain, and bleeding with the intravaginal use of miconazole.[Ref]
Some side effects of Monistat 1-Day or Night Combination Pack may not be reported. Always consult your doctor or healthcare specialist for medical advice. You may also report side effects to the FDA.