Uses of Tetterine
Miconazole is a prescription antifungal medicine used in adults to treat fungal (yeast) infections of the mouth and the throat.
This medication may be prescribed for other uses. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information.
Do not use miconazole if you:
- are allergic to miconazole (M-Zole, Monistat, Vusion)
- are allergic to milk protein concentrate
- are allergic to any of the ingredients in miconazole
Tetterine and Pregnancy
Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant. It is not known if miconazole will harm your unborn baby.
Tetterine and Lactation
Tell your doctor if you are breastfeeding or plan to breastfeed. It is not known if miconazole passes into your breast milk. Talk to your doctor about the best way to feed your baby if you use miconazole.
If you take too much miconazole, call your local Poison Control Center or seek emergency medical attention right away.
What is the most important information I should know about Tetterine (miconazole topical)?
Follow all directions on your medicine label and package. Tell each of your healthcare providers about all your medical conditions, allergies, and all medicines you use.
What happens if I miss a dose?
Apply the missed dose as soon as you remember. Skip the missed dose if it is almost time for your next scheduled dose. Do not use extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
What happens if I overdose?
Seek emergency medical attention or call the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222.
What are some things I need to know or do while I take Tetterine?
- Tell all of your health care providers that you take this medicine. This includes your doctors, nurses, pharmacists, and dentists.
- This medicine may cause harm if swallowed. If Tetterine is swallowed, call a doctor or poison control center right away.
- Use with care in children. Talk with the doctor.
- Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan on getting pregnant. You will need to talk about the benefits and risks of using this medicine while you are pregnant.
- Tell your doctor if you are breast-feeding. You will need to talk about any risks to your baby.
How do I store and/or throw out Tetterine?
- Store at room temperature. Do not freeze.
- Store in a dry place. Do not store in a bathroom.
- Keep all drugs in a safe place. Keep all drugs out of the reach of children and pets.
- Check with your pharmacist about how to throw out unused drugs.