tioconazole vaginal (cont.)
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What happens if I miss a dose (Monistat-1, Vagistat-1)?
Since tioconazole is a one day treatment, missing a dose is not usually a problem.
What happens if I overdose (Monistat-1, Vagistat-1)?
An overdose of tioconazole vaginal is unlikely. If you do suspect that a much larger than normal dose has been used or that tioconazole vaginal has been ingested, contact an emergency room or a poison control center.
What should I avoid while using tioconazole vaginal (Monistat-1, Vagistat-1)?
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.
Tioconazole may damage a condom or diaphragm. Use another form of birth control while using tioconazole vaginal and for 72 hours following treatment.
What other drugs will affect tioconazole vaginal (Monistat-1, Vagistat-1)?
Avoid using other vaginal creams or douches at the same time as tioconazole vaginal unless otherwise directed by your doctor.
Drugs other than those listed here may also interact with tioconazole vaginal. Talk to your doctor and pharmacist before taking any prescription or over the counter medicines, including vitamins, minerals, and herbal products.
Where can I get more information?
Your pharmacist has additional information about tioconazole vaginal written for health professionals that you may read.
Report Problems to the Food and Drug Administration
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