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Butoconazole Vaginal Cream (BUTOCONAZOLE NITRATE CREAM - VAGINAL)

Instructions

This medicine is for use in the vagina. DO NOT take this medicine by mouth.

Use the applicator to insert the medicine high into the vagina.

Keep the medicine at room temperature. Avoid heat and direct light.

Wash your hands before and after using this medicine.

If medicine gets in your eyes, rinse well with cool water.

Do not use tampons or douche on the days that you are using the medicine.

Drug interactions can change how medicines work or increase risk for side effects. Tell your health care providers about all medicines taken. Include prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal medicines. Speak with your doctor or pharmacist before starting or stopping any medicine.

Tell your doctor if symptoms do not get better or if they get worse.

Do not share this medicine with anyone who has not been prescribed this medicine.

Do not take the medicine more than once during 24 hours.

Brand Name(s): Gynazole-1

Generic Name: Butoconazole Nitrate

Cautions

Do not use the medication any more than instructed.

Avoid sexual intercourse while on this medicine.

It is unknown if this medicine passes into breast milk. Ask your doctor before breastfeeding.

During pregnancy, this medicine should be used only when clearly needed. Talk to your doctor about the risks and benefits.

Side Effects

The following is a list of some common side effects from this medicine. Please speak with your doctor about what you should do if you experience these or other side effects.

  • burning or stinging
  • uterine cramps

Call your doctor or get medical help right away if you notice any of these more serious side effects:

  • severe or persistent abdominal pain
  • fever, chills, or body ache
  • bad smelling vaginal discharge

A few people may have an allergic reaction to this medicine. Symptoms can include difficulty breathing, skin rash, itching, swelling, or severe dizziness. If you notice any of these symptoms, seek medical help quickly.

Please speak with your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist if you have any questions about this medicine.

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