What is Miconazole?
Miconazole Cream is a medicine that is used for the treatment of Fungal And Bacterial Infections, Vulvovaginal Candidiasis, Vaginal Yeast Infections, Napkin Rash, Paronychia and other conditions.
Miconazole Cream contains Miconazole as an active ingredient.
Miconazole Cream works by preventing the growth of fungi and increasing cellular permeability.
Detailed information related to Miconazole Cream uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Miconazole Cream Uses
Miconazole Cream is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
- Fungal And Bacterial Infections
- Vulvovaginal Candidiasis
- Vaginal Yeast Infections
- Napkin Rash
Miconazole Cream Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Miconazole Cream improves the patient condition by performing the following functions:
- Preventing the growth of fungi and increasing cellular permeability.
Miconazole Cream Composition and Active Ingredients
Miconazole Cream is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
Please note that this medicine may be available in various strengths for each active ingredient listed above.
Miconazole Cream Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Miconazole Cream. This is not a comprehensive list. These side effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side effects, especially if they do not go away.
- Vaginal Burning Sensation
- Skin Inflammation
- Change In Taste
- Pain During Periods
- Application Site Itchiness
Miconazole Cream Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
- Abdominal pain, chills, fever and nausea
- Avoid contact with eyes and oral cavity
- Foul-smelling vaginal discharge
- Skin rash or hives
- Swelling on face, eyes, lips, tongue and throat