Terconazole Topical Dosage

This dosage information may not include all the information needed to use Terconazole Topical safely and effectively. See additional information for Terconazole Topical.

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Usual Adult Dose for:

Additional dosage information:

Usual Adult Dose for Vaginal Candidiasis

Vaginal suppositories: 1 suppository intravaginally once a day at bedtime for 3 consecutive days
0.8% vaginal cream: 1 applicatorful intravaginally once a day at bedtime for 3 consecutive days
0.4% vaginal cream: 1 applicatorful intravaginally once a day at bedtime for 7 consecutive days

Renal Dose Adjustments

Data not available

Liver Dose Adjustments

Data not available

Precautions

Terconazole topical should be permanently discontinued if sensitization, irritation, fever, chills, or influenza-like symptoms occur during use.

Concurrent use of terconazole topical vaginal suppositories and certain rubber or latex products (such as vaginal contraceptive diaphragms) is not recommended.

Safety and efficacy have not been established in pediatric patients (less than 18 years of age).

Dialysis

Data not available

Other Comments

Terconazole topical should be administered at bedtime.

The diagnosis should be reconfirmed by smears and/or cultures and other pathogens commonly associated with vulvovaginitis ruled out prior to prescribing another course of therapy.

The effectiveness of terconazole topical is not affected by menstruation.

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