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Terconazole Topical Dosage

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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

Comments:
-Only effective for vulvovaginitis due to Candida; diagnosis should be confirmed by KOH smears and/or cultures.

Approved indication: For the local treatment of vulvovaginal candidiasis (moniliasis)

Renal Dose Adjustments

Data not available

Liver Dose Adjustments

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Precautions

Consult WARNINGS section for dosing related precautions.

Dialysis

Data not available

Other Comments

Administration advice:
-Administer at bedtime.

General:
-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.
-Therapeutic effect of terconazole topical is not affected by menstruation.

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