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Sulfanilamide Topical Dosage

Applies to the following strengths: 15%; 1.05 g

Usual Adult Dose for Vaginal Candidiasis

Cream: 1 applicatorful (about 6 g) intravaginally once or twice a day for 30 days

Use: For the treatment of vulvovaginitis due to Candida albicans

Renal Dose Adjustments

Data not available

Liver Dose Adjustments

Data not available

Precautions

CONTRAINDICATIONS:
Sensitivity to the active component, any of the ingredients, or the sulfonamides

Safety and efficacy have not been established in patients younger than 18 years.

Consult WARNINGS section for additional precautions.

Dialysis

Data not available

Other Comments

Administration advice:
-Although symptoms should improve within a few days, continue therapy for 30 days.

Storage requirements:
-Store at room temperature, below 86F; protect from cold.

General:
-For hygienic purposes, douching with a suitable solution before insertion may be recommended.
-A pad should be used to protect clothing.
-Vaginal applicators/inserters should be used with caution after the seventh month of pregnancy.

Monitoring:
-Dermatologic: For skin rash
-General: For evidence of systemic toxicity

Patient advice:
-Read the directions for use of applicator printed under tear-away panel of carton.
-Discontinue this product if unusual local itching and burning occur, or other unusual symptoms develop; do not restart without further consultation.

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