Generic name: clotrimazole [ kloe-TRIM-a-zole ]
Drug classes: Azole antifungals, Mouth and throat products
What is Mycelex Troche?
Mycelex Troche is used to treat and prevent yeast infections of the mouth and throat in adults and children older than 3 years.
The Mycelex Troche lozenge is not absorbed through your stomach. Mycelex Troche will not treat fungal infections in any other part of your body.
Mycelex Troche may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Use only as directed. Tell your doctor if you use other medicines or have other medical conditions or allergies.
Before taking this medicine
You should not use Mycelex Troche if you are allergic to it.
Tell your doctor if you have ever had liver disease.
Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
How should I take Mycelex Troche?
Follow all directions on your prescription label and read all medication guides or instruction sheets. Use the medicine exactly as directed.
Mycelex Troche is usually given 3 to 5 times per day. Allow the lozenge to dissolve slowly in your mouth without chewing.
You may need liver function tests.
Store at room temperature away from moisture and heat. Avoid freezing.
What happens if I miss a dose?
Take the medicine as soon as you can, but skip the missed dose if it is almost time for your next dose. Do not take two doses at one time.
What happens if I overdose?
Seek emergency medical attention or call the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222.
What should I avoid while taking Mycelex Troche?
Follow your doctor's instructions about any restrictions on food, beverages, or activity.
Mycelex Troche side effects
Get emergency medical help if you have signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Common side effects of Mycelex Troche may include:
This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
What other drugs will affect Mycelex Troche?
Mycelex Troche is not absorbed through your stomach and is not likely to be affected by other drugs you use. However, tell your doctor about all your current medicines, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.
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