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Clotrimazole by Preferred Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Medically reviewed on June 16, 2017

Dosage form: cream
Ingredients: CLOTRIMAZOLE 1g in 100g
Labeler: Preferred Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
NDC Code: 68788-0169

Clotrimazole Vaginal Cream

Drug Facts

Active ingredients

Clotrimazole 1% (50 mg in each applicatorful)

Clotrimazole 1% (external cream)


Vaginal antifungal

Vaginal antifungal

treats vaginal yeast infections
relieves external itching and irritation associated due to a vaginal yeast infection


For vaginal use only

Do not use if you have never had a vaginal yeast infection diagnosed by a doctor

Ask a doctor before use if you have
vaginal itching and discomfort for the first time
lower abdominal, back or shoulder pain, fever, chills, nausea, vomiting, or foul-smelling vaginal discharge.  You may have a more serious condition.
vaginal yeast infections often (such as once a month or 3 in 6 months). You could be pregnant, or have a serious underlying medical cause for your symptoms, including diabetes or a weakened immune system.
been exposed to the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) that causes AIDS

When using this product
do not use tampons, douches, spermicides, or other vaginal products.  Condoms and diaphragms may be damaged and fail to prevent pregnancy or sexually transmitted diseases (STDs).
do not have vaginal intercourse
mild increase in vaginal burning, itching or irritation may occur
if you do not get complete relief, ask a doctor before using another product

Stop use and ask a doctor if
symptoms do not get better in 3 days
symptoms last more than 7 days.
you get a rash or hives, abdominal pain, fever, chills, nausea, vomiting, or a foul smelling vaginal discharge

If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.

Keep out of reach of children.  If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center (1-800-222-1222) right away.

before using this product, read the enclosed educational brochure for complete directions and information
adults and children 12 years of age and over:
vaginal cream: insert one applicatorful of cream into the vagina at bedtime for 7 days in a row. Wash applicator after each use.
external cream: use the same tube of cream if you have itching and irritation on the skin outside the vagina.
Squeeze a small amount of cream onto your fingertip. Apply to itchy, irritated skin outside the vagina. Use 2 times daily for up to 7 days as needed.
children under 12 years of age: ask a doctor

Other Information
store at room temperature between 2° and 30°C (36° to 86°F)
see end flaps of carton and tube for lot number and expiration date
Tamper-evident: Safety sealed: the tube opening should be sealed. If seal has been punctured or is not visible, do not use the product.

Inactive ingredients

benzyl alcohol, cetostearyl alcohol, cetyl esters wax, 2-octyldodecanol, polysorbate 60, purified water, sodium phosphate monobasic, sorbitan monostearate


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45g tube - 68788-0169-4

Compare to the active ingredient
in Gyne-Lotrimin® Vaginal Cream*

Vaginal Cream, USP 1%

Vaginal Antifungal
Cures Most Vaginal Yeast Infections
1 Reusable Applicator (7-Day Therapy) 
7-Day Treatment

ONE 45 g (1.5 OZ) Tube of Vaginal Cream (1%) and
1 Reusable Applicator (7-Day Therapy)

Educational Pamphlet Enclosed

clotrimazole cream
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:68788-0169(NDC:0472-0220)
Route of AdministrationVAGINALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:68788-0169-41 TUBE in 1 CARTON
145 g in 1 TUBE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
Labeler - Preferred Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (791119022)
Registrant - Preferred Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (791119022)
Preferred Pharmaceuticals, Inc.791119022RELABEL(68788-0169)

Preferred Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

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