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Trimo-San Side Effects

Generic name: hydroxyquinoline topical

Note: This document contains side effect information about hydroxyquinoline topical. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Trimo-San.

Applies to hydroxyquinoline topical: vaginal gel with applicator

Warning

You should not use this medication if you are allergic to hydroxyquinoline.

Do not use hydroxyquinoline if you are pregnant. If you are actively trying to become pregnant, do not use hydroxyquinoline within 6 hours before you after you have sexual intercourse.

Before using hydroxyquinoline, tell your doctor if you have any allergies.

If you use a vaginal pessary, make sure your doctor knows what type of pessary you have before you start using hydroxyquinoline.

Stop using hydroxyquinoline and call your doctor at once if you have severe vaginal irritation, burning, itching, unusual discharge, a fever, or pain or cramps in your lower stomach.

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction while taking hydroxyquinoline topical (the active ingredient contained in Trimo-San) hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

Stop using hydroxyquinoline and call your doctor at once if you have a serious side effect such as:

  • severe vaginal irritation after inserting the medication;

  • vaginal burning or itching;

  • unusual vaginal discharge; or

  • fever, pain or cramps in your lower stomach, swelling or tenderness.

Less serious side effects are more likely, and you may have none at all.

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.

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Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

Some side effects may not be reported. You may report them to the FDA.