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Vivjoa Side Effects

Generic name: oteseconazole

Medically reviewed by Last updated on Apr 21, 2023.

Note: This document contains side effect information about oteseconazole. Some dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Vivjoa.

Applies to oteseconazole: oral capsule.

Serious side effects of Vivjoa

Along with its needed effects, oteseconazole (the active ingredient contained in Vivjoa) may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur while taking oteseconazole:

Less common

  • Burning while urinating
  • difficult or painful urination
  • heavy non menstrual vaginal bleeding
  • hot flush
  • longer or heavier menstrual periods

Other side effects of Vivjoa

Some side effects of oteseconazole may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects.

Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:

More common

Less common

  • Acid or sour stomach
  • belching
  • heartburn
  • indigestion
  • nausea
  • stomach discomfort, upset, or pain

For Healthcare Professionals

Applies to oteseconazole: oral capsule.


The most frequent adverse reactions (incidence greater than 2%) among treated patients in clinical trials were headache (includes headache, migraines, sinus headaches) and nausea.[Ref]


Frequency reported as less than 2%: Hot flushes[Ref]


Frequency reported as less than 2%: Dyspepsia[Ref]


Frequency reported as less than 2%: Dysuria, menorrhagia (includes genital hemorrhage, menorrhagia; menometrorrhagia; uterine hemorrhage, vaginal hemorrhage) metrorrhagia; vulvovaginal irritation (includes vulvovaginal burning sensation, vulvovaginal discomfort, and vulvovaginal pain)[Ref]


Frequency reported as less than 2%: Increase in blood creatinine phosphokinase[Ref]


1. Product Information. Vivjoa (oteseconazole). Mycovia Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 2022.

Further information

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.