For the treatment of vaginal yeast infections (candidiasis) and the relief of external vulvar itching and irritation associated with a yeast infection.
Suppositories: Insert 1 MONISTAT 3 suppository high into the vagina at bedtime for 3 nights in a row to treat vaginal yeast infection. Applicators and instructions are enclosed. Cream: Squeeze a small amount of cream onto your finger and gently spread the cream onto the affected area of the vulva twice daily (morning and bedtime) for up to 7 days as needed to relieve external vulvar itching. THE CREAM SHOULD NOT BE USED FOR VULVAR ITCHING DUE TO CAUSES OTHER THAN A YEAST INFECTION.
IF THIS IS THE FIRST TIME YOU HAVE HAD VAGINAL OR VULVAR ITCH AND DISCOMFORT, CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR. IF YOU HAVE HAD A DOCTOR DIAGNOSE A VAGINAL YEAST INFECTION BEFORE AND HAVE THE SAME SYMPTOMS NOW, USE THESE SUPPOSITORIES AND CREAM AS DIRECTED. FOR VAGINAL USE ONLY. DO NOT USE IN EYES OR TAKE BY MOUTH. DO NOT USE MONISTAT 3 COMBINATION PACK IF YOU HAVE ANY OF THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS LISTED BELOW. ALSO, IF THEY OCCUR WHILE USING MONISTAT 3 COMBINATION PACK, STOP USING THE PRODUCT AND CONTACT YOUR DOCTOR RIGHT AWAY. YOU MAY HAVE A MORE SERIOUS ILLNESS: FEVER (HIGHER THAN 100 DEGREES F ORALLY); PAIN IN THE LOWER ABDOMEN, BACK, OR EITHER SHOULDER; A VAGINAL DISCHARGE THAT SMELLS BAD. IF YOU DO NOT IMPROVE IN 3 DAYS OR IF YOU DO NOT GET WELL IN 7 DAYS, YOU MAY HAVE A CONDITION OTHER THAN A YEAST INFECTION. CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR. If your symptoms return within two months or if you have infections that do not clear up easily with proper treatment, consult your doctor. You could be pregnant or there could be a serious underlying medical cause for your infections, including diabetes or a damaged immune system (including damage from infection with HIV - the virus that causes AIDS). (PLEASE READ EDUCATIONAL BROCHURE FOUND INSIDE PACKAGE). Hydrogenated vegetable oil may weaken latex in condoms or diaphragms. These suppositories contain hydrogenated vegetable oil. Do not rely on condoms or diaphragms to prevent sexually transmitted diseases or pregnancy while using MONISTAT 3 Vaginal Suppositories. Do not use tampons while using this medication. DO NOT USE IN GIRLS LESS THAN 12 YEARS OF AGE. If you are pregnant or think you may be pregnant, do not use this product except under the advice and supervision of a doctor. Keep this and all drugs out of the reach of children. In case of accidental ingestion, seek professional assistance or contact a poison control center immediately.
Suppositories: Miconazole Nitrate (200 mg each). Cream: Miconazole Nitrate 2%
Suppositories: Hydrogenated Vegetable Oil Base. Cream: Benzoic Acid; Cetyl Alcohol; Isopropyl Myristate; Polysorbate 60; Potassium Hydroxide; Propylene Glycol; Purified Water; Stearyl Alcohol