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Lagicam Vaginal Cream 2%

Uses

For yeast infection of vagina.

Instructions

This medicine is for use in the vagina. DO NOT take this medicine by mouth.

This medicine comes in two forms. One is to use in the vagina and the other is to use on the skin around the vagina.

Use the medicine at about the same time each day.

Use only the applicator that is supplied with the medicine to insert the cream into the vagina.

Do not use the skin cream inside the vagina.

Keep the medicine at room temperature. Avoid heat and direct light.

Wash your hands before and after using this medicine.

Avoid wearing tight fitting clothing, nylon underwear, pantyhose or a wet bathing suit while using this medicine. Wear clean, cotton underwear every day.

If medicine gets in your eyes, rinse well with cool water.

It is important that you keep taking each dose of this medicine on time even if you are feeling well.

If you forget to take a dose on time, take it as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for the next dose, do not take the missed dose. Return to your normal dosing schedule. Do not take 2 doses of this medicine at one time.

Do not use a contraceptive diaphragm or a condom for at least 72 hours after finishing the medicine.

Do not use tampons or douche on the days that you are using the medicine.

Please tell your doctor and pharmacist about all the medicines you take. Include both prescription and over-the-counter medicines. Also tell them about any vitamins, herbal medicines, or anything else you take for your health.

If your symptoms do not improve or they worsen while on this medicine, contact your doctor.

Do not share this medicine with anyone who has not been prescribed this medicine.

Cautions

Tell your doctor and pharmacist if you ever had an allergic reaction to a medicine. Symptoms of an allergic reaction can include trouble breathing, skin rash, itching, swelling, or severe dizziness.

Do not use the medication any more than instructed.

Avoid sexual intercourse while on this medicine.

Tell the doctor or pharmacist if you are pregnant, planning to be pregnant, or breastfeeding.

Ask your pharmacist if this medicine can interact with any of your other medicines. Be sure to tell them about all the medicines you take.

Please tell all your doctors and dentists that you are on this medicine before they provide care.

Do not start or stop any other medicines without first speaking to your doctor or pharmacist.

Sexual partners should contact their healthcare provider right away if they experience symptoms.

Side Effects

The following is a list of some common side effects from this medicine. Please speak with your doctor about what you should do if you experience these or other side effects.

  • pain in the abdomen
  • burning or stinging
  • headaches
  • vaginal itching or discharge

A few people may have an allergic reactions to this medicine. Symptoms can include difficulty breathing, skin rash, itching, swelling, or severe dizziness. If you notice any of these symptoms, seek medical help quickly.

Extra

Please speak with your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist if you have any questions about this medicine.

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IMPORTANT NOTE: This document tells you briefly how to take your medicine, but it does not tell you all there is to know about it.Your doctor or pharmacist may give you other documents about your medicine. Please talk to them if you have any questions.Always follow their advice. There is a more complete description of this medicine available in English.Scan this code on your smartphone or tablet or use the web address below. You can also ask your pharmacist for a printout. If you have any questions, please ask your pharmacist.


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