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Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
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Terconazole (Definition)

Terconazole is a vaginal agent which is a kind of women's ...Read more


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How long does it take terconazole suppositories to work?

How long does it take terconazole suppositories to work?

Effect right away: Effect kicks in right away, but in order to reach peak it will take 4-8 hours after single dose; assuming this is vaginal supp. ...Read more

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How long does it take the 3 terazol (terconazole) to work?

Yeast: 3 terazol (terconazole) reduces yeast population fast. But symptoms of yeast infection may take 3 days to subside. ...Read more

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How long does it take terazol (terconazole) 3 day to work?

24 hours: 24 hours after the final 3 or 7 day treatment. So as not to "flood out" the medications' benefits. ...Read more

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How does terconazole for a yeast infection work?

How does terconazole for a yeast infection work?

VAGINITIS?: Fungal vaginitis is treated by fungal supp. Like monistat, gynelotrimin, terazol (terconazole). If recurrent, use oral rx like Diflucan 150 mg. H.S. X2 nights. Terconazole cream is one of the antifungal cream. ...Read more

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I have been goin to see a nurse practitioner and been treated for Bv but keep giving me terconazole that don't work is it best to see a doctor instead?

I have been goin to see a nurse practitioner and been treated for Bv but keep giving me terconazole that don't work is it best to see a doctor instead?

BV vs yeast: Terconazole is an anti-fungal and is used to treat yeast infections. If you truly have BV (BACTERIAL) the terconazole is not going to help, you need an antibiotic. Discuss with your provider and ask questions until you feel you understand what they are treating and why. ...Read more

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After 3+ weeks of yeast infection, 2 rounds of diflucan (didn't work), now on day 5 of terazol, (terconazole) still in pain with infection. What to try next?

Gynecologist: See either your gynecologist or infectious disease specialist. May not be a yeast infection. May be some other infection. Start with gynecologist first. You need an exam. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Prescribed metronidazole 250MG & Terconazole. Why whould I need both? Would they work against each other? Have yeast infection 1st visit with THIS doc

Prescribed metronidazole 250MG & Terconazole. Why whould I need both? Would they work against each other? Have yeast infection 1st visit with THIS doc

Dual diagnosis: Your doctor may be treating you for yeast infection and or bacterial vaginosis. I am not sure if your doctor examine you or he/she is assuming you have one or the other condition, so your doc is treating you for these 2 most common vaginosis conditions. Both medications would not affect each other, so they can be taken together. ...Read more

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I have been taking Terconazole for 3 days, and am supposed to take it for 4 more. I just found out it was a class C drug and am very concerned.?

Details are importan: Are you pregnant??? How long? You are "taking" terconazole? Using a vaginal applicator? The manufacturer advises to avoid during first 3 months of pregnancy. But there are no KNOWN adverse effects on pregnancy. Miconazole is also class C. This means they have not been extensively studied in humans during pregnancy. Relax. Are you sure you have a yeast problem? If so, why? Discuss with your DR. ...Read more

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I started using my prescribed terconazole yesterday, when I went to the restroom this morn all the nasty fluids and gunk came out. Is that normal?

Terconazole: Probably, but without knowing your full history and being able to examine you there is no way to really know. If this continues, go back and see your doctor. ...Read more

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What is terazol (terconazole)?

Terconazole: Terazol is the name under which the drug terconazole is dispensed. It is used to treat yeast/fungal infections. ...Read more

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What type of foods you should avoid when taking terconazole cream 0.8?

Junk: Junk food and processed desserts are not healthy for you anytime but especially when you are treating a yeast infection. ...Read more

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Can you have intercourse while using terconazole?

Can you have intercourse while using terconazole?

Terconazole: This topical imidazole antifungal is meant to treat candidal vulvovaginitis. There should be no contraindication to having vaginal intercourse while receiving it. In addition, it would be helpful to treat your partner's penis with an antifungal cream so that he does not give the infection back to you after it has been treated. ...Read more

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Terconazole vaginal 0.8% safe during brestfeeding?

Terconazole vaginal 0.8% safe during brestfeeding?

?: Safety is unknown in all literature searched, and it is caregory C during pregnancy, meaning: only use if benefit outweighs risks, you can try first clotrimazole vaginal OTC, which is probably safe with breastfeeding as the literature suggests, good luck ...Read more

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After using terconazole 1 day, can I swim in the ocean?

After using terconazole 1 day, can I swim in the ocean?

Can you swim?: I hope so! Are you a good swimmer? Be careful if the surf is high or if there is an undertow. Watch out for sharks! Using terconazole should not have any bearing on this, though it might be best to not swim for a few hours after using it... ...Read more

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Can men use terazol (terconazole) 7? How should this be applied?

Can men use terazol (terconazole) 7? How should this be applied?

Need a vagina: Since I don't know many men with vaginas, I think it would be difficult for men to use this product since it's designed to be applied intravaginally. ...Read more

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What would happen if I have unprotected sex while using terconazole?

What would happen if I have unprotected sex while using terconazole?

Terconazole: This antifungal preparation for treating yeast infections will not protect you from either pregnancy or STDs. If your partner performs oral sex on you they may not like the taste, but it should not have other effects. ...Read more

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If I use terconazole at 5a.M with out sleep does that mean I missed a day?

If I use terconazole at 5a.M with out sleep does that mean I missed a day?

No: No, but get back on your sleep and your medication schedule as quickly as possible. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Why do they say you should you avoid sex if you are taking terazol (terconazole)?

Why do they say you should you avoid sex if you are taking terazol (terconazole)?

Yeast infection: You should avoid intercourse or use a condom in order to prevent spread of the yeast infection. ...Read more

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Can you put terconazole on your penis?

Probably: But it's only for yeast. How do you know you have a fungus infection? Shouldn't you ask your doctor. Also, if you have such an infection, your partner needs to be treated simultaneously. ...Read more

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For yeast any terconazole side effects?

For yeast any terconazole side effects?

Yes and no....: For the most part, no problems for most patients. However, it can rarely cause signifcant liver issues, and more importantly, it inhibitis part of the c-p450 ssytem in the liver and can elevate blood levels of many medicines. Let your pharmacist know what you are taking, or your prescribing doctor to make sure you have no interactions. ...Read more