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Dr. Brad Goldenberg
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Miconazole (Overview)

Miconazole is a topical anti-fungus agent which is a kind of anti-fungal drug (antibiotic and antimicrobial).


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What does miconazole nitrate do to yeast?

What does miconazole nitrate do to yeast?

Stops growth: Miconazole is good treatment for several yeasts and fungi. Get the generic otc which is as good as the brand but costs less. ...Read more

Dr. Brad Goldenberg
120 doctors shared insights

Miconazole (Overview)

Miconazole is a topical anti-fungus agent which is a kind of anti-fungal drug (antibiotic and antimicrobial).


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Is it possible to overdose on miconazole?

Miconazole OD: Possible, either accidental (forgetting if took last dose or not, in excess of daily maximum dose.) or intentional (suicide attempt). ...Read more

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I use miconazole for thevrash under my belly but the itch still doesny go away what should I do?

I use miconazole for thevrash under my belly but the itch still doesny go away what should I do?

Fungal rash: Use Miconazole twice daily for 3 weeks. Use Hydrocortisone cream only if necessary for itching. If there is still a problem, then see a dermatologist. Some simple fungl rashes are resistant to a common anti-fungal treatment. ...Read more

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I was having symptoms of a yeast infection and used miconazole nitrate insert 1200mg (1 day) last night and my vagina is now burning inside. Normal?

I was having symptoms of a yeast infection and used miconazole nitrate insert 1200mg (1 day) last night and my vagina is now burning inside. Normal?

May not be yeast: You could have had a bacterial overgrowth instead of yeast. Or the medicine strength could be too strong for you. Or you could have a side effect. If your symptoms continue have your doctor check you out. ...Read more

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Regarding lotrimin, Lamisil (terbinafine) and micatin, which works for treating a scalp fungus?

Oral lamisil (terbinafine): Scalp fungus requires oral medications because the fungus is in the hair follicle and topical medications will not reach into the hair shaft. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take miconazole if you're taking warfarin?

Is it safe to take miconazole if you're taking warfarin?

Yes but: Your physician should know about it, as it is likely to change the dose of warfarin you need while you are on it. Your inr will need to be monitored closely during and slightly after you take miconazole. ...Read more

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Could i be pregnant if throwing up while using miconazle for yeast infection or is it a serious side affect have been getting sick the past few nights?

Could i be pregnant if throwing up while using miconazle for yeast infection or is it a serious side affect have been getting sick the past few nights?

Yes: Certainly could be pregnant. Check a pregnancy test; if negative check it again in a week. This medicine should not cause any complications for a pregnancy. It would be extremely unusual to have a side effect of throwing up from the medicine if using the cream. Still very uncommon for Diflucan (fluconazole) as well. If you're getting sick, as the flu has been going around, that would be most likely. ...Read more

Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
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Micatin (Definition)

Micatin is a topical anti-fungus agent which is a kind of anti-fungal ...Read more