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Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Tioconazole (Definition)

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


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I'm about to take Monistat 1 (tioconazole) and it says you may feel mild burning. If I do feel discomfort from the burning how do I decrease it or get rid of it?

I'm about to take Monistat 1 (tioconazole) and it says you may feel mild burning. If I do feel discomfort from the burning how do I decrease it or get rid of it?

Rinse it out: You may get local burning irritation if you happen to have a sensitivity to the Monistat ingredients. This is rare, and in fact I have never heard of it occurring. If you do experience those symptoms, then just rinse it out with clear water. Call your doctor if burning and irritation symptoms continue. ...Read more

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I didn't take monistat 1 (tioconazole) before I went to sleep, and when I went to the bathroom I say the cream was all over my vag. Did it all leak out? What to do?

I didn't take monistat 1 (tioconazole) before I went to sleep, and when I went to the bathroom I say the cream was all over my vag. Did it all leak out? What to do?

Leakage: It is not unusual for some leakage of vaginal creams or suppositories to occur. There will probably be some effectiveness of the monostat in treating your vaginitis. ...Read more

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How long does it take for Monistat 1 (tioconazole) to work?

How long does it take for Monistat 1 (tioconazole) to work?

Monistat 1 (tioconazole): You may have some improvement on symptoms on day 1 of Monistat 1– if none by day 3 tell your physician (in case you have a different type of infection). Usually have robust relief w/in 7 days. ...Read more

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How long does it take the monistat 1 (tioconazole) ovule to disolve after application?

Quickly: It dissolves fairly quickly and the medication is absorbed into the walls of the vagina ...Read more

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How long does it take for Monistat 1 (tioconazole) to work on yeast infection?

How long does it take for Monistat 1 (tioconazole) to work on yeast infection?

The next day: In general, symptoms will diminish before the medicine has completely eliminated the yeast infection. You should feel better by the next day. If you don't you could have a resistant yeast infection which would necessitate a different type of medication. See your doctor if it doesn't clear up. ...Read more

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How long does it take for the monistat 1 (tioconazole) extra strength to dissolve?

How long does it take for the monistat 1 (tioconazole) extra strength to dissolve?

1 Day Treatment: Good Afternoon! Although Monistat 1 (tioconazole) offers the convenience of only having to be treated once, it can take almost 2 or 3 days to see any results. Douching is not going to relieve your symptoms, it can actually make things worse, so don't do that. However, if you don't see any improvement in the discharge or itching, it may be something else and you will need to be checked by your local physician. ...Read more

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How long does Monistat 1 (tioconazole) take to work?

Monistat 1 (tioconazole): You may have some improvement on symptoms on day 1 of Monistat 1– if none by day 3 tell your physician (in case you have a different type of infection). Usually have robust relief w/in 7 days. ...Read more

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I'm using Monistat 1 (tioconazole). I took it at night like it asked, but now its coming out. Is that suppose to happen. And also how long does it take to stop?

It is normal: After the moistat dissolves some of it can come out when you are upright (via gravity). If it was in all night that should be long enough to get rid of the infection. It may drain for a day or two. If the infection does not clear see your doctor to rule out a different type of infection. ...Read more

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How long till I can take a bath after taking monistat 1 (tioconazole)?

How long till I can take a bath after taking monistat 1 (tioconazole)?

SkipADay (see below): Before you go to bed, take a bath (or shower), get all clean and cozy, then put in the medication.Sleep like a baby, get up and go about your day (wear a pad), skip the gym that day. Before bed either skip your bath or take a shower. Next day is back to normal. The one-day form may irritate a bit (or a bunch)and if it gets bad, take that bath and get that stuff outta there, then ask your doc for a pill ...Read more

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On thurs I had chunky vaginal discharge + itching. I used Monistat 1 (tioconazole). Its sat - still a lot of white discharge, but no itch. Should I take it again?

Wouldn't hurt: You may still have a lingering yeast infection. Use another dose, and if it doesn't resolve, see your gyn for an evaluation. ...Read more

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How long should monistat 1 (tioconazole) take to get rid of the symptoms of a yeast infection?

Yeast: Infection usually resolves in one to two weeks if there are no complicating factors. ...Read more

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I hadBV which I got treated. As soon I finished I got a yeast infeCt took Monistat 1, (tioconazole) didn't work still itching Worst discharge should I take Diflucan?

I hadBV which I got treated. As soon I finished I got a yeast infeCt took Monistat 1, (tioconazole) didn't work still itching Worst discharge should I take Diflucan?

You may: Monistat may not have taken care of the yeast infection which are certainly common when on antibiotics. Try the diflucan (fluconazole) and be sure to tell your Dr. For continuity of care and so they can document all your health issues in your persona medical chart. ...Read more

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What is the difference between Monistat 1, (tioconazole) 3, &7?

Dosage: The numbers refer to how many days to take the treatment to treat a yeast infection. Monostat 1 has more medication per dose than monostat 3 which has more than monostat 7. ...Read more

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What's the difference between vagistat (tioconazole) and monistat?

Cousins: same family: Both are treatments for yeast. Vagistat is tioconazole: 1 day ointment. Monistat is miconazole: 3 day or 7 day cream. ...Read more

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What's the difference between vagistat and Monistat 1 (tioconazole)?

Slight: Vagistat is tioconazole and Monistat is miconazole. Both are topical antifunglas often used to treat vaginal yeast infections. Their effectiveness is equivalent. ...Read more

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Vagistat (Definition)

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