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

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

Dr. Daniel Saurborn
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Monistat 1 (Definition)

Monistat-1 is a vaginal agent which is a kind of women's ...Read more


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

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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What's the difference between yeast infection treatment Monistat 1 and others

What's the difference between yeast infection treatment Monistat 1 and others

Not much: Most over the counter yeast creams are pretty similar. They primarily vary in dosing schedule and price. Just keep in mind that if your "yeast infection" doesn't clear up with one or two treatments it may actually be bacterial vaginosis, which requires a prescription written by a medical professional for treatment. Read more

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Orange discharge after taking Monistat 1 (tioconazole) three days ago for a yeast infection. Is this normal?

Orange discharge after taking Monistat 1 (tioconazole) three days ago for a yeast infection. Is this normal?

Not normal reaction: Miconazole (the active ingredient in Monistat) for yeast infections is usually whitish in color. An orange discharge is not a normal reaction to using Miconazole in the vagina. Please contact your doctor for an evaluation. Read more

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I used monistat 1 (tioconazole) the night before last and I woke up this morning still having itchiness and burning. Is is okay to use another one?

I used monistat 1 (tioconazole) the night before last and I woke up this morning still having itchiness and burning. Is is okay to use another one?

It takes 5to7Days: It takes anywhere from 7 days to take full affect. If not start feeling better in couple of days. Then it is better to see your Doctor or Gynecologist as it may be resitant to monistat or it is something else Even though the resistance to Miconazole which is in Monistat is less common but still possible. Using another one will not help Read more

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I used monistat 1 (tioconazole) and am seeing my long distance boyfriend in 24 hrs. We don't use condoms, can the treatment hurt either one of us?

I used monistat 1 (tioconazole) and am seeing my long distance boyfriend in 24 hrs. We don't use condoms, can the treatment hurt either one of us?

No problem: This will not harm either of you although it might get a little messy during sexual activity. Consider douching prior to meeting with him. Read more

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I used Monistat 1, 3 days ago, and my condition as been progressively getting better, but now is stopping progress and still a few light symptoms pers?

Hmmm, ...: Well, you could try one more course, but generally if the over the counter meds are not 100% effective, it may be time to see the Doctor, get the official diagnosis and get a Rx med that is often stronger. Best wishes. Read more

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I used monistat-1 3 days ago, should the cream come out or will it dissolve inside of me?

I used monistat-1 3 days ago, should the cream come out or will it dissolve inside of me?

It will come out: If this was a vaginal preparation it will gradually come out along with the small amounts of natural vaginal discharge. You do not need to remove it. Read more

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How long does it take for monistat-1 to begin working?

U should start to: Feel better by the next day, but u can have a resistent yeast infection, there are 4 types and the most common type albicans which comprises 80% of all yeast infections should be senitive but the 3 other types can be resistent so u would need another type of med. Read more

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Why is the monistat 1 making me itchy still? I used it on Friday night.

Incomplete Rx: It is probable that the Monistat has not completely eradicated the possible infection. Have a GYN MD examine you and find out if that is the case or not. Read more

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