Vaginal Infection Treatments

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VAGINAL INFECTION TREATMENTS
VAGINAL INFECTION TREATMENTS
Generic Brand Form Dosing Regimen
VULVOVAGINAL CANDIDIASIS
butocon-
azole
Gynazole‑1 Rx 2% vaginal crm 1 applicatorful once
clotrim-
azole
Gyne-Lotrimin 3 Cream OTC 2% vaginal crm 1 applicatorful for 3 nights
Gyne-Lotrimin 7 Combination Pack OTC 100mg vaginal supp + 1% topical crm 1 supp for 7 nights;
apply topical crm as needed
Gyne-Lotrimin 7 Cream OTC 1% vaginal crm 1 applicatorful for 7 nights
flucon-
azole
Diflucan Rx 150mg oral tab 150mg once
micon-
azole
Monistat 1 Combination Pack OTC 1200mg vaginal supp + 2% topical crm 1 supp once at bedtime;
apply topical crm twice daily as needed; max 7 days
Monistat 3 Cream OTC 4% vaginal crm 1 applicatorful for 3 nights
Monistat 3 Combination Pack OTC 200mg vaginal supp + 2% topical crm 1 supp for 3 nights;
apply topical crm twice daily as needed; max 7 days
Monistat 3 Cream Combination Pack OTC 4% vaginal crm + 2% topical crm 1 applicatorful of 4% crm for 3 nights; apply topical crm twice daily as needed; max 7 days
Monistat 7 Cream OTC 2% vaginal crm 1 applicatorful for 7 nights
Monistat 7 Cream Combination Pack OTC 2% vaginal crm + 2% topical crm 1 applicatorful for 7 nights;
apply topical crm twice daily as needed
nystatin Nystatin 
Vaginal 
Tablets
Rx 100,000 Unit vaginal tabs 1 tab via applicator once daily for 14 nights
tercon-
azole
Terazol 3 Cream Rx 0.8% vaginal crm 1 applicatorful for 3 nights
Terazol 3 Suppositories Rx 80mg vaginal supp 1 supp for 3 nights
Terazol 7 Rx 0.4% vaginal crm 1 applicatorful for 7 nights
tiocon-
azole
Monistat 1 Simple Therapy OTC 6.5% vaginal oint 1 applicatorful once at bedtime.
Complete relief may take up to 7 days
Vagistat‑1 OTC 6.5% vaginal oint 1 applicatorful once.
Complete relief may take up to 7 days
BACTERIAL VAGINOSIS
clinda-
mycin
Cleocin Vaginal Cream Rx 2% vaginal crm 1 applicatorful for 3−7 nights; in 2nd or 3rd trimester of pregnancy use for 7 nights
Cleocin Vaginal Ovules Rx 100mg vaginal supp 1 supp for 3 nights
Clindesse Rx 2% vaginal crm 1 applicatorful once
metronid-
azole
Flagyl ER Rx 750mg oral tab 750mg once daily for 7 days
MetroGel Vaginal Rx 0.75% vaginal gel 1 applicatorful once or twice daily for 5 days
Vandazole Rx 0.75% vaginal gel 1 applicatorful once or twice daily for 5 days
sulfanil-
amide
AVC Rx 15% vaginal crm 1 applicatorful once or twice daily for 30 days; avoid after 7th month of pregnancy
tinid-
azole
Tindamax Rx 250mg, 500mg oral tab 2g once daily for 2 days or 1g once daily for 5 days; avoid during 1st trimester of pregnancy and in nursing mothers
NOTES

All products are for use on consecutive nights unless otherwise noted. Topical creams are to be applied to the external vulval area as needed.

Not an inclusive list of medications, official indications, and/or dosing details. Please see drug monograph at www.eMPR.com and/or contact company for full drug labeling.

(Rev. 12/2017)

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