Clotrimazole
What is it? Overview Usage Side Effects and Warnings
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What is Clotrimazole?

(kloe TRIM a zole)

• This medicine is used to prevent or treat a variety of yeast infections.

What are the precautions when taking this medicine?

All forms:

• Check medicines with healthcare provider. This medicine may not mix well with other medicines.

• Tell healthcare provider if you are pregnant or plan on getting pregnant.

• Tell healthcare provider if you are breast-feeding.

Skin:

• Do not put coverings (bandages, dressings, make-up) over the area unless told to do so by healthcare provider.

Vaginal:

• Do not use this medicine if you have belly pain, fever, or bad-smelling discharge. Talk with healthcare provider.

• Protect clothing and fabrics from staining.

What are some possible side effects of this medicine?

• Belly pain.

• Nausea or vomiting. Small frequent meals, frequent mouth care, sucking hard, sugar-free candy, or chewing...

 
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