Is Gyne-Lotrimin over-the-counter?
Gyne-Lotrimin (clotrimazole vaginal cream) is an antifungal medication used to treat vaginal candida (yeast) infections. Gyne-Lotrimin is available over-the-counter and in generic versions.
Is Lotrimin a prescription drug?
Lotrimin Overview Clotrimazole is a prescription and over-the-counter medication used to treat yeast infections of the vagina, mouth, and skin. Clotrimazole can also be used to prevent yeast infection in the mouth in certain patients.
Can you buy Lotrimin cream over-the-counter?
Lotrimin AF (clotrimazole) is an effective over-the-counter medication used for athlete’s foot, ringworm, and jock itch, but it shouldn’t be used for more serious infections.
Is clotrimazole the same as Gyne-Lotrimin?
Clotrimazole is an antifungal medication that fights infections caused by fungus. Gyne-Lotrimin (for use in the vagina) is used to treat vaginal candida (yeast) infections.
What happens if you use too much Lotrimin?
This medicine may be harmful if swallowed. If someone has overdosed and has serious symptoms such as passing out or trouble breathing, call 911. Otherwise, call a poison control center right away.
What is the generic name for Lotrimin?
Clotrimazole is used to treat skin infections such as athlete’s foot, jock itch, ringworm, and other fungal skin infections (candidiasis).
Is Lotrimin Ultra better than Lotrimin AF?
3) Lotrimin ULTRA (butenafine) is equally effective, but much faster than Lotrimin AF in clinical tests. In one week, ULTRA’s ingredient killed all the infection in 62% of patients versus only 18% for AF’s ingredient.
How many times a day can you use Lotrimin?
Apply this medication to the affected skin, usually twice a day or as directed by your doctor. Dosage and length of treatment depends on the type of infection being treated. Do not apply this more often than prescribed. Your condition will not clear faster, but side effects may be increased.
Can I use Lotrimin for female yeast infection?
Gyne-Lotrimin is a prescription medicine used to treat the symptoms of fungal infections such as athlete’s foot, jock itch, ringworm and yeast infections (Cutaneous Candidiasis/Dermatophytosis, Vaginal Candidiasis and Superficial Dermatologic Infections). Gyne-Lotrimin may be used alone or with other medications.
How often should I apply Lotrimin?
What do you need to know about gyne Lotrimin?
What is Gyne-Lotrimin? Clotrimazole is an antifungal medication that fights infections caused by fungus. Gyne- Lotrimin (for use in the vagina) is used to treat vaginal candida (yeast) infections. Gyne-Lotrimin may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
When to tell your doctor you are allergic to gyne Lotrimin?
You should not use Gyne-Lotrimin if you are allergic to it. If this is the first time you have ever had symptoms of a vaginal yeast infection, ask your doctor before using Gyne-Lotrimin. Tell your doctor if you have had more than 3 vaginal infections within 6 months.
What can I buy at Walgreens for my vagina?
We carry a diverse assortment of vaginal creams and moisturizers that hydrate the intimate area, alleviating itching, burning and other symptoms of vaginal dryness. If you are diagnosed with a yeast or fungal infection, you can purchase over-the-counter medications to soothe the symptoms and fight the infection.
Do you need feminine care products at Walgreens?
Feminine Care. No matter what your feminine care needs are, we can help. Feminine care products from Walgreens can help you manage your menstrual period and address a wide range of concerns, so you can be confident and comfortable.