Candidosis of the oropharynx

Indication for Miconazole

Population group: Suitable for both men and women, only children (1 year - 12 years old) , adolescents (12 years - 18 years old) , adults (18 years old or older)

Oral treatment of candidosis of the oropharynx.

For this indication, competent medicine agencies globally authorize below treatments:

10 ml in 4 divided doses daily

Route of admnistration


Defined daily dose

10 - 10 mL

Dosage regimen

From 2.5 To 2.5 mL 4 time(s) per day every day

Detailed description

2.5 mL (½ measuring spoon) of gel, applied four times a day after meals.

Dosage considerations

The gel should not be swallowed immediately, but kept in the mouth as long as possible.

The treatment should be continued for at least a week after the symptoms have disappeared.

For oral candidosis, dental prostheses should be removed at night and brushed with the gel.

Active ingredient

Miconazole possesses an antifungal activity against the common dermatophytes and yeasts as well as an antibacterial activity against certain gram-positive bacilli and cocci. Its activity is based on the inhibition of the ergosterol biosynthesis in fungi and the change in the composition of the lipid components in the membrane, resulting in fungal cell necrosis.

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