Vulvovaginal candidosis

Active Ingredient: Miconazole

Indication for Miconazole

Population group: women, only adults (18 years old or older)

For the local treatment of vulvovaginal candidosis and superinfections due to gram-positive bacteria.

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

100-200 mg in 1-2 divided doses daily

Route of admnistration


Defined daily dose

100 - 200 mg

Dosage regimen

From 100 To 200 mg once every day for 7 day(s)

Detailed description

Administer the contents of one applicator (about 5g of cream) once daily before bedtime deeply into vagina for 7 days. For vulvitis the cream should be applied topically twice daily. Continue the course of treatment even after pruritus and leukorrhoea have disappeared or menstruation begins.

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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