Terazol 3 [DSC]; Terazol 7; Zazole [DSC]
Taro-Terconazole; Terazol 7
- It is used to treat vaginal infections.
- It may be given to you for other reasons. Talk with the doctor.
- If you have an allergy to terconazole or any other part of this drug.
- If you are allergic to any drugs like this one, any other drugs, foods, or other substances. Tell your doctor about the allergy and what signs you had, like rash; hives; itching; shortness of breath; wheezing; cough; swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat; or any other signs.
- Tell all of your health care providers that you take this drug. This includes your doctors, nurses, pharmacists, and dentists.
- If you have an allergy to any type of nuts or seeds, talk with your doctor. Some products have nuts in them.
- Do not use this drug if you have belly pain, fever, or bad-smelling vaginal discharge. Talk with your doctor.
- Do not use this drug for itching caused by a health problem other than a vaginal yeast infection. Talk with the doctor.
- If vaginal yeast infections happen often, talk with the doctor.
- Protect clothing and fabrics from staining.
- Do not use tampons.
- Dry outside vaginal area all the way after showering, bathing, or swimming. Do not swim for 9 to 12 hours after using this drug. Change out of wet bathing suits or damp workout clothes right away.
- Do not use douches unless your doctor tells you to do so. Douching may disturb the vaginal balance.
- Do not scratch the affected area. Scratching can cause more irritation and spread the infection.
- Do not have vaginal sex while using this drug.
- Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan on getting pregnant. You will need to talk about the benefits and risks of using this drug while you are pregnant.
- Tell your doctor if you are breast-feeding. You will need to talk about any risks to your baby.
- Avoid contact between this drug and latex products like condoms or diaphragms. This drug may damage the latex and the products may not work as well.
- Signs of an allergic reaction, like rash; hives; itching; red, swollen, blistered, or peeling skin with or without fever; wheezing; tightness in the chest or throat; trouble breathing or talking; unusual hoarseness; or swelling of the mouth, face, lips, tongue, or throat.
- Irritation where this drug is used.
- Fever or chills.
- Flu-like signs.
- A very bad skin reaction (toxic epidermal necrolysis) may happen. It can cause very bad health problems that may not go away, and sometimes death. Get medical help right away if you have signs like red, swollen, blistered, or peeling skin (with or without fever); red or irritated eyes; or sores in your mouth, throat, nose, or eyes.
- Period (menstrual) pain.
- Use as you have been told, even if your signs get better.
- Do not take this drug by mouth. For vaginal use only. Keep out of your mouth, nose, and eyes (may burn).
- Wash your hands before use.
- Use at bedtime for best results.
- Wash your hands and applicator after use.
- Use a missed dose as soon as you think about it.
- If it is close to the time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your normal time.
- Do not use 2 doses or extra doses.
- Store at room temperature.
- Keep all drugs in a safe place. Keep all drugs out of the reach of children and pets.
- Check with your pharmacist about how to throw out unused drugs.
- If your symptoms or health problems do not get better or if they become worse, call your doctor.
- Do not share your drugs with others and do not take anyone else’s drugs.
- Keep a list of all your drugs (prescription, natural products, vitamins, OTC) with you. Give this list to your doctor.
- Talk with the doctor before starting any new drug, including prescription or OTC, natural products, or vitamins.
- Some drugs may have another patient information leaflet. If you have any questions about this drug, please talk with your doctor, nurse, pharmacist, or other health care provider.
- If you think there has been an overdose, call your poison control center or get medical care right away. Be ready to tell or show what was taken, how much, and when it happened.