Gyne Lotrimin vs Monistat

Gyne Lotrimin
(OTC)
Monistat
(Rx)
Gyne Lotrimin is a vaginal product.
Monistat is a vaginal product and a skin medication.
Satisfaction Score
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No score available
Satisfaction Score
?
3.9
Very Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Yeast Infection
2.6
Concern level
1.4
Approval Date
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March 24, 1976
June 30, 1999
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
280 Discussions
43,438 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
Gyne Lotrimin is approved for Yeast Infection and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Condition
Number of posts
#2 for Rash
#3 for Thrush
Monistat is approved for Yeast Infection and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Gyn
Discomfort
9
UTI
6
Vulvodynia
5
Irritability
4
Insomnia
4
Bleeding
3
Allergy
3
Bacterial Infection
2
Cancer
2
Diabetes
2
Mon
Spotting
3
Bleeding
3
Cramping
2
Nausea
1
Depression
1
Vaginal Discharge
1
Migraines
1
Ear Infection
1
Vulvodynia
1
Weight Gain
1
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Gyne Lotrimin
Gyn
Monistat
Mon
Discomfort
Gyn
Mon
9
0
UTI
Gyn
Mon
6
0
Vulvodynia
Gyn
Mon
5
1
Irritability
Gyn
Mon
4
0
Insomnia
Gyn
Mon
4
0
Bleeding
Gyn
Mon
3
3
Allergy
Gyn
Mon
3
0
Bacterial Infection
Gyn
Mon
2
0
Cancer
Gyn
Mon
2
0
Diabetes
Gyn
Mon
2
0
Spotting
Mon
Gyn
3
0
Bleeding
Mon
Gyn
3
3
Cramping
Mon
Gyn
2
0
Nausea
Mon
Gyn
1
0
Depression
Mon
Gyn
1
0
Vaginal Discharge
Mon
Gyn
1
0
Migraines
Mon
Gyn
1
0
Ear Infection
Mon
Gyn
1
0
Vulvodynia
Mon
Gyn
1
5
Weight Gain
Mon
Gyn
1
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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B Category B
Before taking Gyne Lotrimin during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
C Category C
Before taking Monistat during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Gyne Lotrimin and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Monistat and alcohol.
Method of use
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Vaginal Ointment, Vaginal Pill
Dosages
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Cream: , 1%, 2%
Tablet: 100 mg, 200 mg, 500 mg
Combo: 200 mg-2%
: 2 % (100 mg)- 2 % (9 gram), 4 % (200 mg)- 2 % (9 gram)
Cream: 2%, 200 mg/5 gram (4 %)
Kit: 200 mg- 2 % (9 gram), 100 mg-2%
Suppository: 100 mg, 200 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Clotrimazole
Miconazole, Miconazole Nitrate/Skin Cleanser Comb No.17
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Gyne Lotrimin and Monistat: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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