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Generic: miconazole-zinc oxide topical
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It is used to treat diaper rash complicated by a yeast infection
               



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What is this medicine?

MICONAZOLE; PETROLATUM; ZINC OXIDE (mi KON a zole; pe truh LEY tuhm; zingk OX ide) is an antifungal medicine. It is used to treat diaper rash complicated by a yeast infection. Do not use this medicine to prevent diaper rash.

What should I tell my health care provider before I take this medicine?

They need to know if you have any of these conditions:
  • immune system problems
  • an unusual or allergic reaction to miconazole, petrolatum, zinc oxide, other medicines, foods, dyes, or preservatives
  • pregnant or trying to get pregnant
  • breast- feeding

How should I use this medicine?

This medicine is for external use only. Do not take by mouth. Follow the directions on the prescription label. Wash your hands before and after use. Apply this medicine with each diaper change. Gently cleanse the diaper area with mild soap and warm water. Pat the area dry with a soft towel. Apply a thin layer of medicine to the diaper area. Do not rub this medicine into the skin. Rubbing the skin can cause irritation. Finish the full course prescribed by your doctor or health care professional even if you think your condition is better. Do not stop using except on the advice of your doctor or health care professional.

Talk to your pediatrician regarding the use of this medicine in children. This medicine is not approved for use in children under 4 weeks old.

What if I miss a dose?

If you miss a dose, use it as soon as you can. If it is almost time for your next dose, use only that dose. Do not use double or extra doses.

What may interact with this medicine?

Interactions are not expected. Do not use any other skin products on the affected area without asking your doctor or health care professional.

               
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