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Miconazole (Monistat, M-Zole, Micatin) is an anti-fungal drug prescribed to treat vaginal infections and other infections (athlete's foot, ringworm), and severe fungal infections. Side effects, drug interactions, dosage, and pregnancy safety information should be reviewed prior to using this medication.

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Terms related to miconazole:

  • Micatin
  • Monistat
  • M-Zole