Nuvessa Generic Name & Formulations
Metronidazole 1.3%; vaginal gel; contains parabens.
Gel—5g (w. applicator)
Nuvessa Dosage and Administration
One applicatorful once daily at bedtime.
12yrs: not established.
During or within 2 weeks of disulfiram use. Concomitant alcohol, preparations containing ethanol or propylene glycol during and for ≥24hrs after treatment.
Nuvessa Boxed Warnings
Not for ophthalmic, dermal, or oral use. CNS diseases. Discontinue if abnormal neurologic signs develop. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers: not recommended or may choose to pump/discard milk during and for 2 days after the last dose.
See Contraindications. May potentiate oral anticoagulants, lithium. May be potentiated by cimetidine. May interfere with serum chemistry tests.
Nuvessa Adverse Reactions
Vulvovaginal candidiasis, headache, vulvovaginal pruritus, nausea, diarrhea, dysmenorrhea.
Nuvessa Clinical Trials
Nuvessa Patient Counseling