Indications for PHEXXI:
On-demand method of contraception.
Limitations of Use:
Not effective for preventing pregnancy when administered after intercourse.
Insert one applicatorful vaginally immediately before or up to 1hr before each act of intercourse. Must apply additional dose if more than 1 act of intercourse occurs within 1hr. May use during any part of the menstrual cycle. May be used with hormonal contraceptives, condoms, vaginal diaphragms, other products for vaginal infections (eg, miconazole, metronizazole, tioconazole).
Premenarche: not indicated.
History of recurrent urinary tract infection or urinary tract abnormalities: avoid use. Pregnancy.
Vaginal pH regulator.
Avoid contraceptive vaginal rings.
Vulvovaginal effects (burning sensation, pruritus, mycotic infection, discomfort, pain), urinary tract infection, bacterial vaginosis, vaginal discharge, genital discomfort, dysuria; cystitis, pyelonephritis, hypersensitivity reaction.
Generic Drug Availability:
Prefilled single-dose vaginal applicators—12