Vandazole Generic Name & Formulations
Metronidazole 0.75%; vaginal gel; contains parabens.
Gel—70g (w. applicators)
Vandazole Dosage and Administration
One applicatorful once daily at bedtime for 5 days.
Pre-menarchal: not established.
Vandazole Boxed Warnings
Discontinue if abnormal neurological signs develop. CNS or hepatic disease. Do not have vaginal intercourse or use tampons or douches during therapy. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers: may interrupt breastfeeding; pump/discard breastmilk during and for 48hrs after the last dose.
Avoid concomitant alcohol. Do not give within 2 weeks of disulfiram (possible psychotic reactions). May potentiate oral anticoagulants, lithium; monitor. May be potentiated by cimetidine. May interfere with serum chemistry tests.
Vandazole Adverse Reactions
Fungal infection, headache, pruritus, abdominal pain, GI upset, dysmenorrhea, pharyngitis, rash, breast pain, metrorrhagia.
Vandazole Clinical Trials
Vandazole Patient Counseling