What is AZO Yeast® used for?
AZO Yeast® is commonly used for:
How should I take AZO Yeast®?
Take it by mouth. Ask your doctor for more information.
How do I store AZO Yeast®?
AZO Yeast® is best stored at room temperature away from direct light and moisture. To prevent drug damage, you should not store AZO Yeast® in the bathroom or the freezer. There may be different brands of AZO Yeast® that may have different storage needs. It is important to always check the product package for instructions on storage, or ask your pharmacist. For safety, you should keep all medicines away from children and pets.
You should not flush AZO Yeast® down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so. It is important to properly discard this product when it is expired or no longer needed. Consult your pharmacist for more details about how to safely discard your product.
Precautions & warnings
What should I know before using AZO Yeast®?
Before using this drug, tell your doctor if:
- You are pregnant or breastfeeding. This is because, while you are expecting or feeding a baby, you should only take medicines on the recommendation of a doctor.
- You are taking any other medicines. This includes any medicines you are taking which are available to buy without a prescription, such as herbal and complementary medicines.
- You have allergy with any of active or inactive ingredients of AZO Yeast® or other medications.
- You have any other illnesses, disorders, or medical conditions.
For oral use only. This product will not cure yeast infection.
Do not use if you have never had a vaginal yeast infection diagnosed by a doctor.
Ask a doctor if you:
- Have vaginal itching and discomfort for the first time.
- Have abdominal pain, fever, chills, nausea, vomiting, or foul-Smelling vaginal discharge. You may have a serious condition.
- Get vaginal yeast infections often.
Is it safe during pregnancy or breastfeeding?
There isn’t enough information about the safety of using AZO Yeast® during pregnancy and breastfeeding. Please always consult with your doctor to weigh the potential benefits and risks before taking AZO Yeast®.
What side effects can occur from AZO Yeast®?
Vaginal itching or irritation may occur while using this drug.
Not everyone experiences these side effects. There may be some side effects not listed above. If you have any concerns about a side-effect, please consult your doctor or pharmacist.
What drugs may interact with AZO Yeast®?
AZO Yeast® may interact with other drugs that you are currently taking, which can change how your drug works or increase your risk for serious side effects. To avoid any potential drug interactions, you should keep a list of all the drugs you are using (including prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs, and herbal products) and share it with your doctor and pharmacist. For your safety, do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any drugs without your doctor’s approval.
Does food or alcohol interact with AZO Yeast®?
AZO Yeast® may interact with food or alcohol by altering the way the drug works or increase the risk for serious side effects. Please discuss with your doctor or pharmacist any potential food or alcohol interactions before using this drug.
What health conditions may interact with AZO Yeast®?
AZO Yeast® may interact with your health condition. This interaction may worsen your health condition or alter the way the drug works. It is important to always let your doctor and pharmacist know all the health conditions you currently have.
The information provided is not a substitute for any medical advice. You should ALWAYS consult with your doctor or pharmacist before using AZO Yeast®.
What is the dose of AZO Yeast® for an adult?
Take one tablet orally three times a day as long as symptoms persist.
What is the dose of AZO Yeast® for a child?
The dosage has not been established in pediatric patients. It may be unsafe for your child. It is always important to fully understand the safety of the drug before using. Please consult with your doctor or pharmacist for more information.
How is AZO Yeast® available?
AZO Yeast® is available in the following dosage forms and strengths:
What should I do in case of an emergency or overdose?
In case of an emergency or an overdose, call your local emergency services or go to your nearest emergency room.
What should I do if I miss a dose?
If you miss a dose of AZO Yeast®, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take your regular dose as scheduled. Do not take a double dose.
Hello Health Group does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment.
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Review Date: October 2, 2017 | Last Modified: October 2, 2017