Zole F Cream Details
What is Zole F?
Zole F Cream is used for Skin Infections, Vaginal Yeast Infections, Fungal And Bacterial Infections, Inflammation Of The Eye, Accumulation Of Fluid In The Retina, Vulvovaginal Candidiasis and other conditions.
Zole F Cream contains Fluocinolone, and Miconazole as active ingredients.
Zole F Cream works by preventing the release of chemicals in the body; preventing the growth of fungi and increasing cellular permeability.
Zole F Cream Uses
Zole F Cream is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
- Skin Infections
- Vaginal Yeast Infections
- Fungal And Bacterial Infections
- Inflammation Of The Eye
- Accumulation Of Fluid In The Retina
- Vulvovaginal Candidiasis
- Napkin Rash
Zole F Cream Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Zole F Cream improves the patient’s condition by performing the following functions:
- Preventing the release of chemicals in the body.
- Preventing the growth of fungi and increasing cellular permeability.
Zole F Cream – Composition and Active Ingredients
Zole F Cream is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
- Fluocinolone (0.01% W/W)
- Miconazole (2% W/W)
Zole F Cream – Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Zole F Cream. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
- Redness Of The Whites Of The Eyes
- Eye Nerve Disorder
- Increased In Pigment Of A Circular Area Of Macular
- Thinning Or Softening Of Skin
- Leakage Of Blood In Humor Of The Eye
Zole F Cream – Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.).
Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
- Abdominal pain, chills, fever and nausea
- Avoid contact with eyes and oral cavity
- Do not drive or operate machinery
- Foul-smelling vaginal discharge
- Pregnant, planning to become pregnant or breastfeeding
- Skin rash or hives
Zole F Cream – Drug Interactions
If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Zole F Cream may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions. Zole F Cream may interact with the following drugs and products:
- Amphotericin B
Zole F Cream – Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to Zole F Cream is a contraindication. In addition, Zole F Cream should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Eye infections
- Hepatic impairment
- Increased pressure in the eye
Other important Information on Zole F Cream
Missing a dose
In case you miss a dose, use it as soon as you notice. If it is close to the time of your next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your dosing schedule. Do not use extra dose to make up for a missed dose.
If you are regularly missing doses, consider setting an alarm or asking a family member to remind you. Please consult your doctor to discuss changes in your dosing schedule or a new schedule to make up for missed doses, if you have missed too many doses recently.
Overdosage of Zole F Cream
Do not use more than prescribed dose. Taking more medication will not improve your symptoms; rather they may cause poisoning or serious side-effects. If you suspect that you or anyone else who may have overdosed of Zole F Cream, please go to the emergency department of the closest hospital or nursing home. Bring a medicine box, container, or label with you to help doctors with necessary information.
Do not give your medicines to other people even if you know that they have the same condition or it seems that they may have similar conditions. This may lead to overdosage.
Please consult your physician or pharmacist or product package for more information.
Storage of Zole F Cream
Store medicines at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Do not freeze medicines unless required by package insert. Keep medicines away from children and pets.
Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into drainage unless instructed to do so. Medication discarded in this manner may contaminate the environment. Please consult your pharmacist or doctor for more details on how to safely discard Zole F Cream.
Expired Zole F Cream
Taking a single dose of expired Zole F Cream is unlikely to produce an adverse event. However, please discuss with your primary health provider or pharmacist for proper advice or if you feel unwell or sick.
Expired drug may become ineffective in treating your prescribed conditions. To be on the safe side, it is important not to use expired drug. If you have a chronic illness that requires taking medicine constantly such as heart condition, seizures, and life-threatening allergies, you are much safer keeping in touch with your primary health care provider so that you can have a fresh supply of unexpired medications.
Please consult your physician or pharmacist or refer to product package.
Zole F Cream – Packages and Strengths
Zole F Cream is available in the following packages and strengths
- Zole F Cream – Packages: 10GM Cream
- Zole F Cream – Strengths: 0.01%W+W+2%W+W
Zole F Cream – Frequently asked Questions
Is Zole F Cream safe to consume or apply when pregnant?
Is Zole F Cream safe while breastfeeding?
Fluocinolone: Please discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.
Can Zole F Cream be used for skin infections and vaginal yeast infections?
Yes, skin infections and vaginal yeast infections are among the most common reported uses for Zole F Cream. Please do not use Zole F Cream for skin infections and vaginal yeast infections without consulting first with your doctor. Click here to find out what other patients report as common uses for Zole F Cream.
Should I consume Zole F Cream empty stomach, before food or after food?
users have most commonly reported consuming Zole F Cream #After Food#. However, this may not be reflective of how you should consume this medicine. Please follow your doctor’s advice on how you should use this medicine.
Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?
If you experience drowsiness, dizziness, hypotension or a headache as side-effects when using Zole F Cream medicine then it may not be safe to drive a vehicle or operate heavy machinery.
One should not drive a vehicle if using the medicine makes you drowsy, dizzy or lowers your blood-pressure extensively. Pharmacists also advise patients not to drink alcohol with medicines as alcohol intensifies drowsiness side-effects. Please check for these effects on your body when using Zole F Cream. Always consult with your doctor for recommendations specific to your body and health conditions.
Is this medicine or product addictive or habit forming?
Most medicines don’t come with a potential for addiction or abuse. Usually, government’s categorizes medicines that can be addictive as controlled substances. Examples include schedule H or X in India and schedule II-V in the US. Please consult the product package to make sure that the medicine does not belong to such special categorizations of medicines. Lastly, do not self-medicate and increase your body’s dependence to medicines without the advice of a doctor.
Can it be stopped immediately or do I have to slowly ween off consumption?
Some medicines need to be tapered or cannot be stopped immediately because of rebound effects. Please consult with your doctor for recommendations specific to your body, health and other medications that you may be using.