Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Wash and dry your vaginal area. Dip the tablet in lukewarm water just to moisten it. Lie on your back and gently insert the tablet into the vagina as high as possible with or without the use of an applicator as mentioned in the label. It is best to use it just before bedtime.
Dresin Vaginal Tablet is a combination of four medicines: Clotrimazole, Lactobacillus, Povidone Iodine and Tinidazole. Clotrimazole is an antifungal which stops the growth of fungi in the vagina. Lactobacillus is a live microorganism which maintains the vaginal tract in a healthy condition by producing anti-infectious substances. Povidone Iodine is an antiseptic which slowly releases iodine and kills or prevents the growth of harmful microorganisms. Tinidazole is an antibiotic which kills the bacteria and other microorganisms by damaging their DNA.
Dresin Vaginal Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Dresin Vaginal Tablet should be used with caution during lactation.
Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body. If a single dose of Dresin Vaginal Tablet is used, it is recommended to hold breastfeeding for 12-24 hours to allow the removal of the drug.