Aci-Jel vaginal

Name: Aci-Jel vaginal

What is the most important information I should know about Aci-Jel (acetic acid vaginal)?

Follow all directions on your medicine label and package. Tell each of your healthcare providers about all your medical conditions, allergies, and all medicines you use.

What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before using Aci-Jel (acetic acid vaginal)?

You should not use this medicine if you are allergic to acetic acid or vinegar.

Ask a doctor or pharmacist if it is safe for you to use this medicine if you have other medical conditions, especially foul-smelling vaginal discharge or other signs of a bacterial infection.

It is not known whether acetic acid vaginal will harm an unborn baby. Do not use this medicine without a doctor's advice if you are pregnant.

It is not known whether acetic acid vaginal passes into breast milk or if it could harm a nursing baby. Do not use this medicine without a doctor's advice if you are breast-feeding a baby.

Aci-Jel (acetic acid vaginal) side effects

Get emergency medical help if you have signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

Stop using acetic acid vaginal and call your doctor at once if you have:

  • severe burning, stinging, or irritation after using the medicine; or

  • any new symptoms.

Common side effects may include:

  • mild burning or stinging after use.

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

What other drugs will affect Aci-Jel (acetic acid vaginal)?

It is not likely that other drugs you take orally or inject will have an effect on vaginally applied acetic acid. But many drugs can interact with each other. Tell each of your health care providers about all medicines you use, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.

Side Effects

Consult your pharmacist.

In the US -

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088 or at www.fda.gov/medwatch.

In Canada - Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to Health Canada at 1-866-234-2345.

Overdose

If someone has overdosed and has serious symptoms such as passing out or trouble breathing, call 911. Otherwise, call a poison control center right away. US residents can call their local poison control center at 1-800-222-1222. Canada residents can call a provincial poison control center.

Notes

No monograph available at this time.

Missed Dose

Consult your pharmacist.

Storage

Consult your pharmacist.

Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so. Properly discard this product when it is expired or no longer needed. Consult your pharmacist or local waste disposal company for more details about how to safely discard your product.

Information last revised July 2016. Copyright(c) 2016 First Databank, Inc.

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