Vagisil Feminine Cream

Generic Name: Benzocaine

Vagisil Feminine Cream is an overall treatment used for vaginal and rectal irritations and treated as a local anesthetic medically known as numbing medication to treat different types of skin; oral and other problems. It works by blocking nerve signals in your mouth. Vagisil Feminine Cream topical is used to decrease pain or discomfort caused by ingrown toenails, hemorrhoids minor sore throat, vaginal irritaion, crank sores and rectal itching. It has the active ingredient of Benzocaine in many over-the-counter sold as anesthetic medicine. Vagisil Feminine Cream is also used to numb the skin or surfaces in the mouth, skin, vagina and rectum to lessen the pain of inserting a medical instrument.

How to Use Vagisil Feminine Cream

  • Vagisil Feminine Cream comes with instructions for safe and effective application. Follow these directions carefully. Inquire your doctor or pharmacist if you have any query.
  • Use the smallest amount of medicine needed to numb the skin or relieve pain. Do not use large amounts of the medicine l, or cover treated skin areas with a bandage or plastic wrap without medical advice. Be aware that many cosmetic procedures are performed without a medical doctor present.
  • If you are using the rectal suppository, try to empty your bowel and bladder before inserting the suppository.
  • Avoid Dosing in or near the eyes. Do not breathe in the bottle. Do not use large amounts or apply this more often than directed because the chance for serious side effects.
  • Be careful not to accidentally bite your tongue or mouth. Stop using this medication and tell your doctor if your sore throat is severe.

Cautions before Use Vagisil Feminine Cream

  • Before using Vagisil Feminine Cream tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or to other anesthetics such as procaine or if you have any other allergies.
  • People with certain enzyme deficiencies G6PD deficiency, pyruvate kinase deficiency should stay away from this drug.
  • People with certain blood problems should not use Vagisil Feminine Cream.
  • People with asthma are restricted from using this medication.
  • People with bronchitis should not use this medicine.
  • People with heart disease should not use this medicine.
  • People with history of smoking should take proper advice from their doctors.

Vagisil Feminine Cream Side effects

The side effects which may arise due to the usage of Vagisil Feminine Cream are as follows:

  • Headache tired feeling and confusion;
  • Fast heart rate;
  • Feeling light-headed or short of breath; and
  • Pale, blue, or gray appearance of your skin, lips, or fingernails
  • Headache
  • Weakness
  • Dizziness
  • Breathing problems,
  • Fast heart rate,
  • Gray or bluish colored skin
  • Severe burning, stinging, or sensitivity in the affected area
  • Swelling, warmth, or redness in the affected area
  • Oozing, blistering, or signs of infection
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting

Vagisil Feminine Cream Interactions and Overdose

Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist of all prescribed and non-prescribed or herbal products you are using and adjust the doses according to it.

An overdose of Vagisil Feminine Cream used on the skin can cause critical side effects such as irregular heartbeats; seizure coma, slowed breathing, or respiratory failure seems like breathing stops.


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