Aci-Jel

DRUG DESCRIPTION

ACI-JEL Vaginal Jelly is a bland, non-irritating, water-dispersible, buffered acid jelly for intravaginal use. ACI-JEL (vaginal jelly) is classified as a Vaginal Therapeutic Jelly. ACI-JEL (vaginal jelly) contains 0.921% glacial acetic acid (C 2 H 4 O 2 ), 0.025% oxyquinoline sulfate (C 18 H 16 N 2 O 6 S), 0.7% ricinoleic acid (C 18 H 34 O 3 ), and 5% glycerin (C 3 H 8 O 3 ) compounded with tragacanth, acacia, propylparaben, potassium hydroxide, stannous chloride, egg albumen, potassium bitartrate, perfume and purified water. ACI-JEL (vaginal jelly) is formulated to pH 3.9-4.1.

What are the precautions when taking vaginal jelly (Aci-Jel)?

Before using this product, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to acetic acid, oxyquinoline, or ricinoleic acid; or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients (such eggs), which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.

Before using this product, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history.

This product may decrease the effectiveness of certain birth control devices (e.g., latex condoms, diaphragms, vaginal rings, cervical caps) or make spermicides less effective. This can result in pregnancy. A different or additional method of birth control may be needed while using this product. Discuss with your doctor whether you should use other reliable methods of birth...

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Aci-Jel Consumer (continued)

SIDE EFFECTS: Mild vaginal irritation/itching/burning may occur. If any of these effects persist or worsen, tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly.

Remember that your doctor has prescribed this medication because he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects. Many people using this medication do not have serious side effects.

Tell your doctor immediately if this unlikely but serious side effect occurs: vaginal pain.

A very serious allergic reaction to this drug is rare. However, seek immediate medical attention if you notice any symptoms of a serious allergic reaction, including: rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), severe dizziness, trouble breathing.

This is not a complete list of possible side effects. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or 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.

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

PRECAUTIONS: Before using this product, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to acetic acid, oxyquinoline, or ricinoleic acid; or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients (such eggs), which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.

Before using this product, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history.

This product may decrease the effectiveness of certain birth control devices (e.g., latex condoms, diaphragms, vaginal rings, cervical caps) or make spermicides less effective. This can result in pregnancy. A different or additional method of birth control may be needed while using this product. Discuss with your doctor whether you should use other reliable methods of birth control.

During pregnancy, this medication should be used only when clearly needed. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.

It is not known whether this medication passes into breast milk. Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.



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