What is miconazole nitrate vaginal cream?

Miconazole nitrate vaginal cream treats vaginal yeast infections with the anti-fungal agent miconazole. It is marketed under the brand name Monistat and comes in several versions or doses, including Monistat 1, Monistat 3, and Monistat 7. In addition to cream form, miconazole nitrate is also available as a vaginal suppository. Both the cream and suppository are available over-the-counter without a prescription.

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