Premarin® (conjugated estrogens) Vaginal Cream comes with its own applicator that helps you apply it directly to your vaginal tissue to treat the cause of moderate to severe painful intercourse due to menopause.
The applicator is designed to help you measure your prescribed dosage neatly and precisely, and should be comfortable and easy to use.
Remove cap from tube.
Screw nozzle end of applicator onto tube. (Figure A).
Gently squeeze tube from the bottom to force sufficient cream into the barrel to provide the prescribed dose. Use the marked stopping points on the applicator to measure the correct dose, as prescribed by your healthcare provider. (Figure B).
Unscrew applicator from tube.
Lie on back with knees drawn up. To deliver medication, gently insert applicator deeply into vagina and press plunger downward to its original position. (Figure C).
TO CLEANSE: Pull plunger to remove it from barrel. Wash with mild soap and warm water. (Figure D).
DO NOT BOIL OR USE HOT WATER.
Tip for getting the most out of your Premarin Vaginal Cream
Squeeze gently and slowly from the bottom of the tube, like you would a toothpaste tube
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