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Drug safety update: Miconazole (Daktarin): over-the-counter oral gel contraindicated in patients taking warfarin

The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has issued a drug safety update with advice that patients taking warfarin should not use over-the-counter miconazole oral gel (Daktarin). The drug safety update includes advice for prescribers as well as further advice for healthcare professionals. 

Further details of the safety update, advice and action to take are available on the MHRA website.