Canesten Thrush Cream Clotrimazole 2% is a specially designed cream to provide rapid relief from external itching. It provides effective treatment and soothing relief of the itching caused by thrush. It can also be used to treat the male partner. Thrush is an infection caused by yeast called Candida. This yeast normally lives in your body quite happily without doing you any harm. But when the natural pH balance of your vagina is upset - which can easily happen - Candida can multiply. And that's when you may start to itch and develop vaginal thrush. Normally, there is a delicate balance between bacteria and yeasts that live naturally within the vagina.
Clotrimazole 400mg (2% w/w). It also contains benzyl alcohol, polysorbate 60, sorbitan stearate, cetyl palmitate, cetostearyl alcohol, octyldodecanol and purified water.
Wash your hands before and after using the cream. Apply the cream thinly to affected areas 2 or 3 times a day and rub in gently. Treatment should be continued for up to one week after treating the internal infection in women and for two weeks in men. If symptoms persist consult your doctor.
Do not use the cream if you have previously had an allergic reaction to the active ingredient clotrimazole. If you are unsure about this, ask your doctor. See your doctor as soon as possible and do not use Canesten Thrush Cream if you have any of the following symptoms: Irregular vaginal bleeding, Abnormal vaginal bleeding or a blood stained discharge, Ulcers, blisters or sores of the vagina or vulva, Lower abdominal pain, Pain or difficulty in passing urine, Fever or chills, Feeling sick or vomiting, Diarrhoea, A foul smelling discharge from the vagina, If you are unsure whether you have thrush, check with your doctor before using this product.
If you are pregnant or trying for a baby, tell your doctor or midwife before using Canesten Thrush Cream
Before using the Canesten Thrush Cream, you should see your doctor if: You have had more than two infections of thrush in the last six months. You or your partner have ever had a sexually transmitted disease. You are aged under 16 or over 60 years. You have ever had an allergic reaction to Canesten or any other vaginal antifungal product.
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