Canesten Vaginal Cream
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Canesten Vaginal Cream is a broad spectrum antifungal medicine used to treat skin infections such as athlete’s foot, jock itch and ringworm. It also relieves symptoms such as burning, itching, cracking of the skin and discomfort caused by these infections.
Canesten Vaginal cream Details
Composition = Clotrimazole
Dosage = 2%
Indication = Fungal infections of vagina
Manufacturer = Bayer Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
What Is Canesten Vaginal cream?
Canesten Vaginal Cream is an antifungal medication that fights infections caused by fungus.
Canesten Vaginal Cream vaginal (for use in the vagina) is used to treat vaginal candida (yeast) infections. There may be other drugs that can interact with clotrimazole vaginal. Tell your doctor about all medications you use. This includes prescription, over-the-counter, vitamin, and herbal products.
How Does Canesten Vaginal cream Work?
Canesten Vaginal Cream contains the active ingredient clotrimazole, which is an antifungal medicine used to treat infections with fungi and yeasts.
Canesten Vaginal Cream kills the Candida fungi causing the thrush infection by interfering with their cell membranes. The cell membranes of fungi are vital for their survival. They keep unwanted substances from entering the cells and stop the contents of the cells from leaking out. Canesten Vaginal Cream makes holes appear in these membranes, which kills the fungi and clears up the infection.
The cream is inserted high into the vagina to allow the Canesten Vaginal Cream to act directly in the area of infection.
What Is Route Of Administration?
The cream should be inserted high into the vagina as a single dose at bedtime. Use the applicator provided. Follow the instructions provided in the pack. If you have your period you should wait until it’s finished before using the cream.
You should consult your doctor if your symptoms have not got better within a week of using this medicine
Dosage Of Canesten Vaginal cream
Canesten 10mg Cream
Canesten Dusting Powder
Canesten 20mg vaginal cream
Canesten Topical Solution
Canesten Dusting Powder
Side Effects Of Canesten Vaginal cream
Irritation of the vagina
Foul-smelling vaginal discharge
Drug To Drug Interaction
Concomitant medication with vaginal clotrimazole and oral tacrolimus (FK-506; immunosuppressant) might lead to increased tacrolimus plasma levels levels and similarly with sirolimus. Patients should thus be closely monitored for signs and symptoms of tacrolimus or sirolimus overdosage, if necessary by determination of the respective plasma levels.
While Tacking Canesten Vaginal cream
Do not have sexual intercourse. clotrimazole vaginal will not prevent the infection from spreading to your partner. Clotrimazole topical can also cause damage to a condom or a diaphragm. These forms of birth control may be less effective if you use them during treatment.
Avoid getting this medicine in your eyes, nose, or mouth.
Avoid wearing tight-fitting, synthetic clothing that doesn’t allow air circulation. Wear clothing made of loose cotton and other natural fibers until the infection is healed.
Pregnancy = The topical forms of Canesten Vaginal Cream are relatively safe for use until the first trimester of pregnancy. However, they should be used only if clearly needed and only under the supervision of your doctor. The oral form of this medicine is not recommended for use during pregnancy unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking/using this medicine.
Breast-feeding = Canesten Vaginal Cream is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. Discuss all the risks and benefits with your doctor before using/taking this medicine.
Opthalmic use = Canesten Vaginal Cream is not recommended for use in the eyes. Both purposeful and accidental application of this medicine into the eyes should be avoided.
Use only in confirmed infection = Canesten Vaginal Cream should not be used until the infection is diagnosed by a doctor. Other diseases may also show similar symptoms.
Vaginal irritation = Canesten Vaginal Cream may cause burning and irritation upon vaginal application. Consult your doctor if the symptoms do not improve and the irritation persists.
Resistance = Canesten Vaginal Cream should be used for the full prescribed course even when the symptoms get better. The infection may recur and the fungi may get less sensitive to the medicine resulting in drug resistance if it is not used for the full prescribed course.
Uses Of Canesten Vaginal cream
Canesten Vaginal Cream is used for the treatment of oral infection caused by Candida albicans, which is also known as Oral Candidiasis.
Canesten Vaginal Cream is used to treat fungal infections of the skin such as jock itch, Athlete’s foot, etc.
Canesten Vaginal Cream is used to treat infections of the vagina caused by Candida albicans.
Storage Of Canesten Vaginal cream
Keep this medication in the container it came in, tightly closed, and out of reach of children. Store it at room temperature and away from excess heat and moisture (not in the bathroom).
It is important to keep all medication out of sight and reach of children as many containers (such as weekly pill minders and those for eye drops, creams, patches, and inhalers) are not child-resistant and young children can open them easily. To protect young children from poisoning, always lock safety caps and immediately place the medication in a safe location – one that is up and away and out of their sight and reach.