Care Clotrimazole 1% w/w Cream. For the treatment of skin infections due to dermatophytes (e.g. trycophyton species), yeasts (e.g. candida species), moulds and other fungi. These include ringworm (tinea) infections, paronychia, pityriasis versicolor, erythrasma and intertrigo, as well as fungal nappy rash, candidal vulvitis and candidal balanitis. Contains Clotrimazole. Always read the label.
Adult, children and elderly:
Apply to the affected area two or three times daily
Dermatophyte infections: treat for at least one month
Candida infections: treat for at least two weeks
Route of administration:
Directly applied to the affected area.
A physician should be consulted if symptoms do not improve within 7 days.
NOTE: Clotrimazole Cream may cause damage to latex contraceptives. It is advised to use alternative precautions for at least five days after using this product.
Things to ease discomfort and prevent thrush returning:
Who can use this product:
It can be used by adults, the elderly and children. Only to be used during pregnancy when advised by a doctor. Medicines can affect the unborn baby. Do not use if sensitive to any of the ingredients in this cream.
Thrush is not classed as a sexually transmitted infection (STI), but can be triggered by sex and sometimes passed on through sex.
Thrush is caused by a fungus called candida that is normally harmless.