What is Canesten thrush cream?
Canesten thrush cream is an external topical treatment for thrush, that both helps to ease the symptoms (such as irritation of the affected area) and treat the condition. It works through the active ingredient of clotrimazole – an antifungal chemical.
How does Canesten thrush cream work?
Canesten thrush cream works through the active ingredient clotrimazole, an antifungal agent that helps to fight the cause of fungal infections. Clotrimazole targets the fungal infection at its source and the soothing cream also helps to manage irritation and discomfort.
How should Canesten thrush cream be used?
Canesten thrush cream should be gently and thinly rubbed into the affected area two to three times a day. You should not require the cream after seven days – if your condition has not changed by then, contact a healthcare professional.
Is Canesten thrush cream suitable for me?
Canesten thrush cream is suitable for women or men aged 16-60 who are suffering from thrush. Do not use Canesten thrush cream if you are allergic to clotrimazole or any of the other ingredients. If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, consult a healthcare professional before starting any treatment.