Canesten Clotrimazole Cream

Canesten Clotrimazole Cream Dosage/Direction for Use

clotrimazole

Manufacturer:

Bayer

Distributor:

Zuellig Pharma
Full Prescribing Info
Dosage/Direction for Use
It can be applied any time of the day.
To ensure complete healing depending on the indication he treatment should be continued according to the indications as specified as follows even if symptoms disappear.
Treatment duration: Athlete's foot, ringworm, fungal infection of the tissues adjacent to the nails, fungal infection of the skin folds: 3-4 weeks or as directed by physicians.
Erythrasma (skin redness/irritation): 2-4 weeks or as directed by physicians.
White spots: 1-3 weeks or as directed by physicians.
Missed dose: Apply cream as soon as possible and then continue the rest of the treatment as usual.
Administration: Before use, pierce the tube seal by inverting the cap over the end of the tube and press. If the feet are infected, they should be washed and dried thoroughly especially between the toes before applying the cream. Canesten Clotrimazole Cream 1% w/w should be applied thinly and evenly to the affected areas two or three times daily and rubbed in gently. A strip of cream (½ cm long) is enough to treat an area of about the size of the hand.
The symptoms of skin infection such as itching or soreness, should improve within a few days of treatment although signs such as redness and scaling may take longer to disappear. If symptoms persist, consult the doctor. Patients should notify physician their physician if there is no improvement after 4 weeks of treatment.
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