Candid Mouth Paint

Candid Mouth Paint

clotrimazole

Manufacturer:

Glenmark

Distributor:

Atlanta Medicare
Full Prescribing Info
Contents
Clotrimazole.
Description
Clotrimazole 1% in Propylene Glycol USP and Glycerin BP base.
Action
Pharmacology: The active ingredient Clotrimazole exerts potent fungicidal action against Candida species which cause Oral Thrush.
Tolerance: CANDID Mouth Paint shows excellent tolerance. The formulation is for use in the mouth. However systemic ingestion dose not pose any hazard to the patient as the formulation is completely safe.
Indications/Uses
Oral Thrush (Monilial Thrush).
Dosage/Direction for Use
10 to 20 drops (½ to 1 ml.) of CANDID Mouth paint are gently applied in the mouth, 3 to 4 times daily, preferably with the help of a cotton bud. Care should be taken to ensure that all the lesions in the mouth are covered. Although improvement is seen in 3 to 5 days generally, treatment should be continued till the infection is completely eliminated. Attention should be directed to the control of any factor that may predispose the patient to infection as this will help prevent recurrence.
Contraindications
Except for possible hypersensitivity reactions, there are no contraindications for CANDID Mouth Paint.
Storage
Store below 25°C. Protect from light.
ATC Classification
A01AB18 - clotrimazole ; Belongs to the class of local antiinfective and antiseptic preparations. Used in the treatment of diseases of the mouth.
Presentation/Packing
Mouth paint 1% x 15 mL.
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