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CANDID CREAM 15GM

Manufacturer

GLE-GLENMARK PHARMACEUTICALS L

Pack Of

1 CREAM

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Product Details

About CANDID CREAM 15GM

CANDID CREAM 15GM is primarily used to treat fungal infections of the skin such as athlete's foot, jock itch, ringworm and other fungal skin infections. This medication is also used to treat a skin condition known as pityriasis (flaking or scaling of the skin). CANDID CREAM 15GM works by destroying the fungus that causes the infection. CANDID CREAM 15GM destroys the infection by allowing the holes to open in the cell membrane and the components to leak out. This kills the fungus and cures the infection.

CANDID CREAM 15GM should be used for skin only and accidentally if it gets into your eye, mouth or nose rinse with water. CANDID CREAM 15GM should be applied to the affected area with a piece of clean cotton wool or gauze swab. CANDID CREAM 15GM should not be applied more than the recommended dose, to avoid unpleasant side effects. Some common side effects of CANDID CREAM 15GM are burning, itching, redness, stinging and dryness on your skin in the place where CANDID CREAM 15GM ointment is applied. Sensitive allergic reaction (skin hypersensitivity reactions) like rashes, itching, swelling, and hypotension can occur in rare cases. Please consult your doctor if an allergic reaction becomes severe.

Tell your doctor if you are known to allergic to CANDID CREAM 15GM or any other medicines. It is not known whether CANDID CREAM 15GM harm baby or passes into breast milk in pregnancy and breastfeeding state. It is better to contact a doctor before using CANDID CREAM 15GM during pregnancy and while breastfeeding. If nursing mothers are applying CANDID CREAM 15GM to their breast or nipple, they should wash the affected area thoroughly before nursing their baby.

Uses of CANDID CREAM 15GM

Fungal infections

Medicinal Benefits

CANDID CREAM 15GM is widely used to treat various fungal infections of the skin due to specific fungi (Trichophyton species) and certain yeasts (Candida species) by destroying its cell membrane.

Directions for Use

The cream should be applied thinly and evenly to the affected area 2 – 3 times daily and rubbed in gently with a cotton swab or gauze pad. If the feet are infected, they should be thoroughly washed and dried, especially between the toes, before applying the cream.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of CANDID CREAM 15GM

Every medicine has some sort of side effects. In the beginning days of the treatment with CANDID CREAM 15GM, you may suffer from burning, itching, redness, stinging and dryness on your skin in the place where CANDID CREAM 15GM ointment is applied might occur. But these would be temporary and may be relieved after some time. However, if you still have discomfort speak with the doctor. Allergic reaction (Cutaneous hypersensitivity reactions) such as rashes, itching and swelling may occur in rare cases which is serious and can lead to a life-threatening condition. Please consult your doctor if an allergic reaction becomes severe.

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warnings

Avoid putting CANDID CREAM 15GM near your mouth, lips and eyes. This product contains cetostearyl alcohol, which may cause local skin reactions (like contact dermatitis). Tell a doctor before using CANDID CREAM 15GM if you are using Framycetin and Dexamethasone ear drops as it can interact and affect the working of CANDID CREAM 15GM. If your baby is being treated for oral thrush you can continue breastfeeding. But in some cases, you might need to be treated at the same time. If you are applying CANDID CREAM 15GM on your breast or nipple try to wash it before breastfeeding your baby.

Safety Advice

  • Safety Warning

    Alcohol

    No reported interaction with CANDID CREAM 15GM. But, It is best to avoid alcohol while taking medication.

  • Safety Warning

    Pregnancy

    CANDID CREAM 15GM is a category B pregnancy drug. CANDID CREAM 15GM can be used during pregnancy but only under the supervision of a doctor.

  • Safety Warning

    Breast Feeding

    It is not known whether CANDID CREAM 15GM harm baby or passes into breast milk in the breastfeeding state. So, it is better to contact a doctor before using CANDID CREAM 15GM during breastfeeding. If nursing mothers are applying CANDID CREAM 15GM to their breast or nipple, they should wash the affected area thoroughly before nursing their baby.

  • Safety Warning

    Driving

    CANDID CREAM 15GM has no or negligible influence on the ability to drive or use machines.

  • Safety Warning

    Liver

    CANDID CREAM 15GM does not have any reported interaction hence, in case you experience any difficulty discuss with your doctor.

  • Safety Warning

    Kidney

    CANDID CREAM 15GM does not have any reported interaction hence, in case you experience any difficulty discuss with your doctor.

Habit Forming

No

Special Advise

 

Other Information (CAN0012)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - Mar-22

Patients Concern

Disease/Condition Glossary

Athlete's foot: A fungal infection affecting mainly the skin between the toes.

Jock itch: A fungal infection that causes a red and itchy rash in warm and moist areas of the body.

Ringworm: A common infection of the skin and nails that are caused by fungus. The infection is called “ringworm” because it can cause an itchy, red, circular rash.

 

FAQs

Wash your hands before applying CANDID CREAM 15GM. The cream should be applied thinly and evenly to the affected area 2 – 3 times daily and rubbed in gently with a cotton swab or gauze pad.

Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured. But, it would be suggested to complete the full course of treatment even if you feel better.

Apply the missed dose as soon as you remember. Skip the missed dose if it is almost time for your next dose. Do not use extra medicine to make up for the missed dose.

PRODUCT SUBSTITUTES

CANDID CREAM 15GM

CANDID CREAM 15GM

CANDID CREAM 15GM

MRP: 97.40

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