Canesten 2% Thrush cream contains an antifungal; clotrimazole and used for the treatment of vaginal thrush. Canesten cream relieves the external symptoms of vaginal thrush such as itching, inflammation and soreness.
Canesten 2% cream must be used in combination with a thrush treatment such as a pessary or oral antifungal medication if treating the inside vaginal area. Your pharmacist or doctor can advice you about these.
Canesten Cream may also be used on your partner if they are showing signs of thrush around the penis such as redness or tightness.
|When using||To use; Women should apply the cream thinly to the vulva and surrounding areas two to three times daily. Rub in gently. Use until symptoms have cleared up Wash hands thoroughly after use. **Canesten may damage latex products making them ineffective. It is advisable whilst using Canesten products to use alternative forms of contraception.** Men who may also be experiencing symptoms of thrush can apply the cream two to three times daily to the penis.|