What are the side effects of canesten?
After you apply the cream you might experience: Itching, rash, blisters, burning, discomfort, swelling, redness, irritation or peeling of skin. If you experience any of the above effects, tell your doctor or pharmacist immediately. If you get any side effects, talk to your doctor, pharmacist or nurse.
How quickly does canesten oral work?
Canesten® Thrush Oral Capsule is a convenient and effective treatment for yeast infections. The oral capsule contains an effective antifungal agent that treats the cause of thrush in both women and men. The treatment is easy to use at home or on the go and irritating symptoms should begin to disappear within 2 days.
Can canesten make you feel sick?
Weakness, feeling dizzy or faint. Nausea. After you apply Canesten Thrush Internal Cream you might experience: • Itching, rash, swelling, redness, discomfort, burning, irritation, vaginal peeling or bleeding. Pain in the abdomen or pelvic area.
How often can I take canesten oral?
These are the usual doses for adults: oral (mouth) thrush – 50mg a day, taken for 7 to 14 days. vaginal thrush or balanitis – 150mg, taken as a single dose. vaginal thrush that keeps coming back – 150mg, taken once every 72 hours for the first 3 doses, then take 150mg once a week for 6 months.
Is it bad to use canesten too often?
If you use too much clotrimazole cream or use it more often than you need to, it may make your skin red or irritated. Use less cream the next time if this happens.
When should you not use canesten?
3. Who can and cannot use clotrimazole
- this is the first time you’ve had thrush.
- you’ve had thrush more than twice in the past 6 months.
- you or your partner have ever had a sexually transmitted infection (STI)
- you’re a man with thrush but your sexual partner does not have it.
- you have an abnormal discharge from your penis.
What can be mistaken for a yeast infection?
Conditions that can mimic a yeast infection Sexually transmitted infections (STIs): Some STIs can cause irritation and present with an itchy discharge and a slight odor. These include trichomoniasis, herpes and genital warts.
Is it normal for canesten pill to come out?
It is normal for users to experience a discharge or chalky white residue from the vagina with the use of clotrimazole pessary. Hence, you are advised to wear pantyliner to avoid it staining your underwear.