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Canesten Solution 20ml

Product code: 0119222
  • Pharmacy Only Medicine
(incl VAT)

What is Canesten Solution?

Canesten Solution contains the an antifungal Clotrimazole and is indicated for use in the treatment of a number of fungal skin infections as follows:
  • Ringworm.
  • Athletes Foot.
  • Fungal intertrigo: fungal infection of the skinfolds.
Canesten Solution can also be used to treat fungal infections of the outer (otitis externa) or middle ear (otomycoses). Clotrimazole belongs to a group of medicines called imidazoles and is an antifungal agent which fights the cause of fungal skin and ear infections. The solution is designed to be used to treat all fungal skin infections due to dermatophytes, yeasts, moulds and other fungi.

The solution is particularly suitable for use on hairy skin and comes in an easy-to-use dropper bottle.

Warning!Canesten and Sofradex drops may cause a heat reaction when used together. Consult your doctor before using these products together in the ear.

How to use Canesten Solution on Athletes Foot:

Wash and dry your feet thoroughly, especially between the toes, before applying the solution.

How to use Canesten Solution on skin infections:

Apply thinly and evenly to the affected areas two or three times daily.

How to use Canesten Solution on ear infections:

Put 2-3 drops of Canesten Solution in the ear two or three times daily.

How long should I use Canesten Solution?

The treatment should be continued for at least two weeks after the disappearance of all the signs of infection in order to prevent reinfection.

Active ingredient Clotrimazole 1%. Other ingredients: Macrogol 400.