Candid Cream Uses, Benefits, Combinations, Side-Effects and FAQ and it is a broad spectrum antifungal cream which is used to treat skin infections. Like athlete’s foot, jock itch, ringworm, etc. It is also used for relieving symptoms of these infections such as burning, itching, and cracking of the skin.
Uses of Candid Cream
To treat candidiasis
Fungal infections of penis
Fungal infections of armpit, skin folds and groin
Fungal infections of vulva and vagina
How Candid Cream Works in the body?
Works by inhibiting or stop the growth of fungi by preventing them from making their protective covering.
Candid Cream – combination, active content composition and active ingredients
Cream contains Clotrimazole Topical as an active ingredient.
Candid Cream Side Effects
Nausea and vomiting
Skin rash or irritation
Redness of skin
How to Use/take Candid (Cream)
This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor.
Clean and dry the affected area and apply the cream. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.
Substitutes for Cream
Clocip 1% Cream
Clocip V 1% Cream
Mazoderm 1% Cream
Statum 1% Cream
Zocon C 1% Cream
Drug Interaction of Candid Cream
Cream may interact with the following drugs
Cream should be administered with caution in patients suffering from immune disorders
Do not use clotrimazole topical for vaginal infections if you are menstruating
Avoid vaginal intercourse during treatment of vaginal infections
Wash your hands before and after applying cream
Applying an excessive amount may result in pilling
It should not give to patients who never had a vaginal yeast infection diagnosed by a doctor
Prohibition / Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to Candid cream is a contraindication
Frequently Asked Questions
Is Candid safe to consume or apply when pregnant?
Please consult with your doctor
Is cream safe while breastfeeding?
Please discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.
Can this cream be used for candidiasis and fungal infections of penis?
Yes, candidiasis and fungal infections of penis can be treated with this cream. Please do not use cream for candidiasis and fungal infections of penis without consulting first with your doctor.
Is clotrimazole a steroid?
Clotrimazole is an imidazole antifungal medication and not a steroid.