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What is this medicine for?
An antifungal cream for the treatment of fungal skin infections including ringworm, fungal nappy rash, infections of the armpit, groin, toes and skin folds and thrush of the vulva or penis.
Adults and children.
You must be at least 16 years old to purchase this product.
How to use
Please read the enclosed leaflet carefully before use.
Read all of the carton for full instructions.
How to use this medicine:
Check the tube seal is not broken before first use. If it is, do not use the cream.
Pierce tube seal with end of cap.
Adults and children:
Apply to the affected area two or three times a day. Use the cream for at least 2 weeks. In some cases it may be necessary to continue to use the cream for more than 4 weeks.
If you are using the cream for a foot infection, make sure your feet, especially between the toes, are washed and thoroughly dried before applying the cream.
Apply to the skin only.
Hazards and Cautions
Do not use more than the amount recommended above.
If symptoms do not go away talk to your doctor.
If anyone accidentally swallows some, talk to a doctor straight away.
Before you use this medicine
Do not use:
- If you are allergic to any of the ingredients
- If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, unless your doctor or midwife tells you to
The ingredients in the cream may affect the latex used in contraceptives such as condoms and diaphragms. This may reduce the effectiveness of the contraceptives. You should therefore use other methods of contraception for at least 5 days after using this medicine in the genital area. You may, for example, use a spermicide gel in addition to the condom or diaphragm. If you need more advice about this speak to your pharmacist.
Cetyl alcohol and stearyl alcohol in this medicine may cause skin reactions (e.g. contact dermatitis).
Possible side effects:
Most people will not have problems, but some may get some.
If you get these side effects, stop using the cream and see a doctor at once:
- Difficulty breathing, feeling dizzy, fainting, red raised itchy skin rash (severe allergic reactions)
- Irritation, discomfort, pain or a burning or stining sensation
- Other allergic skin reactions such as itchy rash, swelling, peeling or flaking of the skin, blisters
These other effects are less serious. If they bother you talk to a pharmacist:
- Rarely burning or irritation immediatly after using the cream
Keep all medicines out of the sight and reach of children.
Use by the date on the end flap of the carton.
- This is a medicine; Consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have an underlying medical condition, are taking any other medication or complementary therapy, or if symptoms persist.
- Seek advice before using if you are breast feeding, pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or suffer from allergies.
- Keep all medicines out of the reach of children.
Active ingredient: This topical cream contains Clotrimazole 1% w/w.
Also contains: Also contains: purified water, 2-octyldodecanol, stearyl alcohol, cetyl alcohol, cetyl palmitate, sorbitan stearate, polysorbate 60, benzyl alcohol.