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Candid cream 1% 20gr

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Candid user manualTo buy Candid cream just add it to your cartCompositionCandid cream contains active ingredient clotrimazole, as well as auxiliary components: white vaseline, propylene glycol, emulsion cetomacrogol wax, liquid pa..

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Candid user manual

To buy Candid cream just add it to your cart


Candid cream contains active ingredient clotrimazole, as well as auxiliary components: white vaseline, propylene glycol, emulsion cetomacrogol wax, liquid paraffin, butylhydroxytoluene, propylparahydroxybenzoate, methyl hydroxybenzoate, benzyl alcohol, sodium hydrophosphate, sodium dihydrogen phosphate dihydrate, purified water.
Candid solution in the composition contains an active component of clotrimazole, as well as glycerol and propylene glycol as additional components.
Vaginal tablets contain clotrimazole as an active ingredient, as well as additional ingredients: purified talc, starch, magnesium stearate, lactose, silicon dioxide, propylparaben, methyl parahydroxybenzoate, sodium carboxymethyl starch.

Form release

The medicine has several forms of release. Is currently gel Candid 2% cream to apply topically 1% powder for application topically 1% solution to apply topically 1%, and vaginal tablets (suppositories) Candid.
The cream is a homogeneous substance of white color, contained in an aluminum tube of 20 g.
Solution for topical application, transparent, colorless, has a viscous consistency. The bottle contains 15 grams of funds.
Powder for external use (powder) contained in a bottle of plastic for 30 g.

Pharmacological action

The drug produces a local antibacterial and antifungal effect, also has protivoprotozoynoe and trichomonacidal effect. There is a wide range of antifungal effect.
Antimicrobial effect of clotrimazole (the active ingredient of the drug is a derivative of imidazole) occurs due to disruption of the synthesis of ergosterol, which is part of the membrane of the fungus cells. As a result, the permeability of the membrane changes and the subsequent lysis of the cell occurs.
The interaction of fungicide concentrations with mitochondrial and peroxidase enzymes is noted, and as a result, the concentration of hydrogen peroxide increases to the level of toxicity. As a result, the cells of fungi are destroyed.
Marked fungistatic and fungicidal activity against dermatomitsety (Trichophyton rubrum, Trichophyton mentagrophytes, Epidermophyton floccosum, Microsporum canis), molds and yeasts (fungi Candid spp., Torulopsis glabrata, Pityrosporum orbiculare, the genus Rhodotorula).
Clotrimazole also demonstrates activity against the causative agent of multi-colored lichen.
The tool is effective against gram-positive bacteria and a number of gram-negative bacteria. Subject to the application of high concentrations of active agent in relation to Trichomonas vaginalis.

Pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics

Through the skin and mucous membranes clotrimazole absorbed poorly, so when using the drug externally systemic effects are not observed. When applied externally in the epidermis, there is a higher concentration of clotrimazole than in subcutaneous tissue and in the dermis.
With the introduction of intravaginal absorption of clotrimazole is equal to 3% to 10% of the dose, which is administered. During 2 to 3 days there are small concentrations of the active substance in the blood and a high level of concentration – in vaginal secretion.
The metabolism of clotrimazole in the liver is noted.

Indications for use

The drug "Candid" is used if the patient has the following diseases or symptoms:
pityriasis versicolor, pityriasis versicolor;
mycosis of the feet and folds of the skin;
surface candidiasis, which cause yeast, mold and other fungi, dermatophytes, as well as a number of other pathogens that demonstrate sensitivity to clotrimazole;
mycoses in which there is a complication of secondary pyoderma;
candidiasis vulvitis;
candidiasis balance sheet;
candidiasis of the skin;
candidiasis paronychia;
candidiasis of the anus and external genitals;
fungal diaper dermatitis.
A solution of Candid for oral use with stomatitis candidal origin.
Vaginal tablets are used to treat genital infections, as well as genital superinfections caused by microorganisms sensitive to clotrimazole.
Candid is also used for the purpose of rehabilitation of the birth canal during preparation for childbirth.


Gel, cream, Candid drops and other forms of the drug are not used with hypersensitivity to clotrimazole or to other components of this drug. Do not appoint during menstruation, in the first trimester of pregnancy, carefully used to treat women during breastfeeding.

Side effect

The manifestation of the following side effects may develop with the use of this tool:
urticaria, itching, burning sensation and tingling where the cream was applied;
erythema, swelling,blisters, peeling and irritation of the skin.
If there are similar manifestations, it is necessary to cancel the ointment Candid and Candid B.
When you apply Candid vaginally rarely noted the development of the local irritation, which usually disappears on its own with further treatment. Also, with intravaginal application of the tool, the development of such negative effects is possible:
itching, burning;
vaginal discharge and swelling of the mucous membrane;
frequent urination and intercurrent cystitis;
pain during sexual intercourse;
burning sensation in the genitals of men.
Instructions for use Candid (Method and dosage)

Cream Candid, instructions for use

Apply ointment externally. Before applying the product you need to clean and dry those areas of the skin that have been affected. To clean the soap is used with a neutral pH. Cream applied in a thin layer and gently rubbed into the skin, making it two to three times a day. The treatment lasts as long as the physician prescribes. Its duration depends on the location and severity of the disease, as well as on the effectiveness of treatment.
In the treatment of dermatomycosis course of use is not less than 4 weeks, in the treatment of cutaneous lichen to apply the cream should be from 1 to 3 weeks. People who suffer from fungal diseases of the skin of the legs, the cream should be applied regularly for at least two weeks after the symptoms of the disease disappeared.
How to use the gel also depends on the severity and characteristics of the disease. As a rule, the remedy is rubbed into the affected area 2-3 times a day. The use of gel is advisable to apply for another 3-4 weeks in order to completely eliminate possible relapses.

The solution of Candid, instructions for use

The remedy in the form of a solution is prescribed for large lesions of the skin, as well as lesions of the scalp. If the patient is prescribed candid drops, the instructions for use should be carefully followed. With the defeat of the oral cavity with a cotton swab solution is applied to 10-20 drops, doing it 3-4 times a day. It is important to carefully treat all affected areas. Use the tool should be as long as will not disappear clinical symptoms.

Instructions for powder

Candid powder is used externally, it must be applied to the skin areas that have been affected, 3-4 times a day. It is important to apply the product regularly. The duration of therapy depends on the severity of the disease, as well as on the localization of the disease. To fully cure the disease, sometimes treatment continues after the disappearance of symptoms expressed. The duration of treatment is usually 4 weeks. Patients with cutaneous lichen are recommended to use the drug for 1-3 weeks, patients suffering from erythrasma are shown to be treated for 2-4 weeks.
The tool in the form of vaginal tablets is administered intravaginally, this should be done in a lying position, bending the legs. It is necessary to use the pill once a day, before bedtime. In order to sanitize the birth canal, one tablet (500 mg of the drug) is administered.


When applying the cream in high doses, there is no manifestation of reactions, as well as life-threatening conditions.
If the drug was taken orally, the patient may develop nausea, vomiting, gastralgia, anorexia, pollakiuria, allergic manifestations. Development of hallucinations, drowsiness is rarely noted. There is no specific antidote, when administered Ls Candid prescribe intake of activated charcoal, also practiced symptomatic therapy.


The effect of clotrimazole is reduced while the use of nystatin, Amphotericin B, Natamycin, making candid ointment and other forms of the drug should not be used in the treatment of the listed drugs.
In General, when using the cream simultaneously with other drugs, the negative effects of other drugs are unknown, since there is a low resorption capacity of clotrimazole.

Terms of sale

You can buy Candid without a doctor's prescription.

Storage conditions

It is necessary to protect all forms of Candid from children, store at a temperature of 2 to 25 °C.

Shelf life

Keep the cream Candid you can 4 years a solution of Candid can be stored for 3 years.

Special instruction

Do not apply to the skin in the eye area.
When using the drug should periodically monitor the liver of a patient who suffers from liver failure.
If the signs of high sensitivity appear during use, the drug treatment should be discontinued.
If the application of the means for 4 weeks the effect of treatment is absent, it is necessary to confirm the diagnosis by visiting a specialist.
On the ability to drive vehicles and operate with precise mechanisms of the application of the means does not affect.
Do not apply for external use on those areas of the skin where there are violations of integrity.
To prevent the development of urogenital reinfection, it is important to treat both partners simultaneously.
In case of vaginal and labial lesions, candid cream and vaginal tablets should be used simultaneously.

For children

Candid as a solution is used from stomatitis in children, it should be used in accordance with the instructions and on the recommendation of the doctor. The tool is also used in the treatment of a number of fungal diseases, in particular used to treat babies from thrush. The Candid from yeast infection in infants and children is used strictly on prescription.

Candid for newborns

Candid solution for newborns is used for the treatment of candidiasis in infants. It is necessary to carry out procedures for thrush in infants after feeding. For carrying out such procedure on a cotton stick or a tampon put some drops of a solution (3-4 drops) then carefully grease those sites in an oral cavity which were struck. This procedure should be carried out three times a day. After 2-3 days have to report clear signs of improvement.

Pregnancy and lactation

No data established clinically, that the use of medications Candid topically during pregnancy and during breast feeding has a negative impact on the health of the woman or unborn child. But it is important that the decision on the use of funds during the second and third trimesters of pregnancy, as well as during lactation applied doctor.
Do not apply the product on the mammary glands during lactation.

Reviews of Candid

In networks meet, mostly, positive reviews about cream Candid. Users note that the ointment can very effectively overcome the problems associated with the development of fungal diseases. Candid solution is often used by parents for the treatment of children, noting that the drops are easy to use and at the same time almost from the first application reduces the negative manifestations of diseases. Adult patients also write that with the help of cream or gel they managed to completely cure fungal diseases and get rid of unpleasant manifestations. Thus, the cream, the Candid does not operate less efficiently than any other candle or other forms of medication.

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