Canesten Nappy Rash Cream 20g

£2.62

  • Relieves Fungal Skin Infections
  • Active Ingredient: Clotrimazole
  • Treats Fungal Nappy Rash
  • Buy With Confidence From UK Registered Pharmacy
  • Includes Free Prescription

Canesten Cream contains the active ingredient: clotrimazole, an anti-fungal agent which fights the cause of fungal skin infections, destroying the fungus or yeast. Apply a small amount of Canesten Cream to the infected area and symptoms should improve.

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Canesten Nappy Rash Cream

Canesten Nappy Rash Cream aims to help relieve and treat the symptoms that are caused by nappy rash. All babies can develop nappy rash, with up to a third of babies in nappies developing it at any one time.

The cause of nappy rash in babies can vary widely from their skin being in contact with wee or poo for a long time or have recently been taking antibiotics. Other causes include:

  • Nappy rubbing against your baby’s skin
  • Not changing the nappy enough or cleaning the area regularly
  • Bubble baths, detergent and soap
  • Alcohol-based baby wipes

Canesten nappy rash cream should be used when your baby feels uncomfortable or distressed. The majority of nappy rash cases should be mild and don’t feel sore.

Nappy Rash Overview – NHS Website

Canesten Fungal Nappy Rash Cream

The best way to reduce the chances of your baby getting nappy rash and having to use Canesten Fungal Nappy Rash Cream is to follow the advice listed below.

  • Wet or dirty nappies should be changes as soon as possible.
  • Use water, fragrance-free and alcohol-free baby wipes. Clean the entire nappy area thoroughly, front to back.
  • Bath your baby daily but avoid bathing them more than twice a day as that may lead to dry skin.
  • Avoid rigorous rubbing when drying after washing them.
  • Do not use soap, bubble bath, or lotions.
  • Avoid using talcum powder as it could contain ingredients that irritate your baby’s skin.

If the above guidance is followed, nappy rash can clear up within three days. If the rash continues to persist or is causing your baby discomfort your doctor may recommend a cream such as Canesten Fungal Nappy Rash Cream.

Canesten Nappy Rash Cream Boots

Whilst Canesten Nappy Rash Cream is available from other commercial stores like Canesten Nappy Rash Cream Boots, Lloyds Pharmacy, Canesten Nappy Rash Cream Tesco, most of those will require you to bring in your prescription before you can order the medicine.

My Pharmacy offers a free online consultation as well as free shipping on orders over £40 with next delivery options also available. From My Pharmacy you can purchase your prescription treatments online without ever having to leave your home, making it much easier for people to get the vital treatments they need safely and promptly.

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As an independent pharmacy, My Pharmacy is able to get the best prices for both generic and brand name treatments. When compared to other retailers such as Lloyds Pharmacy, Canesten Nappy Rash Cream Tesco, Canesten Nappy Rash Cream Boots, My Pharmacy can be as much as 50% cheaper to buy the same products.

Canesten 2 Cream For Nappy Rash

The active substances in Canesten 2 Cream For Nappy Rash are Clotrimazole and Hydrocortisone Acetate.

Clotrimazole is a medicine that belongs to a group called imidazole’s, which helps destroy fungi and bacteria that causes infections. It can take up to seven days for fungal infections to improve when using Clotrimazole.

Hydrocortisone acetate is a mild steroid which helps reduce swelling, redness and itching associated with inflammation of the skin. Along with Clotrimazole, Hydrocortisone is also used to treat a variety of skin conditions such as eczema, dermatitis, allergies and rashes.

If you have any questions about the main active substances in Canesten 2 Cream For Nappy Rash, speak with your doctor or pharmacist.

Canesten Cream For Baby Nappy Rash

What Canesten Cream For Baby Nappy Rash contains:

The active substances are clotrimazole and hydrocortisone acetate. Each gram of cream contains 10mg clotrimazole and 11.2mg hydrocortisone acetate (equivalent to 10mg hydrocortisone).

The other Canesten Cream For Baby Nappy Rash ingredients are benzyl alcohol, cetostearyl alcohol, triceteareth-4-phosphate, medium chain triglycerides, purified water, sodium hydroxide and hydrochloric acid.

If you or your baby are allergic to any of the above ingredients do not use this medication.

Canesten Cream For Fungal Nappy Rash

Like with all medicine, Canesten Cream For Fungal Nappy Rash Side Effects can occur but these aren’t experienced by everyone. If you experience any of these Canesten Cream For Fungal Nappy Rash side effects, especially if any of them are getting progressively worse, immediately stop and speak to your doctor as soon as possible.

Below is a list of Canesten Cream For Fungal Nappy Rash Side Effects experienced more, or less when people have used Canesten Cream. For a full list, please refer to the patient information leaflet.

 Signs of an allergic reaction:

  • Rash
  • Swallowing or breathing problems
  • Swelling of the lips, face, throat or tongue
  • Nausea

After applying the cream you may experience the following:

  • Itching, rash, blisters, burning, discomfort, swelling, irritation, redness or peeling of skin, blurred vision.

If you use the cream for more than two weeks you may experience:

  • Broken veins
  • Excessive hair growth
  • Stretch marks
  • Thinning or whitening of the skin
  • Secondary infections
  • An acne-like rash

Can I Use Canesten 2 Cream For Nappy Rash

A common question we are asked is “Can I Use Canesten 2 Cream For Nappy Rash?”

No, if your baby is suffering from a candida nappy rash, the infection will need to be treated with an anti-fungal treatment that has a lower strength. Canesten Clotrimazole 1% has been used to treat candida nappy rash for over 25 years.

If the area of infection is inflamed, your doctor may recommend using a combined treatment of an anti-inflammatory and anti-fungal cream.

Seek further medical advice about “Can I Use Canesten 2 Cream For Nappy Rash?” from your doctor or pharmacist.

Canesten 1 Cream Nappy Rash

To further protect your baby from having to use Canesten 1 Cream Nappy Rash and future fungal infections, the use of a barrier cream is recommended. Available to purchase at My Pharmacy, the barrier ointment called Bepanthen Ointment will for a layer to protect your baby’s skin from moisture. A thin layer is applied before putting on a new nappy.

If a rash does start to form and begin to spread and increase in size, Canesten 1 Cream Nappy Rash can be used two to three times a day. This should be continuously used for seven to ten days AFTER the rash has disappeared.

If you are prescribed Canesten 1 Cream Nappy Rash, it should be used without a barrier cream/ointment. This will allow the anti-fungal cream to clear up the infection first, you can then begin using a barrier cream to prevent future infections once the initial infection has cleared.

Side Effects

Possible side-effects

Like all medicines, this medicine can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them.As with all medicines, some people may be allergic to the cream. If you or your baby are allergic, a reaction will occur soon after you start using it. If you or your baby experience an allergic reaction, stop using clotrimazole and tell your doctor straight away or contact the Accident and Emergency Department of your nearest hospital. Signs of an allergic reaction may include:
 Rash
 Swallowing or breathing problems
 Swelling of the lips, face, throat or tongue
 Weakness, feeling dizzy or faint
 Nausea

After you apply the cream you might experience:
 Itching, rash, blisters, burning, discomfort, swelling, irritation, redness or peeling of skin. This may mean that you are allergic to the cream.

Reporting of side effects:

If you or your baby gets any side effects, talk to your doctor, pharmacist or nurse. This includes any possible side effects not listed in this leaflet. You can also report side effects directly via the Yellow
Card Scheme at: www.mhra.gov.uk/yellowcard. By reporting side effects you can help provide more information on the safety of this medicine.

Precautions

Do not use Clotrimazole:

 if you (or your baby if treating nappy rash) are allergic to clotrimazole or any of the other ingredients of this medicine.

Talk to your doctor or pharmacist before using Clotrimazole if you have used a cream containing clotrimazole or a similar medicine before and suffered an allergic or unpleasant skin reaction. This may have been a skin rash or itching in the area the cream was applied.

Other medicines and Clotrimazole:

Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines, including medicines obtained without a prescription.
Clotrimazole is not known to interact with any other medicines.

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