Canesten Thrush Duo – Oral Capsule & External Cream
- Active Ingredient: Fluconazole & Clotrimazole
- Relieves Thrush
- Buy With Confidence From UK Registered Pharmacy
Canesten Thrush Duo Oral Capsule & External Cream is a very convenient, easy way to both calm the itch and clear the infection. The on-the-go single-dose oral capsule which contains fluconazole works from within to clear the thrush infection, while the double strength thrush cream* containing clotrimazole effectively calms the itch.
What is Canesten Thrush Duo and what is it used for?
Canesten Thrush Duo is a complete and convenient treatment for vaginal or penile thrush. Only use this product if you have been previously diagnosed by your doctor as having thrush.
The active substances in the capsule and cream are fluconazole and clotrimazole, respectively. Fluconazole and clotrimazole belong to a group of medicines called azoles and are antifungal agents which fight the cause of infections such as thrush.
Canesten Thrush Duo Oral Capsule & External Cream is a very convenient, easy way to both calm the itch and clear the infection. The on-the-go single-dose oral capsule which contains fluconazole works from within to clear the thrush infection, while the double strength thrush cream* containing clotrimazole effectively calms the itch. The cream should be used 2 or 3 times a day until the symptoms disappear. Canesten Thrush Duo Oral Capsule & External Cream can also effectively help your partner if he is suffering from thrush.
Like all medicines, Canesten Thrush Duo can cause side eects,
although not everybody gets them.
As with all medicines, some people may be allergic to the capsule
or the cream. If you are allergic, a reaction will occur soon after you
have taken or used the medicine. If you experience an allergic
reaction or the redness, burning, pain, itching or swelling get worse,
stop using this product 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 your lips, face, throat or tongue. • Weakness, feeling dizzy or faint. • Nausea.
If you experience any of the following, please contact your doctor or pharmacist immediately – you may need urgent medical
attention: • Severe condition with blistering and peeling of the skin,
mouth, eyes or genitals.
• Liver disorders with symptoms such as yellowing of the skin or
eyes, dark urine or pale stools.
• Seizures • Change in heart rhythm or rate.
Additionally, if any of the following side eects gets serious, or if
you notice any side eects not listed in this leaflet, please tell your
doctor or pharmacist.
Common side eects (may aect up to 1 in 10 people) are: • headache • stomach discomfort, diarrhoea, feeling sick, vomiting • increases in blood tests of liver function • rash
Uncommon side eects (may aect up to 1 in 100 people) are: • reduction in red blood cells which can make skin pale and
cause weakness or breathlessness
• decreased appetite • inability to sleep, feeling drowsy • fit, dizziness, sensation of spinning, tingling, pricking or
numbness, changes in sense of taste
• constipation, indigestion, wind, dry mouth • muscle pain • wheals, blistering (hives), itching, increased sweating • fatigue, general feeling of being unwell, fever
Rare side eects (may aect up to 1 in 1,000 people) are: • lower than normal white blood cells that help defend against
infections and red blood cells that help to stop bleeding,
respectively causing recurrent infections like cold and flu and
increased bleeding/blood thinning (if you cut yourself)
• red or purple discoloration of the skin which may be caused by
low platelet count, other blood cell changes
• blood chemistry changes (high blood levels of cholesterol, fats) • low blood potassium • shaking • hair loss
Frequency not known, but may occur (cannot be estimated from
the available data): • hypersensitivity reaction with skin rash, fever, swollen glands,
increase in a type of white blood cell (eosinophilia) and
inflammation of internal organs (liver, lungs, heart, kidneys and
large intestine) (Drug Reaction or rash with Eosinophilia and
Systemic Symptoms (DRESS)).
After you apply the cream you might experience: • Itching, rash, blisters, burning, discomfort, swelling, redness,
irritation or peeling of skin.