Pessary contains 500mg Clotrimazole. Each gram of cream contains 10mg Clotrimazole (1%w/w).
Pessary contains lactose. Cream contains Benzyl alcohol 1%w/w as a preservative.
Canesten Once Pessary and Cream provides a convenient one dose vaginal thrush therapy plus cream for the soothing relief of external irritation. Vaginal thrush (vaginal candidiasis) is a common infection caused by yeast-like fungi. Main symptoms of the condition include itching, burning and discharge.
Insert the pessary gently and deeply into the vagina at bedtime using the applicator provided. use the cream to relieve the symptoms of external vuluovaginal itching, gently apply Canesten anti-fungal cream onto the irritated area 2-3 times daily. Partner treatment: apply 2-3 times daily to the genital region.
Warnings and Cautions
- Keep out of reach of children.
- Consult a doctor if symptoms do not start to clear within 4 days after commencement of treatment.
- Consult your doctor if you have not had thrush before.
- Do not use if you are pregnant, or think you might be.
- Do not take by mouth.
Your pharmacist's advice is required for this product.
Please answer the pharmacist questions as directed during the checkout procedure.
Have you used this product before? If so, was it effective, or was there any problems with its use?
What is the condition to be treated?
Symptoms - what are they, how severe are they, how long have the symptoms been present, have you had these symptoms before?
Have you taken any other action, or any other products/supplements/medicines to treat the condition?
Do you have any other health conditions, current or previous?
Are you allergic to any medicines or chemicals?
Are you pregnant or breastfeeding?
Canesten Once Pessary and Cream is a pharmacist only medicine. Distributed in New Zealand by Bayer New Zealand, Auckland, NZ.