Canesten Clotrimazole 500mg Pessary is a single dose application used in the treatment of thrush. The pessary is use internally to fight the infection at the site of infection.
You Must Be Aged Over 18 Years to Purchase This Product.
Who can use?
Canesten Clotrimazole 500mg Pessary can be used by adults and children 12 years and over.
The applicator should be used to insert the pessary as high as possible into the vagina, preferably before going to sleep at night, for 3 consecutive nights, for convenient and comfortable treatment.
Wash your hands before removing the foil from the blister pack and again afterwards when you have used the applicator.
1. Remove the applicator from the packaging. Pull out the plunger A until it stops. Remove the pessary from the foil blister pack and place firmly into the applicator B.
2. To fit the pessary into the applicator, the holder of the applicator needs to be squeezed lightly at both sides. The pessary fits tightly into the applicator and needs to be squeezed into the holder to about 1cm.
3. Carefully put the applicator as deep as is comfortable into the vagina (this is easiest when lying on your back with your knees bent up). Holding the applicator in place, slowly press the plunger until it stops so that the pessary is deposited into the vagina.
If you are pregnant or breast-feeding
If you are pregnant or breast-feeding speak to your doctor before purchasing or using this product.
KEEP ALL MEDICINES OUT OF THE EACH OF CHILDREN.
READ THE PATIENT LEAFLET BEFORE TAKING THIS MEDICATION.
The pessary contains Clotimazole 500 mg. It also contains calcium lactate pentahydrate, maize starch, crospovidone, colloidal anhydrous silica, lactic acid, lactose monohydrate, magnesium stearate, hypromellose and microcrystalline cellulose.