Canesten Oral Fluconazole Capsule provides one-time treatment for thrush symptoms in men and women. The capsule is an effective single dose treatment for vaginal thrush or penile thrush.
Thrush is caused when there is disruption in the balance between bacteria and yeasts which naturally live within the vagina.
This can be caused by a variety of factors like:
Canesten Oral Fluconazole Capsule can be used to prevent the growth of fungus and reduce itchy, burning sensations. To prevent thrush from recurring:
How to use Canesten Oral Fluconazole Capsule:
Caution before using Canesten Oral Fluconazole Capsule:
If symptoms persist for more than 7 days, see your doctor. Do not use if you are pregnant, trying for a baby or breast feeding. Consult your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking any medicine other than the contraceptive pill and if you are aged under 16 or over 60.
Possible Side Effects of Canesten Oral Fluconazole Capsule: Like all medicines, Canesten Oral Capsule can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them.
As with all medicines, some people may be allergic to the capsule. If you are allergic, a reaction will occur soon after you have taken it. If you experience an allergic reaction, 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:
The most common side effects include:
Each Canesten Oral Capsule contains:
The active ingredient Fluconazole 150 mg. Each capsule also contains: lactose monohydrate & sodium lauryl sulfate.