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Canesten solution information, uses and side effcts.

What is canesten solution?

Canesten solution is a clotrimazole 1% w/v solution used in treating fungal infections caused by dermatophytes, yeasts, molds, outer ear, and middle ear fungal infections.

How do I use Canesten solution?

A few drops should be applied to the infected area 2 to 3 times daily and gently rubbed in. Treatment should continue for at least 3 days to prevent reinfection.

What are the side effects of Canesten solution?

Some possible side effects of Canesten solution include:

•        Stinging

•        Rash

•        Burning sensation

•        Itching

•        Redness

•        Peeling

•        Blistering

This medication is not absorbed into the blood serum through the skin and is not expected to interfere with any other medicines, however, it’s best to give at least 30 minutes between application and using any other cosmetic creams.

Where can I buy Canesten solution in Nigeria?

Canesten solution is available for purchase on Nigeria’s largest online pharmacy You can simply click here to view this product.

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