Canesten Combi is a complete treatment for vaginal thrush because it treats both the internal cause and external symptoms. Canesten Combi contains a cream for external application to soothe itching and a single 500mg pessary which is inserted into the vagina to treat the infection internally. The active substance in Canesten Combi is clotrimazole. Clotrimazole belongs to a group of medicines anti-fungals and kills the fungus causing the infection.
- Type of Product
lactose microcrystalline cellulose, lactic acid, maize starch povidone, calcium lactate, magnesium stearate, silicon dioxide and poly (o-hydroxypropyl-o-methyl) cellulose.
The Cream: To treat the itching and soreness of the vulva (vulvitis), the cream should be thinly and evenly applied to the area around the entrance of the vagina, 2 to 3 times daily. The Pessary: The applicator should be used to insert the pessary as high as possible into the vagina, preferably before going to sleep at night for convenient and comfortable treatment.