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Candid-B Cream

GLENMARK PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
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107
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Candid-B Cream

GLENMARK PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
*Estimated Price
107
Add to Cart

About Candid-B Cream

Candid-B Cream is used to treat fungal infections & allergic reaction. It has Beclometasone Topical which is a potent steroid that helps in reducing skin inflammation, redness, swelling and skin disorders. It also has Clotrimazole which helps in reducing fungal infections.

Uses Benefits and uses of Candid-B Cream

Candid-B Cream is generally used to treat allergic reactions and fungal infection but there are several other uses where it could be taken:-
  1. Fungal infection
  2. Allergic Reaction
  3. Eczema
  4. Candidiasis
  5. Fungal infection of penis, vagina etc.
  6. Ringworm
  7. jock itch
  8. Skin Inflammation
  9. Redness & swelling
This is a non-exhaustive list and there might be other uses & benefits of the Candid B Cream as well. Please do not take this cream because someone has taken it with similar symptoms. Please consult a physician or a specialist before using the cream.

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Side Effects List of side-effects of Candid-B Cream

Apart from the uses of Candid-B Cream, there could be certain side-effects associated with the drug. Please refer to the list below:-
  1. Nausea
  2. Skin Rashes
  3. Skin Thinning
  4. Skin peeling or blisters
  5. Dermatitis (due to Clotrimazole)
While some symptoms could be common, there are a few rare symptoms. If you feel any symptom (whether or not it is mentioned in the above list), please talk to a skin doctor instantly. Also, consult a dermatologist if you have rashes. The above list may not be exhaustive and please report if you have any other symptoms. These symptoms become more prominent when one is prone to a longer use.

Composition and Dosage Dosage and Composition of Candid-B Cream

Candid-B Cream is made from the following components:-
  • Clotrimazole Topical (1% w/w) - It kills candida or fungal cells by destroying the cell walls and eventually treating fungal infections.
  • Beclometasone Topical (0.025% w/w) - It is a potent topical corticosteroid that helps in treating skin inflammation, redness, eczema, dermatitis, itching and other allergic reactions.
Candid-B Cream should be used in prescribed quantity by the doctor. You can buy Candid B Cream from a local pharmacy & there are many generic variants available as well. The drug is considered inexpensive by popular opinion. It comes in form of cream and it can be used by referring to the prescription. Please check the expiry of the package. It is manufactured by Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd.

How to use Candid B Cream? - It is for external application only. Clean and dry the affected place before applying the cream. Wash your hands thoroughly after applying the cream.

Expert Advice Expert advice on Candid-B Cream

  • How does it work? Beclometasone is a potent steroid that helps in reducing inflammation. Clotrimazole works to kill individual candida or fungal cells by altering the permeability of fungus cell wall. It binds to phospholipids and inhibits ergosterols required for cell wall production
  • Do not use this cream on the advice of a friend or family. Similarly, do not give this cream to someone you feel has the same symptoms
  • Always check for expiry on the package or with the pharmacist before buying the cream
  • Store Candid-B Cream at room temperature & avoid direct exposure to heat & sunlight
  • Candid-B Cream  is not the cure to a problem but only provides temporary relief from certain symptoms
  • As Candid-B Skin Cream contains steroid, there might be some side effects such as acne, hair growth, appetite changes etc. when subjected to a longer use
  • Using large amount of cream might also cause hormonal changes
  • Especially for women, do not use this cream for vaginal infection (fungal) if you are going through periods
  • Candid B Cream has several uses & side effects, users are advised to reach the article thoroughly to avoid jumping to conclusions

Precautions Precautions and drug interaction of Candid-B Cream

Before using Candid-B Cream, please consult a skin doctor especially if you have any of the following contraindications & conditions:-
  • Allergic to Candid B Cream or any of its components
  • Hypersensitivity
  • Irregular vaginal bleeding
  • Sexually Transmitted Disease (STDs)
Candid B Cream Drug Interactions
  • Nystatin
  • Flucytosine
This is a non-exhaustive list of drug interactions and conditions that might interfere with Candid-B Cream. Before taking this drug, inform your dermatologist about all your present medications.
Keep the following precautions in mind as well:-
  • Avoid excess exposure to sunlight
  • Avoid any contact with eyes
  • Avoid sexual intercourse if you have used the Candid B cream on genitals
  • Avoid tight-fitting clothes during vaginal or penis infections
  • Do not wash the affected area immediately after applying this Candid B cream
  • Do not cover the area where you have applied the cream
  • Avoid contact with eyes or mouth
  • Do not use this cream on face for more than 5 days
  • Using large amount of cream might affect the hormones
  • Please do not use Candid-B Cream for infections which are not caused by yeast/fungus. The treatment for bacterial infection will be different than that of fungal infection
  • Using excessive amount of Candid-B cream might cause pilling

FAQs Commonly asked question on Candid-B Cream

1. I missed a dose of Candid B Cream, what should I do?
If you have missed a dose by chance, try to use it as soon as possible when you notice. However, if the time is closer to your next dosage, simply skip the cream. In such cases, try not to take a double dosage. 

2. I overdosed on the prescribed quantity of Candid B Cream, what should I do?
If you feel that you might have used more than the prescribed quantity of Candid B Cream, please talk to a physician immediately. Using more than prescribed quantity might cause serious side-effects. 

3. Can Candid-B Cream be used along with alcohol?
There is no data. Please consult a doctor before using the cream.

4. Can Candid-B Cream be used during Pregnancy or Breastfeeding?
You must consult a gynecologist for more details before using the cream. Pregnant women can weigh the pros & cons of the drug with the help of a doctor before it is used.

5. Can I drive while using Candid-B Cream?
YesCandid-B Cream does not make you feel drowsy or cause blurred vision. It is considered unsafe to drive when you feel such symptoms.

6. Is using Candid-B Cream addictive?
No. Addictive medicines are usually classified as schedule H or X in India and schedule 2-5 in US. Please read the package information carefully.

7. I took an expired dose of the cream. What should I do?
Taking an expired dose of Candid-B Cream might not be harmful but please discuss this with your physician about the same to be on a safe side.

8. Is Candid B Cream safe?
Yes. Candid B cream is considered safe when used in the prescribed quantity as per doctors instruction.

9. Can I use Candid-B Cream to treat acne?
No. Candid-B Cream is effective in treating fungal infections but it might now be helpful in treating acne on the face. On the other hand, steroids might cause acne as a side-effect.

10. Can I use Candid-B Cream to treat an infection?
Candid-B Cream is an anti-fungal ointment that can help in treating yeast or fungal infections. It is however not effective in treating infections caused by other microorganisms like bacteria, virus etc.

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Customer Review Patient reviews on Candid-B Cream

Rating - 4.65/5 (364 Reviews)
Candid-B helps with fungal infection very quickly.
It is slightly stronger than betnovate I guess.
Candid b is very powerful in treating yeast infection.
very quick delivery of cream by JustDoc

Buy Candid-B Cream in 100+ cities in India

Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Chennai, Kolkata, Surat, Pune, Jaipur, Lucknow, Kanpur, Nagpur, Visakhapatnam, Indore, Thane, Bhopal, Pimpri-Chinchwad, Patna, Vadodara, Ghaziabad, Ludhiana, Coimbatore, Agra, Madurai, Nashik, Faridabad, Meerut, Rajkot, Kalyan-Dombivali, Vasai-Virar, Varanasi, Srinagar, Aurangabad, Dhanbad, Amritsar, Navi Mumbai, Allahabad, Ranchi, Howrah (city area), Jabalpur, Gwalior, Vijayawada, Jodhpur, Raipur, Kota, Guwahati, Chandigarh, Solapur, Hubballi-Dharwad, Tiruchirappalli, Tiruppur, Moradabad, Mysore, Bareily, Gurgaon, Aligarh, Jalandhar, Bhubaneswar, Salem, Mira-Bhayandar, Warangal, Thiruvananthapuram, Guntur, Bhiwandi, Saharanpur, Gorakhpur, Bikaner, Amravati, Noida, Jamshedpur, Bhilai, Cuttack, Firozabad, Kochi, Nellore, Bhavnagar, Dehradun, Durgapur, Asansol, Nanded, Kolhapur, Ajmer, Akola, Gulbarga, Jamnagar, Ujjain, Loni, Siliguri, Jhansi, Ulhasnagar, Jammu, Secunderabad, Mangalore, Erode, Belgaum, Ambattur, Tirunelveli, Malegaon
Information on this page was last updated on - Thu, Mar 15 2018

Disclaimer
The above information is collected by experts on JustDoc.com for Candid-B Skin Cream. This information is accurate, complete & up-to-date to the best of knowledge & understanding of a medical professional. Please do not use this information as a substitute for professional medical advice or treatment. JustDoc doesn't guarantee the accuracy & exhaustiveness of the above-mentioned information about Candid-B Skin Cream. Users are recommended to visit a physician or consult a doctor on justdoc.com for a professional opinion about your condition.

About Candid-B Cream

Candid-B Cream is used to treat fungal infections & allergic reaction. It has Beclometasone Topical which is a potent steroid that helps in reducing skin inflammation, redness, swelling and skin disorders. It also has Clotrimazole which helps in reducing fungal infections.

Uses Benefits and uses of Candid-B Cream

Candid-B Cream is generally used to treat allergic reactions and fungal infection but there are several other uses where it could be taken:-
  1. Fungal infection
  2. Allergic Reaction
  3. Eczema
  4. Candidiasis
  5. Fungal infection of penis, vagina etc.
  6. Ringworm
  7. jock itch
  8. Skin Inflammation
  9. Redness & swelling
This is a non-exhaustive list and there might be other uses & benefits of the Candid B Cream as well. Please do not take this cream because someone has taken it with similar symptoms. Please consult a physician or a specialist before using the cream.

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Side Effects List of side-effects of Candid-B Cream

Apart from the uses of Candid-B Cream, there could be certain side-effects associated with the drug. Please refer to the list below:-
  1. Nausea
  2. Skin Rashes
  3. Skin Thinning
  4. Skin peeling or blisters
  5. Dermatitis (due to Clotrimazole)
While some symptoms could be common, there are a few rare symptoms. If you feel any symptom (whether or not it is mentioned in the above list), please talk to a skin doctor instantly. Also, consult a dermatologist if you have rashes. The above list may not be exhaustive and please report if you have any other symptoms. These symptoms become more prominent when one is prone to a longer use.

Composition and Dosage Dosage and Composition of Candid-B Cream

Candid-B Cream is made from the following components:-
  • Clotrimazole Topical (1% w/w) - It kills candida or fungal cells by destroying the cell walls and eventually treating fungal infections.
  • Beclometasone Topical (0.025% w/w) - It is a potent topical corticosteroid that helps in treating skin inflammation, redness, eczema, dermatitis, itching and other allergic reactions.
Candid-B Cream should be used in prescribed quantity by the doctor. You can buy Candid B Cream from a local pharmacy & there are many generic variants available as well. The drug is considered inexpensive by popular opinion. It comes in form of cream and it can be used by referring to the prescription. Please check the expiry of the package. It is manufactured by Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd.

How to use Candid B Cream? - It is for external application only. Clean and dry the affected place before applying the cream. Wash your hands thoroughly after applying the cream.

Expert Advice Expert advice on Candid-B Cream

  • How does it work? Beclometasone is a potent steroid that helps in reducing inflammation. Clotrimazole works to kill individual candida or fungal cells by altering the permeability of fungus cell wall. It binds to phospholipids and inhibits ergosterols required for cell wall production
  • Do not use this cream on the advice of a friend or family. Similarly, do not give this cream to someone you feel has the same symptoms
  • Always check for expiry on the package or with the pharmacist before buying the cream
  • Store Candid-B Cream at room temperature & avoid direct exposure to heat & sunlight
  • Candid-B Cream  is not the cure to a problem but only provides temporary relief from certain symptoms
  • As Candid-B Skin Cream contains steroid, there might be some side effects such as acne, hair growth, appetite changes etc. when subjected to a longer use
  • Using large amount of cream might also cause hormonal changes
  • Especially for women, do not use this cream for vaginal infection (fungal) if you are going through periods
  • Candid B Cream has several uses & side effects, users are advised to reach the article thoroughly to avoid jumping to conclusions

Precautions Precautions and drug interaction of Candid-B Cream

Before using Candid-B Cream, please consult a skin doctor especially if you have any of the following contraindications & conditions:-
  • Allergic to Candid B Cream or any of its components
  • Hypersensitivity
  • Irregular vaginal bleeding
  • Sexually Transmitted Disease (STDs)
Candid B Cream Drug Interactions
  • Nystatin
  • Flucytosine
This is a non-exhaustive list of drug interactions and conditions that might interfere with Candid-B Cream. Before taking this drug, inform your dermatologist about all your present medications.
Keep the following precautions in mind as well:-
  • Avoid excess exposure to sunlight
  • Avoid any contact with eyes
  • Avoid sexual intercourse if you have used the Candid B cream on genitals
  • Avoid tight-fitting clothes during vaginal or penis infections
  • Do not wash the affected area immediately after applying this Candid B cream
  • Do not cover the area where you have applied the cream
  • Avoid contact with eyes or mouth
  • Do not use this cream on face for more than 5 days
  • Using large amount of cream might affect the hormones
  • Please do not use Candid-B Cream for infections which are not caused by yeast/fungus. The treatment for bacterial infection will be different than that of fungal infection
  • Using excessive amount of Candid-B cream might cause pilling

FAQs Commonly asked question on Candid-B Cream

1. I missed a dose of Candid B Cream, what should I do?
If you have missed a dose by chance, try to use it as soon as possible when you notice. However, if the time is closer to your next dosage, simply skip the cream. In such cases, try not to take a double dosage. 

2. I overdosed on the prescribed quantity of Candid B Cream, what should I do?
If you feel that you might have used more than the prescribed quantity of Candid B Cream, please talk to a physician immediately. Using more than prescribed quantity might cause serious side-effects. 

3. Can Candid-B Cream be used along with alcohol?
There is no data. Please consult a doctor before using the cream.

4. Can Candid-B Cream be used during Pregnancy or Breastfeeding?
You must consult a gynecologist for more details before using the cream. Pregnant women can weigh the pros & cons of the drug with the help of a doctor before it is used.

5. Can I drive while using Candid-B Cream?
YesCandid-B Cream does not make you feel drowsy or cause blurred vision. It is considered unsafe to drive when you feel such symptoms.

6. Is using Candid-B Cream addictive?
No. Addictive medicines are usually classified as schedule H or X in India and schedule 2-5 in US. Please read the package information carefully.

7. I took an expired dose of the cream. What should I do?
Taking an expired dose of Candid-B Cream might not be harmful but please discuss this with your physician about the same to be on a safe side.

8. Is Candid B Cream safe?
Yes. Candid B cream is considered safe when used in the prescribed quantity as per doctors instruction.

9. Can I use Candid-B Cream to treat acne?
No. Candid-B Cream is effective in treating fungal infections but it might now be helpful in treating acne on the face. On the other hand, steroids might cause acne as a side-effect.

10. Can I use Candid-B Cream to treat an infection?
Candid-B Cream is an anti-fungal ointment that can help in treating yeast or fungal infections. It is however not effective in treating infections caused by other microorganisms like bacteria, virus etc.

Candid-B Cream Image

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Customer Review Patient reviews on Candid-B Cream

Rating - 4.65/5 (364 Reviews)
Candid-B helps with fungal infection very quickly.
It is slightly stronger than betnovate I guess.
Candid b is very powerful in treating yeast infection.
very quick delivery of cream by JustDoc

Buy Candid-B Cream in 100+ cities in India

Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Chennai, Kolkata, Surat, Pune, Jaipur, Lucknow, Kanpur, Nagpur, Visakhapatnam, Indore, Thane, Bhopal, Pimpri-Chinchwad, Patna, Vadodara, Ghaziabad, Ludhiana, Coimbatore, Agra, Madurai, Nashik, Faridabad, Meerut, Rajkot, Kalyan-Dombivali, Vasai-Virar, Varanasi, Srinagar, Aurangabad, Dhanbad, Amritsar, Navi Mumbai, Allahabad, Ranchi, Howrah (city area), Jabalpur, Gwalior, Vijayawada, Jodhpur, Raipur, Kota, Guwahati, Chandigarh, Solapur, Hubballi-Dharwad, Tiruchirappalli, Tiruppur, Moradabad, Mysore, Bareily, Gurgaon, Aligarh, Jalandhar, Bhubaneswar, Salem, Mira-Bhayandar, Warangal, Thiruvananthapuram, Guntur, Bhiwandi, Saharanpur, Gorakhpur, Bikaner, Amravati, Noida, Jamshedpur, Bhilai, Cuttack, Firozabad, Kochi, Nellore, Bhavnagar, Dehradun, Durgapur, Asansol, Nanded, Kolhapur, Ajmer, Akola, Gulbarga, Jamnagar, Ujjain, Loni, Siliguri, Jhansi, Ulhasnagar, Jammu, Secunderabad, Mangalore, Erode, Belgaum, Ambattur, Tirunelveli, Malegaon
Information on this page was last updated on - Thu, Mar 15 2018

Disclaimer
The above information is collected by experts on JustDoc.com for Candid-B Skin Cream. This information is accurate, complete & up-to-date to the best of knowledge & understanding of a medical professional. Please do not use this information as a substitute for professional medical advice or treatment. JustDoc doesn't guarantee the accuracy & exhaustiveness of the above-mentioned information about Candid-B Skin Cream. Users are recommended to visit a physician or consult a doctor on justdoc.com for a professional opinion about your condition.

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