Candid-B lotion is a combination medicine used topically for treating different types of skin infections caused due to fungus. It contains beclomethasone and clotrimazole as its active ingredients. Candid-B lotion also has anti-inflammatory and antipruritic properties. It is always recommended to consult your doctor before using this medicine. It is recommended to use only for external use. If you accidentally apply it over the eyes, nose, wounds or open cuts immediately wash it thoroughly with water. This lotion should be used as per the medical prescription, as directed by the doctor and for the exact duration, it is prescribed for....
Q: Do I need a prescription for Candid-B lotion?
A: Yes, the prescription is needed for the Candid-B lotion. It is not recommended to self medicate. Your doctor will assess your condition and accordingly, your doctor will suggest you the best treatment.
Q: Can I use cosmetic products in the affected area?
A: Try not to use any cosmetic product while using this lotion as it might irritate the skin. It might also affect the activity of the medication.
Q: For how long do I need to take the Candid-B lotion?
A: You need to continue using the Candid-B lotion for as long as the doctor has prescribed it. Follow your doctor's instructions and do not stop using it on your own, even if you feel better as incomplete treatment may result in treatment failure and the infection might reoccur.