Candid Cl Suppos
Candid Cl Suppos
Candid Cl Suppos
Candid Cl Suppos
Candid Cl Suppos

Candid Cl Suppos

By GLENMARK PHARMACEUTICALS
3 Vaginal Suppository(s) in Strip
119.72*
MRP 146.00
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Medical Description

Candid-CL Vaginal suppository is a combination medicine. It is used to treat bacterial, fungal and parasitic vaginal infections associated with vaginal discharge. Vaginal discharge may be due to funga...
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Product Summary

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ContainsClindamycin(100.0 Mg),Clotrimazole(200.0 Mg)
UsesVaginal infections associated with vaginal discharge
Side effectsBurning sensation, itching, irritation in the vagina
ClassificationTOPICAL ANTI-FUNGAL
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Uses of Candid Cl Suppos

Candid-CL Vaginal suppository is used in the treatment of various types of vaginal infections related to vaginal discharge.

Contraindications of Candid Cl Suppos

  • If you are allergic to clindamycin, clotrimazole or any other ingredients of Candid-CL Vaginal suppository.
  • If you have diarrhoea with blood in stools, stomach pain and cramps after using an antibiotic or in case of some diseases of the intestines.

Side effects of Candid Cl Suppos

  • Itching, burning sensation, irritation in the vagina
  • Pain while passing urine

Precautions and Warnings of Candid Cl Suppos

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I use Candid-CL Vaginal suppository during pregnancy?
A:
  • Since there is limited safety information available, Candid-CL Vaginal suppository should be used during pregnancy only if recommended by your doctor.
  • Your doctor will only prescribe you this medicine if considered essential after assessing the benefits over risks.
  • Also, ensure you do not use an applicator when pregnant.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I use Candid-CL Vaginal suppository while breastfeeding?
A:
Use of Candid-CL Vaginal suppository should be avoided while breastfeeding, as its components pass into breast milk. Consult a doctor before using it.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have used Candid-CL Vaginal suppository?
A:
No information is available on the use of Candid-CL Vaginal suppository while driving. Consult your doctor.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Candid-CL Vaginal suppository?
A:
No known interaction of Candid-CL Vaginal suppository with alcohol. Consult your doctor

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You develop any allergic reaction after using Candid-CL Vaginal suppository.
  • You do not notice any improvement in your condition after using this medicine for 3 days.
  • You may experience mild irritation and burning sensation in the vagina while inserting the suppository, please contact your doctor if your symptoms persist or worsens.
  • Avoid intercourse even with condoms or vaginal diaphragms as the medicine can make them less effective.
  • Do not use tampons, vaginal douches or other vaginal products while using this medicine.
  • You should preferably use cotton underwear.
  • Dry the area around the vagina after a bath and change damp clothing at the earliest. Wipe the area dry from front to back after visiting the toilet. Avoid scratching the area around the vagina.
  • Inform the doctor, if your partner has itching, redness or discomfort in their private parts.
  • This medicine is meant for vaginal use and should not be consumed.

Mode of Action of Candid Cl Suppos

How Does It Work?

  • Clindamycin works by attaching to the genetic material of bacteria, thus preventing the production of substances required for their growth, it controls their spread.
  • Clotrimazole works by attaching to the covering of the fungus cells. It destroys the covering and makes it porous. This slows the growth of the fungus and eventually kills it.

Directions for Use of Candid Cl Suppos

  • Candid-CL Vaginal suppository is only meant for vaginal use.
  • It should be used as directed by the doctor.
  • Read and follow the instructions on the label before usage.
  • Wash thoroughly and dry your hands and vaginal area.
  • Remove the wrapper, lie down and insert the suppository as mentioned in the label or leaflet.
  • Do not use it more than that recommended by the doctor.

Interactions of Candid Cl Suppos

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Candid-CL Vaginal suppository works or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time. Tell your doctor about all the med...
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  • Medicines used to relax muscles before surgery such as atracurium, vecuronium should be used with caution along with this medicine.

Storage and disposal of Candid Cl Suppos

  • Store Candid-CL Vaginal suppository in a clean & dry place, protected from direct sunlight, moisture and heat.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.

Dosage of Candid Cl Suppos

Overdose

Seek urgent medical help in case you have used Candid-CL Vaginal suppository more than the recommended dose.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed to use Candid-CL Vaginal suppository, use it as soon as possible. Do not overuse this medicine just to compensate for the missed dose.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can Candid-CL Vaginal suppository be used for treating any type of vaginal infection?

A: No, first visit a gynaecologist who will confirm if you have an infection after carefully examining your condition. He/She will then prescribe you an appropriate medicine based on your infection and general health.

Q: Can I have intercourse while on treatment with Candid-CL suppository?

A: You are advised not to have intercourse while on treatment and until the doctor approves it, as your partner may get the infection. Intercourse with protection is also not advisable as it may be ineffective

Q: What is Candid CL Vaginal suppository used for?

A: Candid-CL Vaginal suppository is used for the treatment of various types of vaginal infections related to vaginal discharge.

Q: What is the composition of Candid CL suppository?

A: Candid CL Vaginal suppository is a combination medicine containing clindamycin and clotrimazole as active components. Clindamycin is an antibiotic whereas clotrimazole is an antifungal agent.
Product Details
Brand
CANDID CL
Country of Origin
India

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Last Updated on: 20 Apr 2022 | 04:20 PM (IST)
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