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Candid Cl Suppos
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Candid Cl Suppos

Candid Cl Suppos

3 Vaginal Suppository(s) in Strip
MRP 153.00
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Candid Cl Suppos Description

Candid-CL vaginal suppository is used to treat bacterial, fungal, and parasitic vaginal infections associated with vaginal discharge. Vaginal discharge may be due to either fungal, bacterial or paras

itic infection or a mixture of them. Candid-CL vaginal suppository is a combination medicine containing clindamycin and clotrimazole as active substances. Clindamycin is an antibiotic whereas clotrimazole is an antifungal agent. Candid-CL vaginal suppository works by stopping the growth of micro-organisms that cause infection, thus preventing the spreading of the infection. Candid-CL vaginal suppository is for external use only. It is meant for vaginal use and should be used as directed by the doctor. Inform the doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding before using this medicine.


Product Summary

Offer Price₹130.05
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ContainsClindamycin(100.0 Mg) + Clotrimazole(200.0 Mg)
UsesVaginal infections associated with vaginal discharge
Side effectsBurning sensation, itching, vaginal irritation, pain when urinating
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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 ingredient of Candid-CL vaginal suppository.
  • If you had diarrhoea with blood, 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
  • Vaginal irritation
  • Pain while passing urine

Precautions and Warnings of Candid Cl Suppos



Can I use Candid-CL vaginal suppository during pregnancy?
Since there is limited safety information available, Candid-CL vaginal suppository should be used during pregnancy only if recommended by your doctor after assessing the need and the risk. Also, ensure you do not use an applicator when pregnant.

Breast Feeding

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


Can I drive if I have used Candid-CL vaginal suppository?
Limited information is available on the effect of Candid-CL vaginal suppository on driving ability. If you experience any side effects which may affect your ability to drive safely, it is advised to avoid driving.


Can I consume alcohol with Candid-CL vaginal suppository?
There is limited information available regarding the interaction of alcohol with Candid-CL vaginal suppository. Ask your doctor for advice on alcohol intake along with Candid-CL vaginal suppository.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You develop an 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 worsen.
  • 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.
  • Candid-CL vaginal suppository is meant for vaginal use and should not be consumed.

Mode of Action of Candid Cl Suppos

How Does It Work?

  • Candid-CL vaginal suppository contains clindamycin and clotrimazole as active substances.
  • Clindamycin works by attaching to the genetic material of bacteria and preventing the production of substances required for their growth which controls their growth and reproduction.
  • 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 and dry your hands and the vaginal area thoroughly before use.
  • 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 Candid-CL vaginal suppository itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • 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 cool, dry and dark place, protected from direct sunlight.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.

Dosage of Candid Cl Suppos


Candid-CL vaginal suppository is meant for external application and hence cases of overdose are unlikely. Contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital in cases of accidental ingestion...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed a dose of Candid-CL vaginal suppository, use it as soon as possible. If it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule. Do no...
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Content Details


Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)


Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


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

A: No, Candid-CL vaginal suppository cannot be used for treating all types of vaginal infections. Your gynaecologist will confirm the type of infection you have 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 vaginal suppository?

A: You are advised not to have intercourse while on treatment with Candid-CL vaginal suppository 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: How to use Candid-CL vaginal suppository?

  • Candid-CL vaginal suppository should be used as recommended by your doctor.
  • Wash and dry your hands and the vaginal area thoroughly before using this medicine.
  • Candid-CL vaginal suppository should be inserted into the vagina as deeply as possible.
  • You can lie on your back with your legs pulled in a little towards the body for better insertion.

Q: Can I use Candid-CL vaginal suppository during menstruation?

A: Treatment with Candid-CL vaginal suppository should not be carried out during menstruation but should be completed before it begins.

Q: Can I use Candid-CL vaginal suppository for treating yeast infections?

A: Yes, Candid-CL vaginal suppository may be used for treating a yeast infection. Your doctor will recommend this medicine if it is suitable for you based on the signs and symptoms of your infection.
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