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Brand name: Canesten Clotrimazole Thrush Treatment 3 Day TM

Active ingredients: clotrimazole

What it is used for

For effective treatment of vaginal thrush. Relieves symptoms of itching.

How to take it

The way to take this medicine is: Vaginal. This medicine is given via the vagina.

  • Store below 25 degrees Celsius
  • Store in Original Container
  • Shelf lifetime is 4 Years.

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

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White cream

Do I need a prescription?

This medicine is available from a pharmacy without prescription.It is Schedule 3 : Pharmacist Only Medicine.

Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?

For the active ingredient clotrimazole

This medicine is generally considered safe during pregnancy if taken as directed. During pregnancy, you should discuss your medicine use with your doctor or pharmacist.

Reporting side effects

You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.

You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems

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