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How do you use clotrimazole cream?
Last Updated: 30th May, 2020
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Similarly, you may ask, how do you use clotrimazole?
If you are using clotrimazole cream,applythe cream to the area around the outside of your vaginaand backpassage two or three times daily. Rub it in gently.Continue touse the cream until the itching and soreness dueto theinfection are gone.
Subsequently, question is, how long does it take for clotrimazole cream to work? Themedicine should start working in the first week.Applythe cream, ointment or spray to the skin or ear for atleast14 days after the infection has disappeared, as it takesawhile to kill all the fungus. If applying vaginalcream,do so for 1-3 days.
Also to know is, can I put clotrimazole cream on my face?
Do not take betamethasone andclotrimazolecream by mouth. Use on your skin only.Keep out ofyour mouth, nose, vagina, and eyes (may burn).Put athin layer on the affected skin and rubingently.
What kind of cream is clotrimazole?
Clotrimazole, sold under the brand nameCanestenamong others, is an antifungal medication. It is used totreatvaginal yeast infections, oral thrush, diaper rash,pityriasisversicolor, and types of ringworm including athlete'sfoot and jockitch.