Information about Candid Dusting Powder
It is used for the prevention or treatment of fungal infections resulting from sweat and moisture accumulation. It provides relief in the case of prickly heat on the back, neck, and shoulder. In addition to this, it prevents itching in intimate body parts, underarms, inner thighs, waistline, and feet. It also relieves skin irritation caused due to swelling, rashes, and redness.
Fungal infections commonly involve webs of the toes and fingers, nails, armpits, and genital area. They cause excessive itching, redness, and swelling in the affected areas. The chances of fungal infections increase during hot and humid weather conditions and excessive sweating. This powder helps you to prevent fungal infections by keeping your body clean and dry at all times.
It contains clotrimazole as the active ingredient. Clotrimazole is an antifungal medication. It kills and stops the growth of the fungi by destroying its cell membrane, thereby treating your skin infection. It usually takes a few days to a week to show improvement. But if there is no improvement in your infection after two to three weeks of treatment then inform your doctor immediately
It usually does not cause any side effects when taken as recommended by your doctor. However, please be careful when using it. Also, exercise caution when using it around kids as there is a high chance that kids might use it on the face which can affect the eyes and nose, or may eat it unknowingly.
- Clotrimazole I.P: 1% w/w
- Talc I.P. base q.s.
Key benefits/uses of Candid Dusting Powder:
- Helps in the treatment of fungal infections resulting from sweat and moisture accumulation
- Prevents itching in intimate body parts
- Helps to treat itching and irritation in the underarms, inner thighs, waistline, and feet
- Helps to relieve prickly heat on back, neck, and shoulder
- Helps to treat skin irritation like redness, rashes, and swelling
- Prevents fungal infections by keeping the body dry and clean
- Improves the symptoms of fungal infections such as itching and skin irritation
Directions for use:
It is advised to dust this powder over affected parts of the body and lightly pat it on the skin. Be careful when using it for fungal infections of the intimate body parts. Do consult your doctor if planning to use it for your kids.
Quick tips for Candid Dusting Powder:
- If your symptoms fail to improve even after using it for a week or 10 days, then it is wise to consult your doctor to get it treated properly
- When using it for kids, then make sure to use it under adult supervision as chances of swallowing, licking, and using it on open wounds is high.
- If you are allergic to any of the ingredients of this capsule, inform your doctor immediately.
- Ensure you dry the skin well after a bath, especially tricky areas like between the toes, armpits, etc before using the powder for effective results.
- If you experience any skin irritation or itching with the use of this powder, then talk to your doctor immediately.
Side-effects of Candid Dusting Powder:
It usually does not cause any side effects when used as recommended by your doctor. However, please be careful when using it. Also, exercise caution when using it around kids as there is a high chance that kids might use it on the face which can affect the eyes and nose, or may eat it unknowingly.
Storage and safety information:
- Read the label carefully before use.
- Store in a cool dry place away from direct sunlight.
- Keep out of reach of the children.