Canesten Athlete’s Foot Dual Action Cream (15g) – Pack of 2




Canesten Cream is a soothing dual action treatment for relieving symptoms of athlete foot. It contains the active ingredient Clotrimazole, an antifungal agent that fights the root causes of fungal skin infections. Canesten Cream helps soothe symptoms of athlete’s foot and provides antifungal and antibacterial treatment right at the site of the infection. It contains 1% of the active ingredient Clotrimazole. What is Athlete’s Foot? Athlete’s foot is a fungal skin infection that typically appears between the toes, soles, and sides of the feet. It causes symptoms of redness, skin itching, burning, pain, and scaling. Athlete’s foot may be spread from person to person through contact with contaminated objects and floors.. Studies suggest that 1 in 4 people are susceptible to it. Treatment for irritating symptoms The condition can be treated with antifungal medications like Canesten Cream, which kill fungi and yeasts by interfering with their cell membranes. It stops the fungi from producing a substance called ergosterol, an essential component of fungal cell membranes. This kills the fungi and treats the infection. How to use Wash your hands before and after applying cream. Apply the cream thinly to affected areas 2 or 3 times a day and rub in gently. When treating Athlete’s Foot, the foot should be washed and dried thoroughly, especially between the toes, before applying the cream. Cautions whilst using Canesten Cream Do not use if you are pregnant, or breast feeding. If symptoms persist for more than 7 days, see your doctor. Canesten Cream contains Clotrimazole IP 10mg (1% w/w). It also contains Benzyl alcohol and purified water. You should carefully read all product packaging and labels prior to use