Candide B6 instructions for use: cream, suppositories, ointment
In the market of pharmaceutical preparations widely used products of the Indian company “Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd.” from the product Candide Candide b and B6. This product includes a variety of drugs with antifungal action. The active ingredients included in the composition of these funds have antibacterial and Antiprotozoal activity. Candid b is produced in such dosage forms as ointment, cream, lotion, powder, candles and pills. Consider how to apply each pharmaceutical form and its action in diseases of a fungal nature.
Pharmacological and pharmacokinetic action
The main active ingredient product line Candide is clotrimazole. Its powerful antimycotic effects associated with the breakdown of the synthesis of fermentation in the cell membrane of fungi, which leads to the complete destruction of the cell. Active drugs against pathogenic dermatophytes, yeast fungus, pathogens multi-colored lichen, erythrasma, gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria.
In some specimens a series of candid V6 Clotrimazole together with part of the second active ingredient is beclomethasone. Separately is a substance used in anti-allergic and protivozudnam medicines. These two substances complement each other, providing antimicrobial effect of calming the attacks of itching, which are characteristic for fungal infections.
All products are mainly used for external use, in addition to candles and tablets. This is due to the low absorption of the active substance. When applied topically to the skin, Clotrimazole is practically not detected in the subcutaneous tissue, but only in the upper layers of the epidermis. With intravaginal application of Clotrimazole absorption is on average from 3 to 10% depending on the applied dose.
Indications for use
Drugs series Candide, having either a single Clotrimazole or Clotrimazole with beclomethasone, are names which will be discussed below. But the action of these substances in different dosage forms is the same, so the indications are practically the same.
Candid cream, ointment Candide, powder Candide and Candide lotion used for diseases:
- diaper dermatitis;
- pityriasis versicolor;
- ringworm of the nail plates;
- candidiasis of the skin;
- candidiasis of the vagina;
- the tinea of the body, feet, elbow hands and head.
Vaginal tablets Candide B6 and candles Candide B6 is used in candidiasis of the vagina and anorectal region, trichomoniasis, vulvovaginal.
Drops Candide D used for candidal stomatitis pulmonary candidiasis, ringworm of the mucous membranes, and are also assigned from a fungus of the skin and nails.
The use of soft and liquid dosage forms of a series of Candide
Recall that cream candid b, lotion or ointment the Candida you need to comply with the requirements of the instructions for use.
These medicines external application and cannot be used for other purposes. This means that it is forbidden to make tampons with ointment or cream for vaginal use.
Before treatment, thoroughly clean the surface of the affected area of the skin. This can be done with ordinary baby soap or liquid soap, the packaging which stated that the pH of this product is neutral.
The processing necessary to produce at least 2 – 3 times a day. We should not forget that if fungal defeat suffered by the foot or between the toes, preferably for a period of treatment outside the home to use a closed gauze bandage. This is done not only to protect the patient area, but also to protect other people, because this disease tends to be transmitted by contact.
Full treatment period is at least 2 – 4 weeks. After you have eliminated all symptoms of the underlying disease, treatment continued for 7 to 14 days. This applies particularly to those patients who during life did not once suffer from this disease.
The use of vaginal tablets and suppositories
Candide pills B6 and b6 Candide candle in your name not in vain have the number “6”. The application of this type of dosage form is designed for full six-day course of vaginal use. In the package along with the blister invested manufacturer of special applicator for ease of introduction of tablets or suppositories into the vagina.
The procedure is performed in the evening before bedtime. Preferably after the introduction in the hour to get up.
How to use the applicator (abstract):
- Before the procedure need to wash and wash hands thoroughly.
- The applicator should be taken in hand only on the narrow side. Plunger applicators to pull up to the stop, put in a wide opening of the applicator one tablet or a candle.
- Lie on your back, slightly spread and bent at the knees, with caution to introduce the applicator into the vagina in its full length.
- Slowly depress the plunger of the applicator. The tablet or the candle extrudes directly into the vagina. Carefully remove the applicator from the vagina.
- Place the applicator in a container of warm soapy water. In an hour you can get up and wash it under running water, then dry until the next use.
For the treatment of fungal diseases the course lasts for 6 days. Doctors sometimes recommend a single application of vaginal tablets or candles for the rehabilitation of the vagina before insertion or removal of IUDs.
The use of the drug «Candide» D (drops)
Drops used for fungal diseases in which the lesions of organs and tissues is internal. Effective in the treatment of diseases such as stomatitis, vulvovaginitis, cystitis, prostatitis, urethritis.
Use Candide d drops only from 12 years of age. The course of treatment lasts 1 – 2 months. In the first month taking 10 – 15 drops three times a day. Drops you need to breed in a tablespoon of water. During the second month, the volume of dose is 10 drops. Dissolved drops when receiving delayed at some time in the mouth, then swallow.
During treatment drops you need to refrain from eating foods that cause fermentation in the stomach. These include champagne, beer, sugar and bakery products from dough.
Use in infants powder Candide
Infants in the period changing suffer from diaper candidiasis. It gives them constant anxiety, itching, diaper rash, irritation and redness on the skin. In this disease the period of treatment should abandon the use of diapers. Apply the powder in newborns is permitted from the first day. Use a tool not more often 2 – 3 times a day. Before applying the skin baby wash in warm water with baby soap and dried. Morning and evening it is necessary to arrange baby air baths.
At first when using powder Candide baby will experience discomfort, a slight burning sensation, which soon will take place, as cure of the underlying disease.
Contraindications to the use of any means include the presence of Allergy to one of the components of the composition, the non-use during menstruation and pregnancy. Before applying it is desirable to study the annotation to the drug and to observe all safety precautions if you experience unusual symptoms.
Analogues of a series of drugs Candide
Currently, drugs from a yeast infection large number, but there are Russian analogues of drugs Candide (mostly candid b cream and candid V6 tablets), which are much cheaper than the original drug. Such drugs are manufactured under MNN Clotrimazole cream and ointment, vaginal tablets Clotrimazole, cream Akriderm. Foreign analogue Candide is Canesten cream, Katrian, Candider, Imidyl cream and many others.
The most common form of application is cream as the most convenient to use. Reviews on Candide the cream are mostly positive. Patients also noted the improvement on the 3rd day of applying the cream, some advanced forms would not have the disease. The most important thing to prevent the spread of the disease over a larger area. Just started treatment completely cures the fungal disease, leaving no trace of the fungus.