Canderm Powder is used for the treatment of candidiasis, athlete's foot, jock itch, ring worm and other yeast and fungal infections of the skin
|Clotrimazole, Zinc Oxide
Molecule: Clotrimazole, Zinc Oxide
Formulation: Clotrimazole 1.00% wlw + Zinc Oxide 1.75%wlw Powder
Packaging Unit: 50gm Powder
Dosage: Apply 2-3 times daily on the affected area. CANDERM may also be dusted inside articles of clothing and footwear which are in contact with the infected area.
Candidiasis caused by Candida albicans, pityriasis versicolor, tinea pedis (Athelete's foot), tinea cruris (jock itch) & tinea corporis (ringworm). As a prophylactic against re-infection. Canderm is useful whenever excess perspiration or exudates need absorption. Recommended whenever excess moisture aggravates heat or friction rashes. Canderm smoothes irritated skin and protects against chafing and rash.
Mechanism Of Action
Clotrimazole is a broad-spectrum antifungal which binds to phospholipids in the cell membrane altering cell wall permeability causing a loss in essential intracellular elements. ZnO have a broad spectrum of antibacterial activities.
Erythema, stinging, irritation, hypersensitivity reactions, contact dermatitis.