Clotrimazole

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What Are The Uses Of Clotrimazole?

Clotrimazole is an azole anti-fungal medicine that works by preventing the growth of fungus. It is used to treat skin infections like:

  • Athlete's foot, jock itch
  • Ringworm
  • Other fungal skin infections (candidiasis).
  • Pityriasis (tinea versicolor), a fungal infection that causes darkening or lightening of the skin of chest, neck, arms, or legs. 

What Are The Side Effects Of Clotrimazole?

Some of the common side-effects of clotrimazole are:

  • Abdominal or stomach cramping or pain
  • Diarrhoea
  • Itching
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Unpleasant mouth sensations

What Are The Contraindications Of Clotrimazole?

Before taking clotrimazole, please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • If you are pregnant/ planning to become pregnant
  • If you are breastfeeding
  • If you are taking any nonprescription or prescription medicine, herbal preparation/ medicine, or dietary supplement
  • If you have allergies to any foods, medicines or other substances.

What Are The Uses Of Clotrimazole?

Clotrimazole is an azole anti-fungal medicine that works by preventing the growth of fungus. It is used to treat skin infections like:

  • Athlete's foot, jock itch
  • Ringworm
  • Other fungal skin infections (candidiasis).
  • Pityriasis (tinea versicolor), a fungal infection that causes darkening or lightening of the skin of chest, neck, arms, or legs. 

What Are The Side Effects Of Clotrimazole?

Some of the common side-effects of clotrimazole are:

  • Abdominal or stomach cramping or pain
  • Diarrhoea
  • Itching
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Unpleasant mouth sensations

What Are The Contraindications Of Clotrimazole?

Before taking clotrimazole, please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:

  • If you are pregnant/ planning to become pregnant
  • If you are breastfeeding
  • If you are taking any nonprescription or prescription medicine, herbal preparation/ medicine, or dietary supplement
  • If you have allergies to any foods, medicines or other substances.