Candid-V Gel is an antifungal medication. It is used in the
treatment of fungal infection of vagina such as burning, itching, and
discharge. It kills fungi by destroying the fungal cell membrane.
Candid-V Gel is for external use only. You should use it in
the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. It is best to use it at night
time for better results. The affected area should be clean before using
the medicine. You must wash your hands thoroughly before and after applying
this medicine. Do not stop using it until you have finished the complete
course, even when you feel better. You must consult with your doctor if you do
not observe any improvement within 3 days of treatment.
Some of the common side effects include vaginal burning
sensation and irritation. If the side effects bother you or do not go away, let
your doctor know.
It is not likely that other medicines you take by mouth or
injection will affect the way it works but talk to your doctor before using it
if you have used a similar medicine before and had an allergic reaction. This
medicine should only be used if it is clearly needed during pregnancy.