Candid-B, Clotrimazole/ Beclomethasone Cream

Candid-B Cream (Clotrimazole/Beclomethasone Dipropionate) is a topical agent that is prescribed to treat fungal skin infections such as jock itch, athlete's foot, ringworm, etc.


Clotrimazole/ Beclomethasone Dipropionate


10g, 20g

Cipla, Glenmark Pharma


Clotrimazole 1% / Beclomethasone 0.025%


Clotrimazole topical


Clotrimazole topical is used in the treatment of skin infections such as athlete's foot, jock itch, ringworm, and yeast infections.

How it Works

Clotrimazole topical is known as an antifungal medication. Clotrimazole topical works by fighting the infections caused by fungus by destroying the fungal cells.

Common Side effects

Some of the potential side effects of Clotrimazole topical can include the symptoms below

Skin rash,

Beclometasone Topical


Beclometasone Topical is used in the treatment of allergic disorders and the symptoms they can cause.

How it Works

Beclometasone is known as a topical corticosteroid or an anti-inflammatory medicine. Beclometasone Topical works by blocking the release of certain chemicals in the body that are responsible for causing redness, itching, and swelling.

Common Side effects

Some of the potential side effects of Beclometasone Topical can include the symptoms below

Skin thinning,
Skin rash,
Contact dermatitis


Candid-B Cream is often used in the treatment of fungal skin infections. It can only help heal a limited infected area. It is not very effective in the treatment of widespread fungal infection on the body. The medication can help treat certain fungal skin infections such as ringworm, jock itch, and athlete's foot. Redness, swelling, and itching related to an infection can also be controlled by using this medication.


This medication is used to treat fungal skin infections such as ringworm at the groin area or other parts of the body, vaginal yeast infection, or jock itch. It is only effective for the treatment of fungal infections and it will not have any effect on conditions that are caused by a bacterial infection. It is for external use only.

Dosage and administration

This medication is prescribed for external use only. Wash your hands properly before applying the cream. Clean the affected area thoroughly as well. Take a sufficient quantity of the cream and apply it on the affected area. Rub the cream gently on the affected area until it is evenly distributed on the skin. It is usually recommended by physicians to use it twice a day, once in the morning and once in the evening. Wash your hands thoroughly after applying the cream. Do not bandage the affected area. You can just cover it with a thin cotton gauze to avoid contact with clothing. It is advisable not to miss any scheduled application as timely applications can help reduce the infection effectively. Your physician or pharmacist would advise you on the proper use of this medication.


Avoid applying the cream near the eyes, mouth, or other sensitive areas.
Avoid using this cream if you have very thin skin.
Inform the doctor if have any existing or past allergies to any substances as the medication may have such substances in its composition. In case you experience any allergies or discomfort while using this medication, stop using this medication and consult the doctor immediately.
Pregnant women and breast feeding mothers are to use this medication only if it has been prescribed by the doctor.
Children below 17 years of age should not use this medication as they have very thin and sensitive skin.

Side effects

There are several side effects of using Candid-B Cream. Some common side effects are listed below,

Redness of the skin.
Tingling or burning sensation on the skin.
Dry and peeled skin.
Scaling of the skin.
Swelling of face, throat, or tongue.
Rashes and hives on the skin.
Severe itching.
Unprecedented hair growth.
Skin discoloration.
Hair bumps.
Stretch marks.
Severe headaches.
Loss of appetite and weight loss.
Increase in frequency of urination.

Rated: 5.0 / 5 based on 5.0 customer reviews.

Posted by Pink on Jun 27, 2019 Verified Purchase

Great product!

My son uses this on his feet and it works great to keep them clear of the fungal rash he was experiencing!

Note: does not imply any medical claims from this review.
Posted by Pinkston on Jun 20, 2019 Verified Purchase

Great product

More reasonably priced then pharmacy’s here in the states!

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Posted by Pinkston on May 10, 2019 Verified Purchase

Great product

My son uses for feet and it works fantastic with out the expensive pharmaceutical prices of USA

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Posted by Hillen on Jul 22, 2018 Verified Purchase

Genuine product at good price

Genuine product - just as good as U.S. pharmacy product. Effective on my psoriasis.

Note: does not imply any medical claims from this review.

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