Manufacturer: Multichen (NZ) Ltd manufactures Clomazol.

Uses:

The uses of Clomazol include:
Clomazol vaginal cream is used to treat a fungal infection in the vagina and vulval area (thrush).

This medicine belongs to a group of medicines called azole antifungals.

Clotrimazole reduces vaginal burning, itching, and discharge that may occur with this condition. This medication is an azole antifungal. It works by stopping the growth of yeast (fungus) that causes the infection.

What is vaginal thrush?

Candida albicans is a yeast fungus that can multiply rapidly and cause damage to the vagina when other micro-organisms aren't present in a normal balance.

Some situations which can increase susceptibility to thrush are:

#diabetes

#obesity

#illness

#fatigue

#hormonal fluctuations (pregnancy, menstrual cycle, oral contraceptive pill, HRT)

#prolonged use of antibiotics or steroids

Thrush may cause the following symptoms:

vaginal itching

vaginal soreness

a white odourless discharge from the vagina (like cottage cheese)

pain during intercourse

The symptoms below are not usually signs of thrush:

abnormal or irregular vaginal bleeding

blood stained discharge

vulva or vaginal sores, ulcers or blisters

lower abdominal pain

pain when passing urine

fever or chills

foul smelling and/or unusual coloured discharge