Candid Gold Powder 50 gm

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Prescription status:

Prescription required


Manufacturer Name:

Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd


Drug classification: Anti-fungal agents

What is this used for:

  • Fungal dermal infections
  • Athlete's foot
  • Ringworm infection
  • Jock itch


When to not take this medicine:

Hypersensitivity or allergy towards the medicine


How should I take the medicine:

Use this medicine as directed by the physician. It is not recommended for internal use.

How this medicine works:

This medicine is an antifungal medication used to treat infections caused by fungus.


Side effects

  • Crusting (Unknown)
  • Dryness (Unknown)
  • Flaking of the skin (Unknown)
  • Itching (Unknown)
  • Warmth on the skin (Unknown)
  • Scaling (Unknown)
  • Redness of the skin (Unknown) 
  • Swelling of skin (Unknown)


Pregnancy warning:

Category B- Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. 


Lactation warning:

The use of this medicine is not recommended for lactating and breastfeeding mothers unless necessary. Inform your doctor about the use of this medicine. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.


Renal dose adjustments:

Care must be taken for individuals with kidney disease while taking this medicine. Please discuss appropriate dose adjustments with your doctor. Your doctor may also prescribe a suitable alternative based on creatinine clearance values.


Hepatic dose adjustments:

Care must be taken for individuals with the liver disease while taking this medicine. Please discuss appropriate dose adjustments with your doctor. Your doctor may also prescribe a suitable alternative.


Drug interactions:

Since this medicine is used topically, there may or may not be any side effects or interactions that may not be experienced. In case of any interactions immediately inform your doctor about it.


Alcohol interactions:

Consumption of alcohol is usually not recommended while using this medicine.


Food interactions:N/A


Expert Advice: 

  1. This medicine is applied externally. Follow all the instructions given in the leaflet before using this medicine.
  2. Immediately stop using this medicine if you experience any rashes or burning sensations on the applied area.
  3. It is recommended not to use on eyes or mouth or genital regions. 
  4. This medicine is not recommended to use in children below 12 years. The safety and efficacy is not clinically established.


Missed dose instructions:

Apply this medicine as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose skip the dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. 


Overdose Instructions:

Seek emergency treatment or contact your physician in case if you experience any unusual signs and symptoms during the treatment with this medicine.


Storage Instructions:

  1. Store the medicine in a cool and dry place away from sunlight
  2. Keep away from the reach of children
  3. Discard the unused medicine safely after use.



1. Clotrimazole Topical Solution USP, 1% [Internet]. 2020 [cited 29 September 2020]. Available from:

2. Clotrimazole: a medicine used to treat fungal skin infections [Internet]. 2020 [cited 29 September 2020]. Available from:

How to Use

The dusting powder is to be used as directed by the physician.

About Manufacturer

About the Brand:

Glenmark was founded with a vision to emerge as a leading integrated research-based, global pharmaceutical company. Their branded generics business have a significant presence in markets across emerging economies including India

Country of Origin: India

Customer Care

For Queries/ Feedback/Complaints, Contact our customer care Executive at: Phone:1860-1234-1234,


Net Weight:

50 gm


  • For external use only
  • Do not apply this powder on open cuts and wounds
  • Keep away from direct sunlight
  • Store in a dry place