S8 Note - This prescription item is Schedule 8 and can only be supplied on a script from a registered doctor in Queensland. Any prescriptions from any other state cannot be filled and will be returned in the mail
Note: Private, PBS and our prices are available to the general public. Concession and Safety Net prices are only available to people with the appropriate concession or Safety Net cards. See Prescriptions for more details.
GOVERNMENT AUTHORITY SCRIPT
WARNING - MULTIPLE PACK PRESCRIPTION - PLEASE READ CAREFULLY
We can no longer accept signed authority forms from your doctor as permission to dispense more than one pack. Please contact our pharmacist for more information.
If you order this item as Private, NO PBS stickers will be issued. Once any prescription order has been sent the product cannot be returned for a refund even if your doctor changes your medication or you have an adverse reaction.
Pharmacist Only Medicine
A simple solution for the treatment of vaginal thrush. Contains a single dose internal pessary to treat the source of the infection.
Canesten Once Pessary contains one pessary tablet to treat vaginal thrush. Vaginal thrush (vaginal candidiasis) is a common infection caused by a yeast-like fungi. Symptoms may include itching, burning, and a white odourless discharge.
Always read the label. Use only as directed. If symptoms persist, see your healthcare professional. Your pharmacist's advice is required.
Pessary contains lactose.
Seek medical advice before use if you suffer from diabetes, if this is your first attack of thrush, if you have had 3 or more thrush infections in the last 6 months, or if your symptoms do not start to clear after 3 days.
Before you take it see your doctor if you are under 18 years of age, if you are allergic to clotrimazole, if you are pregnant, suspect you may be pregnant or if you may become pregnant during treatment.
Before you take it see your doctor if you are breastfeeding.
Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking tacrolimus (e.g. Prograf[R]), a medicine used to prevent organ transplant rejection or to treat certain problems with the immune system.
Tell your doctor immediately or go to Accident and Emergency at your nearest hospital if you experience any of the following:
Do not use if seals are missing or broken Do not use if package use-by-date has expired. Keep out of reach of children.