Candazole – the effective solution for nail fungal infection
WORLDWIDE, the increase of invasive fungal infections due to Aspergillus and Candida species are contributing to the concern. Due to Malaysia’s climate being hot and humid throughout the year, it becomes a very common problem invading all of us. Fungal infections of the skin, hair and nails are a common public health problem. Therefore, it must be treated right away lest they worsen. So, what is fungal infection? Fungal or mycotic infection is a condition in which fungi invade through the resistance barriers of human body and grow in dead keratin, a protein that makes up your skin, hair and nails. It is caused by different types of fungi and often leads to brittle, cracked nail and scaly, itchy skin, for example athlete’s foot, jock itch, ringworm, white spots and nail fungal infection. It is highly infectious, contagious and can be easily seen on the skin. The prevalence of skin fungal infections is expected to reach 20-25 per cent of the world’s population and its incidence continues to increase! People always think that skin fungal infection mainly affects elderly. In fact, the infected group is getting younger in age. Nail fungal infection (onchomycosis) is one of the fungal infections that accounts for about 50 per cent of all nail disorders and affects toenails considerably more often than fingernails. It is important to treat nail fungal infections because it is an infection that does not resolve spontaneously. Besides it may cause pain and can substantially reduce the quality of life of patients. It may worsen and spread to other uninfected locations (other nails or to the surrounding skin) if it is left untreated.
At present, nail removal and oral administration of antifungals are commonly used options for the treatment of nail fungal infections. However, nail removal is not recommended without physicians’ advices. Besides, nail fungal infection is difficult to cure completely because it requires a long period of compliance! Therefore, topical treatments are encouraged. Now, waiting no more! candazole – The answer to your nail fungal infection! Candazole Lotion (MAL19900301X) contains one per cent micronised clotrimazole which is an active antifungal ingredient. Clotrimazole is effective against a wide variety of fungi. The micronisation technology further improves the absorption and penetration of clotrimazole through the skin and nail barriers . The micronised clotrimazole provides faster onset of action and rapid relief from the symptoms. If you have the symptoms of skin or nail fungal infections, please go to the nearest clinic or pharmacy for candazole. This is a medicine product advertise
ment. (KKLIU 1304/2017)