What is Daktarin Cream?
Daktarin Cream is commonly used to treat fungal infections, e.g., ringworm, athlete's foot, tinea, thrush etc. It is applied to the skin to treat fungi and their associated bacterial infections.
How does it work?
The active ingredient in this cream is miconazole nitrate. It destroys the fungal as well as associated bacteria. It belongs to a class of antifungal drugs called imidazoles and stops the growth of disease-causing fungi.
Is the Daktarin Cream suitable for me?
It is suitable for adults and children having signs and symptoms of fungal infections. It is, however, not suitable for pregnant and breastfeeding women. It should only be used for infants less than 6 months of age after consulting the Doctor.
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All medications can cause potential side effects, below we have listed some potential side effects, however, these do not always occur. Side effects are similar to other topical medications. These include;
It is well tolerated. However, allergic reactions sometimes can occur leading to symptoms, e.g., irritation, swelling, rashes, breathing difficulties etc.
Disclaimer: This website does not constitute as medical advice, you should also consult with a doctor before taking medication. If you experience any major reactions to any medication you are taking, you must seek immediate medical attention.
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All orders placed before 14:00 on weekdays will be delivered the next working day. For the majority of the UK, medication will be dispatched by Royal Mail, Monday to Friday, if ordered before 14:00. Dispatches are sent using Royal Mail's Next-Day Tracked 24-Hour service. We will email you tracking information directly and you should receive your order the day after dispatch.
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We know that many of our customers turn to us when they need personal medication, preferring to use our online service rather than shopping for the product face to face. That is why our delivery is always discreetly packaged in plain brown boxes or enveloped. You will not have to worry about any content descriptions, and the package will be for your eyes only!
Directions for use:
- Thoroughly wash and dry the affected area.
- Apply only a thin layer of Daktarin cream.
- Apply twice daily.
- Gently rub the cream for better penetration and absorption.
- Continue to use for 2-4 weeks until all signs of infection have gone.
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Daktarin Cream Patient Leaflet
This is a quick process and should only take 1 - 2 minutes. All of your answers are confidential, and just like a GP consultation, you will know what treatment is most suitable for you instantly upon completion.
Once you have completed the quick online form, select the treatment option most suitable to you and checkout securely.
We will dispatch your order using our express next-day courier service from our pharmacy partners across the UK. You will receive your treatment discreetly to the comfort of your home/ selected address.
Is Daktarin Cream good for nappy rashes?
Baby rashes are normally treated with nappy creams. However, the Daktarin cream can be used if they are not recovering and a fungal infection is suspected.
Does Daktarin Cream stain my clothes?
This cream is non-greasy and doesn't stain the clothes. However, changing clothes frequently and washing them is recommended to stop the spread of fungal infections.
Is Daktarin Cream available over the counter?
It is a pharmacy drug, and you don't need a prescription. However, following the doctor's directions will give you the maximum benefit.
What should I do if Daktarin Cream is accidentally taken into the eyes?
This cream shouldn't be swallowed or taken into the eyes. If it occurs accidentally, rinse your eyes immediately with water and keep them open. If the situation becomes serious, seek medical assistance.
Does Daktarin Cream have any antibiotics in it?
No. This cream doesn't have any antibiotics in it. However, the active ingredient, miconazole, has some antibacterial properties and kills the bacteria present on the skin.
How can I purchase Daktarin Cream?
It is a pharmacy drug, and you can order it through Welzo without any hassle of getting a prescription.
Welzo prescription medication is shipped out for next-day delivery in discreet packaging.
Welzo only works with UK-based pharmacies. All our medication is authentic and issued by GPhC-registered pharmacies and prescribers.
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