Contains active ingredients including Miconazole
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Skin Health 1and2 Skin Health Covarex Cream 30g
Scheduling status: S1.Proprietary name (and dosage form):Covarex cream.Composition:Covarex contains:Miconazole nitrate - 2 g per 100 g.Preservatives:Imidurea - 0.2% m/m.Methyl paraben - 0.15% m/m.Sodium propyl paraben - 0.15% m/m.Anti-oxidant:Butyl hydroxytoluene - 0.02% m/m.Pharmacological classification:A 13.9.2 fungicides.Pharmacological action:Miconazole nitrate is a fungistatic. In candida albicans it inhibits transformation of blastospores into invasive mycelial form.Indications:Covarex is indicated in the topical treatment of cutaneous candidiasis caused by candida albicans and of tinea corporis (ringworm of the body), tinea cruris (ringworm of the groin) and tinea pedis (ringworm of the foot) caused by trichophyton rubrum, T. mentagrophytes, and epidermophyton floccosum.Identification:A smooth white to greyish white cream.Presentation:Polyethylene laminated aluminium tubes of 25 g, 30 g, 40 g and 50 g with white screw cap.Marketed by Glenmark Pharmaceuticals South Africa (Pty) Ltd.Date of publication of this package insert:24 August 2007.Use in the topical treatment of cutaneous candidiasis caused by candida albicans and of tinea corporis (ringworm of the body), tinea cruris (ringworm of the groin) and tinea pedis (athlete's foot).
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My baby had what seemed to be a nappy rash; I used all the nappy creams on the market; but it just seemed to get worse.After taking her to the doctor; I was told it is a Fungal infection; the doctor prescribed covarex and it immediately started to clear up the rash; within 2 days a dramatic difference could be seen.very good product.