For inflamed fungal nappy rash, your doctor or pharmacist may advise the use of a combined anti-inflammatory and anti-fungal cream with a follow-on anti-fungal treatment. These are available with consultation from a pharmacist or doctor.
Canesten Extra Clotrimazole & Hydrocortisone Cream 30g
Canesten Extra Clotrimazole & Hydrocortisone Cream is a combined approach of an anti-fungal and anti-inflammatory treatment to treat the cause of the infection and soothe the associated inflammation, pain and redness. Apply twice a day for no more than 7 days, followed by an anti-fungal cream for 14 days. Suitable for children 2 years and over.
For general nappy rash use a breathable barrier nappy rash cream such as Bepanthen Nappy Rash. Bepanthen Nappy Rash contains the ingredient dexpanthenol to help soothe and prevent nappy rash. Bepanthen Nappy Rash can be purchased in most pharmacies and supermarkets and comes in a convenient squeeze tube and flip top lid for easy one hand use.