Drug products: Antifungol HEXAL Lösung, Apocanda-Lösung, Canesten, Canesten®, Klotrimazol Mylan
ATC code: D01AC01, G01AF02
A large amount of the studies consider treatment of vaginal infections, therefore analyses on sex or gender differences are lacking.
Pharmacokinetics and dosing
No difference between men and women has been shown for transdermal absorption in general .
No studies with a clinically relevant sex analysis regarding effects of clotrimazole have been found.
No studies with a clinically relevant sex analysis regarding adverse effects of clotrimazole have been found.
Reproductive health issues
Regarding teratogenic aspects, please consult Janusmed Drugs and Birth Defects (in Swedish, Janusmed fosterpåverkan).
Date of litterature search: 2017-02-21
Reviewed by: Mia von Euler
Approved by: Karin Schenck-Gustafsson