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Thrush Treatment for Men

How to get treatment for thrush infections affecting the penis

Thrush can affect men as well as women. Thrush affecting the penis can be treated easily, with similar medication to vaginal thrush treatment.

Get thrush treatment for men online without having to see a doctor face to face.

To place an order, fill in a brief questionnaire. One of our doctors will review your order and prescribe a suitable treatment. Existing patients should login first.

Medication Pack Size Price
Clotrimazole 2% cream (Canesten) 1 x 20g tube £10.00

Dispensing and standard delivery included.
Click & Collect: free (available for next-day collection in Superdrug Pharmacies)
Next Day Delivery: £3.99

How our service works

Treatment is available online at Superdrug Online Doctor for anyone with thrush symptoms affecting the penis, provided it is suitable for you.

This service is not available if you are:

  • Aged under 18 years
  • If there are other suspected causes for your thrush symptoms
  • If you have an allergy to Clotrimazole

You can get treatment online through Superdrug Online Doctor. You don’t need a doctor to have already told you that you have thrush. As long as you think you’re having thrush symptoms you can get assessed for treatment.

To get treatment you place an order and complete an assessment so a doctor can approve treatment for you.

You need a prescription from a doctor for treating a penile thrush infection. SD offers a convenient service which allows you to order prescription medication online.

To place an order:

  • Fill in our brief questionnaire about your health and lifestyle
  • Add 2 photos of your thrush symptoms into the assessment 
  • Our online Superdrug online doctor will check your assessment and photos to see if treatment is right for you 
  • If your order is right for you, then it can be posted to your preferred address or you can collect it from your local Superdrug store

The most common side effect of Clotrimazole cream is a mild burning sensation or a slight irritation when you apply the cream. 

Other side effects of Clotrimazole cream are:

  • redness
  • itchiness
  • rash
  • stinging
  • skin peeling
  • blisters
  • pain
  • swelling

Very rarely, a severe allergic reaction to Clotrimazole can occur. If you experience any signs such as a severe rash, difficulty breathing, swelling of the tongue, eyelids or face, seek immediate medical attention from your nearest A&E department.

About thrush treatment for men

To place an order, fill in a brief questionnaire. One of our doctors will review your order and prescribe a suitable treatment. Existing patients should login first.