Ketzol 2% Shampoo

Manufactured by Calibar Pharmaceuticals
Composition: Ketoconazole
Prescription Required: Yes

Description

Ketzol 2% Shampoo is an anti-fungal which is used to treat a variety of infections caused by fungi. It is recommended when no other safer alternatives are available due to the risk of the liver injury. Do not take this medicine if you have a known allergy to it.

Highlights

Commonly asked questions for Ketzol 2% Shampoo

Onset of action

The peak effect of this medicine is observed in 1 to 2 hours.

Duration of effect

The effect of this medicine lasts for an average duration of 8 hours.

Safe with alcohol?

mild

Consumption of alcohol is not recommended if you are taking this medicine. It may increase the risk of dizziness and fainting. Avoid performing activities that need mental alertness like operating machinery or driving a vehicle.

Is it habit forming?

No habit forming tendencies were reported.

Usage in pregnancy?

This medicine is not recommended for use during pregnancy unless absolutely necessary. Consult your doctor about the potential benefits and risks before deciding to take this medicine.

Usage while breast-feeding?

This medicine is not recommended for use during breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. Consult your doctor about the potential benefits and risks before deciding to take this medicine. Do not breastfeed for at least 5 hours after the dose to reduce the risk of exposure.

Substitutes

List of substitutes for Ketzol 2% Shampoo

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Ketzol 2% Shampoo , and hence can be used as its substitute.

Ketokol 2% ShampooWockhardt Ltd
Ketol 2% ShampooIntas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Nizoral 2% ShampooJohnson & Johnson
Randruff 2% ShampooRanbaxy Laboratories Ltd
Salisia Kt 2% ShampooAjanta Pharma Ltd

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