Contraindications

Hypersensitivity to ketoconazole, Precaution & warning

– Not for ophthalmic use.

– If a potent topical corticosteroid has been used previously in the treatment of seborrhoeic dermatitis, a recovery period of 2 weeks should be allowed before using the cream, as an increased incidence of steroid induced skin sensitisation has been reported when no recovery period is allowed.

Storage:
– Store in temperature below 30 C.

Package:
– Tube of 40 gm cream

Composition

Each 100 gm contains: Ketoconazole 2 gm

Properties

Topical Antifungal

Indications

– Tinea pedis (athlete’s foot)

– Tinea versicolor

– Tinea corporis

– Seborrhoeic dermatitis

– Candidal intertrigo (sweat rash)

Dose:
– Cream should be applied to the affected areas once or twice daily, depending on the severity of the infection. The treatment should be continued until a few days after the disappearance of all signs and symptoms.

– Treatment period depending on the doctor’s opinion