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Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience in Dermatology
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Van der Werff
38 years experience in Dentistry
Anti fungal: This medication is used to treat fungal infections. In dentistry it is used for oral fungal infections called thrush.
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Dr. Slade Suchecki
17 years experience in Family Medicine
Check dates: Expiration dates matter. http://www.fda.gov/ForConsumers/ConsumerUpdates/ucm251658.htm Best to dispose of med in proper manner. Check w/ your doc, ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Potential : side effects. Here is info: https://www.drugs.com/sfx/ketoconazole-side-effects.html
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Janet Kail
27 years experience in Podiatry
Possibly: It is possible if you are extremely allergic to ketoconazole, however, it is not likely to cause severe edema.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Berger
40 years experience in Dermatology
Depends: Would use a gentle cleanser instead of shampoo(ketoconazole) and would not use any creams before a f acial as they must be remove prior and may interf ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
ANYWHERE FROM 5 TO 7: If used for yeast vaginal infection usually 7 days is enough.
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Dr. Valentin Drezaliu
19 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Antimicotic med: It is very effective in treating fungal infections. Taken orally can increase your liver enzymes, thats why it is contraindicated in people with liver ... Read More
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Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
49 years experience in Pediatrics
See below: Most of "ringworm" except the ones involving scalp are treated with topical creams. Ringworm on scalp is best treated by griseofulvins.
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Maureen Ziboh
25 years experience in Family Medicine
Shampooing the head: It should not be.

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