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Is Nizoral (ketoconazole) shampoo effective and safe to use 3x a week for long periods of time? To treat seb dermatitis

Is Nizoral (ketoconazole) shampoo effective and safe to use 3x a week for long periods of time? To treat seb dermatitis

Nizoral (ketoconazole): This mediated shampoo is used frequently to treat seborhreic dermatitis. Three times per week to start is a common recommendation. If you notice no improvement after a couple of weeks you may need to try something else. ...Read more

Dr. James Krick
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Ketoconazole (Definition)

This medication is used to treat fungal infections. In dentistry it is used for oral ...Read more


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What are the side effects of nizoral (ketoconazole)?

What are the side effects of nizoral (ketoconazole)?

Betnovate is a: Trade name for betamethasone, a topical steroid. Nizoral (ketoconazole) is an anti-yeast/fungal, occasionally causes nauses. All drugs have allergies. ...Read more

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Nizoral (ketoconazole) contains SLS and Parabens. True Or False?

Here is a list of th: Ingredients in Nizoral (ketoconazole) cream:purified water, propylene glycol, cetyl alcohol, stearyl
alcohol, sorbitan stearate, polysorbate 60, polysorbate 80, sodium sulphite
(E221) and isopropyl myristate. Remember if generic is given other ingredients may be found ...Read more

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Has anyone experienced any negative side-effects from Nizoral (ketoconazole)?

Has anyone experienced any negative side-effects from Nizoral (ketoconazole)?

Certainly: All medications will have someone have a side effect that is less than desirable. It involves a lot of factors.....Ketooconazole should not be taken with erythromycin's and in some can cause liver problems. Most people do very well and it is safe enough to have the topical form over the counter. Oral is still a prescription. Talk to your prescribing doctor if you have concerns. ...Read more

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Hello I'm Casper. I recently got really bad psoriasis. I've had it a little bit in the past but it's almost all over my body now. Have tried Nizoral (ketoconazole).

Get serious Rx: Listen, Casper. You're going to need prescription-strength Rx and long-term care by a dermatologist. Home, over-the-counter and "pop" / "natural" remedies will fail. Good luck with this. ...Read more

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Is a prescription needed for nizoral (ketoconazole)?

Is a prescription needed for nizoral (ketoconazole)?

Mostly yes: You can buy ketoconazole shampoo over the counter (without a prescription). Otherwise forms (such as cream for the skin or medication to be taken orally) require a prescription. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of Nizoral (ketoconazole) and betnovate?

Betnovate is a: Trade name for betamethasone, a topical steroid. Nizoral (ketoconazole) is an anti-yeast/fungal, occasionally causes nauses. All drugs have allergies. ...Read more

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Where can I find Nizoral (ketoconazole) shampoo available for sale?

Over The Counter: Nizoral (ketoconazole) shampoo is available over the counter and may be purchased at many pharmacies and amazon. Com. ...Read more

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Using Nizoral (ketoconazole) shampoo helps person suffering from alpoecia?

Using Nizoral (ketoconazole) shampoo helps person suffering from alpoecia?

Possibly: There is data to suggest that male pattern alopecia may benefit from use of ketoconazole topically, although not approved for usage by fda. Currently only approved usage is for dandruff and seborrheic scalp dermatitis. ...Read more

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Will the nizoral (ketoconazole) cream work on my shifting clouds if it is expired?

Shifting clouds?: Not sure what you mean by "shifting clouds". Please resubmit question. In general, it is not advisable to use expired medication. ...Read more

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I have little sand like grains on my scalp with a slight itch. I have been using Nizoral (ketoconazole) 2%. It does not help with this issue.

I have little sand like grains on my scalp with a slight itch. I have been using Nizoral (ketoconazole) 2%. It does not help with this issue.

Send us a picture: You can upload a picture of the scalp at www. Imgur. Com
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You can resubmit the question to us again with the URL address listed and we will be able to view it. This is all done anonymously. ...Read more

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I have a reoccurring rash that has been treated in the past with Nizoral (ketoconazole) and ketaconozole. Is there something OTC I can get to replace?

I have a reoccurring rash that has been treated in the past with Nizoral (ketoconazole) and ketaconozole. Is there something OTC I can get to replace?

Begin with diagnosis: Ketoconazole is generic version of Nizoral (ketoconazole). Neither is effective for "recurring rash" unless it is seborrheic dermatitis or fungus or yeast. Suppose you have something else? Then you will find best relief by using whatever is indicated for that diagnosis. I suggest you consult a skin DR (dermatologist). ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Nizoral allergy?

What is the definition or description of: Nizoral allergy?

Nizoral allergy: Nizoral (Ketoconazole) is an antifungal medication. An allergy occurs when your body’s immune system creates antibodies to a foreign substance causing a reaction that can be mild to severe. For potential adverse effects see: https://www. Drugs. Com/nizoral. Html ...Read more

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Which is best for balanitis, naftin (naftifine) or nizoral?

Which is best for balanitis, naftin (naftifine) or nizoral?

Nizoral (ketoconazole): Nizoral has a broader spectrum of antifungal coverage than naftin (naftifine). Naftin (naftifine) indicated for trichophyton fungal infections (athlete's foot, jock rash) whereas Nizoral also covers candida (yeast) fungal infections which is commonly associated with balanitis. ...Read more

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How much time should it take for Nizoral (ketoconazole) 2% cream to clear candida?

How much time should it take for Nizoral (ketoconazole) 2% cream to clear candida?

About a week: It's pretty good. If candida is a recurrent problem, ask your phyiscian whether you need to be checked for some underlying problem. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Should I use head and shoulders conditioner after washing Nizoral (ketoconazole) shampoo?

Should I use head and shoulders conditioner after washing Nizoral (ketoconazole) shampoo?

You Can: Head and shoulders typically has selenium sulfide in it which has a different mechanism of action that Nizoral (ketoconazole-an antifungal). These topicals are typically used to treat seborrheic dermatitis/dandruff. Because each works differently, you may get more of an affect using both. Good luck! ...Read more

Dr. Oscar Novick
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Nizoral (Definition)

Nizoral is an anti-fungal agent which is a kind ...Read more