Ketoril cream

Composition

Ketoconazole Cream IP 2% w/w

Indications

Ketoril Cream is prescribed for:
  • Topical treatment of Tinea Corporis, Tinea Cruris and Tinea Pedis caused by Trichophyton Rubrum, T. Mentagrophytes and Epidermophyton Floccosum
  • Treatment of Tinea (Pityriasis) Versicolor caused by Malassezia Furfur (Pityrosporum Orbiculare)
  • Treatment of Cutaneous Candidiasis caused by Candida Spp
  • Treatment of Seborrhoeic Dermatitis

Dosage & Administration

It is recommended that Ketoril Cream should be applied once daily to cover the affected and immediate surrounding area.

Patients with Tinea Versicolor, Candidal Infections, Tinea Cruris and Corporis should be treated for two weeks. Patients with Tinea Pedis require six weeks of treatment. Patients suffering from Seborrheic Dermatitis must apply Ketoril cream to the affected area twice daily for four weeks or until the clinical clearing.

If a patient shows no clinical improvement even after the treatment period, the diagnosis should be re-examined.

Contraindications

Ketoril Cream should not be used by persons who are hypersensitive to any of the ingredients of this formation.

Side Effects

Severe itching, burning, irritation, oily or dry scalp, mild hair loss, redness, pain, oozing of treated skin areas, eye redness, and swelling.

Presentation

KETORIL Cream is available in a tube of 30 g.