Uses of Iycotic Cream
Iycotic Cream is used in the treatment of fungal infections.
Iycotic Cream side effects
  • Application site burning sensation
How to use Iycotic Cream
This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the affected area and apply the cream. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.
How Iycotic Cream works
Iycotic Cream is an antifungal medication. It kills fungi by destroying the fungal cell membrane. This treats your infection.
Iycotic Cream related warnings
No interaction found/established
Iycotic Cream may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Iycotic Cream is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
No interaction found/established
No interaction found/established
No interaction found/established
What if you miss a dose of Iycotic Cream?
If you miss a dose of Iycotic Cream, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Iycotic Cream
KZ Cream
Hegde and Hegde Pharmaceutical LLP
₹6.17/gm of Cream
44% costlier
Nizral Cream
Janssen Pharmaceuticals
₹10/gm of Cream
133% costlier
Phytoral Ointment
Micro Labs Ltd
₹6.8/gm of Ointment
58% costlier
Candid KZ Cream
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹5.77/gm of Cream
34% costlier
Konaz Cream
Talent India
₹5.5/gm of Cream
28% costlier

Expert Advice

  • Your doctor has prescribed Iycotic Cream to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Iycotic

I have some type of fungal infections under and over my private parts.
Dr. Ravi Shankar M.
Apply Gandhaka Malahar, and Cap Tiktamrit 1-0-1 for one month after food, Aragwadhadhi Kashayam 15 ml twice a day with equal qty of water before food. Dry those parts completely after bath and use Candid dusting powder
Problem of fungal infections in groin areas (Tinea cruris) from the last 8 months taken allopathic medicine like fluka 150, candiforce but whenever's medicine closed its relapse
Dr. Faran Siddiqui
These are too powerful medication and its effects 2to3 months for effects to go off and a very light therapy like homeopathy to act . You may apply Calendula Nectar powder on affected areas.
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User Feedback


Q. Is Iycotic/Iycotic shampoo safe?
Yes, all medicines (products) containing Iycotic are safe at the recommended doses or when used at recommended frequency
Q. Is Iycotic/ Iycotic cream an antibiotic?
No, Iycotic is not an antibiotic as it does not kill bacteria. It belongs to triazole class of antifungal agents
Q. Is ketoconazole/ ketoconazole OTC?
No, ketoconazole products are under schedule H and are available on producing a prescription from your doctor
Q. What is Iycotic/Iycotic cream/Phytoral ointment used for?
Iycotic containing products such as creams and Phytoral ointments are used to treat fungal infections of the skin such as tinea corporis (ring worm), tinea cruris (fungal infections of the groin or buttocks), tinea pedis (fungal infection of the foot [athlete's foot]), tinea manus (fungal infection of the hand)
Q. Can I take ketoconazole with amoxicillin, ibuprofen, Tylenol (paracetamo), omeprazole, Benadryl (cough preparation)?
There are no known serious drug interactions between ketoconazole and drugs such as ibuprofen, Tylenol (paracetamol), Benadryl (cough preparation). It may interact with amoxicillin and omeprazole, where the absorption of ketoconazole may be reduced. Consult your doctor about all medications currently taken before starting and while on ketoconazole
Q. Can Iycotic cause hair loss?
Yes, Iycotic may rarely cause some hair loss
Q. Can Iycotic prevent hair loss?
No, Iycotic does not prevent hair loss. In fact, it may rarely cause hair loss
Q. Can Iycotic cause dry skin?
Yes, dry skin at the site of application is a common side effect of Iycotic
Q. Can Iycotic be used for conditions such as ring worms and psoriasis?
Yes, Iycotic is commonly used to treat fungal infections of skin such as ring worms. Psoriasis is not a fungal skin infection and use of Iycotic is not warranted to treat this condition
Q. Is Iycotic/ Iycotic cream a steroid?
No, Iycotic is not a steroid. It belongs to triazole class of antifungal agents
Q. Can I Iycotic at bedtime?
Iycotic can be taken at any time during the day
Q. Can Iycotic be taken for yeast infections?
Yes, Iycotic is prescribed for yeast infection. Patients should follow advice of the doctor regarding its use
Q. Does ketoconazole block Dihydrotestosterone (DHT)?
Ketoconazole has the ability to block the synthesis of all steroids produced by the adrenal gland, including the male sex hormone dihydrotestosterone. Testosterone synthesis from the testes is also blocked
Q. Does Iycotic expire?
Yes, medicines containing Iycotic have an expiry date. Read the information given on the package for accurate expiry date.
Related Lab Tests
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 12th Apr 2018.
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20 gm in 1 tube