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Keraglo - AD Anti-Dandruff Shampoo


Overview

Introduction

Keraglo - AD Anti-Dandruff Shampoo is an antifungal medicine used to treat fungal infections of the skin. It works by killing the fungus that causes infections such as athlete’s foot, Dhobie Itch, thrush, ringworm and dry, flaky skin. It kills fungi by destroying the fungal cell membrane.

Keraglo - AD Anti-Dandruff Shampoo should be used in the dose and duration as prescribed by your doctor. This medicine should be used regularly to get the most benefit from it. Do not use more than you need – it will not clear your condition faster and may only increase the side effects. Skin infections will usually get better after 2 to 4 weeks. Do not use it for longer than your doctor has told you to and let him or her know if your condition does not improve after 2 to 4 weeks of treatment. You can help the medicine work better by keeping the affected areas clean, making sure they are dry and washing your hands before and after treating the infection. Make sure not to leave it on scalp for more than of 5 minutes.

The most common side effects of using this medicine include a burning sensation and irritation, dryness, peeling or blistering of the skin. These are not usually serious, but you should call your doctor if you think you might have a severe allergic reaction. Signs of this include rash, swelling of the lips, throat or face, swallowing or breathing problems, feeling dizzy or faint and nausea. Get emergency help if this happens. Avoid direct contact of the medicine with your eyes. In case of direct contact, wash your eyes with water and seek immediate medical attention.

it is not likely that other medicines you take by mouth or injection will affect the way this medicine works, but talk to your doctor before using it if you have recently used another cream that contains a steroid or had an allergic reaction to another antifungal medicine. This medicine should only be used if it is clearly needed if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Ask your doctor if it is safe.

Uses of Keraglo Shampoo

Side effects of Keraglo Shampoo

Common
  • Dryness
  • Hair discolouration
  • Abnormal hair texture

How to use Keraglo Shampoo

Use it as advised by your doctor or check the label for directions before use.

How Keraglo Shampoo works

Keraglo - AD Anti-Dandruff Shampoo is an antifungal medication. It kills and stops the growth of the fungi by destroying its cell membrane, thereby treating your skin infection.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
No interaction found/established
Pregnancy
No interaction found/established
Breastfeeding
No interaction found/established
Driving
No interaction found/established
Kidney
No interaction found/established
Liver
No interaction found/established

What if you forget to take Keraglo Shampoo?

If you miss a dose of Keraglo - AD Anti-Dandruff Shampoo, 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.

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For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
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Quick Tips

  • Keraglo - AD Anti-Dandruff Shampoo is used for the treatment and prevention of fungal infections of the skin and scalp such as dandruff.
  • Leave the shampoo on for three to five minutes before rinsing.
  • Take care to avoid getting it in your eyes. If accidental exposure occurs, rinse immediately with plenty of water.
  • Your usual shampoo can be used as necessary between treatment with Keraglo - AD Anti-Dandruff Shampoo.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Keraglo with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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Patient Concerns

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Hair starts falling for the last 6 months .I almost lost 50-60% of my hair. I have dandruff problem. if I miss even 2,3 days of shampooing, dandruff will be at its highest. Also have lots n lots of tension that is beyond my control.
Dr. Atula Gupta
Dermatology
Tab Keraglo men once daily for 3 months . Stop oil application ( for dandruff ) . Wash everyday . Use anti dandruff shampoo like ( Keraglo AD shampoo ) three times in a week .
I have flakes of dandruff on my scalp Which multivitamins should I take according to my age For eyes skin calcium etc All that our body needs during this age
Dr. Arpit Shrimal
Dermatology
For dandruff Keraglo-AD shampooVC20 serum for skin
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FAQs

Q. What is the use of Keraglo?

Keraglo is used to control scaling, flaking and itching caused by dandruff. Dandruff is caused by excessive growth of Malassezia furfur, which is part of normal skin flora. It is also used to treat irregular white or brown patches which occur on the body and sometimes appear after being in the sun (tinea/pityriasis versicolor).

Q. How often should I use Keraglo?

If you are using it to treat dandruff, you should use it only twice weekly and if you are using it to prevent dandruff, then use it once weekly. Do not use Keraglo more often than directed.

Q. How should I apply Keraglo?

You should first wash your hair or affected area thoroughly with water. Then apply a small amount of Keraglo on the scalp. Massage properly to form lather. Leave it for 3-5 minutes, then thoroughly rinse with water. If you have long and thick hair, you can wash with your usual shampoo first and then use Keraglo.

Q. Should I stop using the steroid cream for dandruff if I have started Keraglo?

Do not stop using the steroid cream suddenly because this may flare up the dandruff. Instead, reduce the amount you use and gradually withdraw it over a period of 2-3 weeks.

Q. Can Keraglo affect vision if it gets into the eye while washing hair?

Be careful while washing your hair and do not let the shampoo get into the eye. However, if it accidentally enters the eye, do not worry and wash your eyes gently with water.

Q. What if someone accidentally swallows Keraglo?

Keraglo is meant for external use only and you should use it carefully so that it does not get into the mouth. Accidental swallowing is normally harmless but if you are worried, you should contact your doctor immediately.

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