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Overview

Introduction

Ktc Medicated Shampoo is a combination of two antifungal medicines that effectively treats dandruff. It kills the fungi that cause the infection and relieves itching and irritation.

Ktc Medicated Shampoo is only meant for external use and should be used as advised 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. Make sure not to leave it on the scalp for more than 5 minutes.  If it gets into your eyes, nose, or mouth rinse with water.

This medicine is usually safe, however, it may cause burning, irritation, itching, and redness at the application site. These side effects are usually mild and self-limiting. Serious side effects are rare.

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 medicine for dandruff. The medicine is not recommended for pregnant women. Pregnant and breastfeeding mothers should consult their doctors before using this medicine.

Uses of Ktc Shampoo

Side effects of Ktc Shampoo

Common
  • Application site reactions (burning, irritation, itching and redness)

How to use Ktc Shampoo

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

How Ktc Shampoo works

Ktc Medicated Shampoo is a combination of two antifungal medicines: Ketoconazole and Zinc pyrithione. It works by destroying the cell membrane of fungi that cause dandruff.

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

Alternate Brands

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

  • Ktc Medicated Shampoo is used for the treatment and prevention of fungal infections of the 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 Ktc Medicated Shampoo.

Patient Concerns

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Dr. prescribed KTC lotion for my body fungal infection, but there KTC shampoo only for scalp available in Market. Can I use this shampoo for my body ? or is there KTC available in body lotion available in Market?
Dr. Atula Gupta
Dermatology
kindly send picture of affected area
I have lot of dandruff can you suggest which medicated shampoo is better to remove it
Dr. Atula Gupta
Dermatology
Keraglo AD shampoo thrice weekly for wash
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References
  1. PubChem. Zinc pyrithione. [Accessed 29 Mar. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  2. ScienceDirect. Ketoconazole. [Accessed 29 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  3. ScienceDirect. Zinc pyrithione. [Accessed 29 Mar. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
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