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Saldan Shampoo


Product introduction

Saldan Shampoo is a combination medicine used in the treatment of dandruff which also provides a shiny appearance to the hair. It works by killing the microorganisms that cause infection.

Saldan 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 scalp for more than of 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 the dandruff. The medicine is not recommended for pregnant women. Pregnant and breastfeeding mothers should consult their doctors before using this medicine.

Uses of Saldan Shampoo

Benefits of Saldan Shampoo

In Treatment of Dandruff

Saldan Shampoo is used to control dandruff and gives relief from scaly, flaky, and itchy scalp. It is an antifungal and works by killing and stopping the growth of fungus that causes dandruff. Massage it on your scalp and leave it on for a few minutes before rinsing it off. Make sure you complete the full course of treatment. This will ensure that the infection is completely cured and prevent it from returning.

Side effects of Saldan Shampoo

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Saldan

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

How to use Saldan Shampoo

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

How Saldan Shampoo works

Saldan Shampoo is a combination of two medicines: Ketoconazole and Salicylic Acid which treat dandruff. Ketoconazole is an antifungal. It works by stopping the growth of dandruff-causing fungi by preventing them from forming their own protective covering. Salicylic Acid is a keratolytic medicine which helps break down the skin clumps on scalp and relieves itching and flaking associated with dandruff.

Safety advice

Alcohol
No interaction found/established
Pregnancy
No interaction found/established
Breast feeding
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 Saldan Shampoo?

If you miss a dose of Saldan Shampoo, apply 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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Quick tips

  • Saldan Shampoo is used for the treatment and prevention of dandruff.
  • Leave the shampoo on for three to five minutes before rinsing.
  • Avoid getting it in the eyes, mouth or nose. Rinse with cold water if you accidentally get it in these areas.
  • Stop using Saldan Shampoo and inform your doctor if you notice any irritation or any other skin infection.
  • Your usual shampoo can be used as necessary between treatment with this medicine.

Fact Box

Habit Forming
No
Therapeutic Class
DERMA

Patient concerns

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My scalp is very dry I do not apply hair oil because it makes my face oily What should i do to get rid of dry scalp?
Dr. Atula Gupta
Dermatology
Dry could be dandruffScales are there due to dandruff
Dandruff and skin allergy due to dandruff, rashes on skin due to dandruff
Dr. Souvik Sardar
Dermatology
Due SCALPE LOTION - thrice weekly on alternate day for 4wks. . Kip it for 5mins in wet scalp and wash offPost pictures of the allegyPlz post a picture wch will help me to diagnose and treat use proper light else plz visit a dermatologist for a face to face consultation and examination
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Manufacturer/Marketer address

Regaliz India Ltd., 310, Western Edge - II, Western Express Highway, Borivali (East), Mumbai - 400 066, Maharashtra, INDIA.
Country of origin: India
Expires on or after: December, 2023

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