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StayHappi Ketoconazole+Zinc pyrithione Shampoo

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StayHappi Ketoconazole+Zinc pyrithione 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.

StayHappi Ketoconazole+Zinc pyrithione 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 StayHappi Shampoo

Side effects of StayHappi 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 StayHappi

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

How to use StayHappi Shampoo

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

How StayHappi Shampoo works

StayHappi Ketoconazole+Zinc pyrithione 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

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No interaction found/established
No interaction found/established
No interaction found/established
No interaction found/established
No interaction found/established

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Quick Tips

  • StayHappi Ketoconazole+Zinc pyrithione 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 StayHappi Ketoconazole+Zinc pyrithione Shampoo.
  • StayHappi Ketoconazole+Zinc pyrithione Shampoo must be applied to the affected area as prescribed by your doctor.
  • Do not use this medicine more often or for longer than advised by your doctor.
  • Before each application, wash the affected area with soap and water and dry well. 
  • Avoid getting it in the eyes, mouth or nose. Rinse with cold water if you accidentally get it in these areas.
  • Stop using StayHappi Ketoconazole+Zinc pyrithione Shampoo and inform your doctor if you notice any irritation or any other skin infection.
  • Inform your doctor if the treated skin area does not improve after 2-4 weeks of treatment.

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Patient Concerns

How to get rid of pimples and dandruff
Dr. Dharamvir Singh
Apply ketoconazole shampoo daily on face n hair
I use to have dandruff for which i was cured by using ketoconazole shampoo and zinc pyrithoine shampoo ,at the same time i started to have dandruff flakes in my ear. Kindly tell me if i should use ketoconazole cream for application in my ear , or do you prefer any dar drops
Dr. Vijay Verma
Candid ointment help visit ent specialist they will put its pack and it will help a lot
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13Th Floor, Pearl Best Hight-1, Netaji Subhash Place, Pitampura, Delhi North Delhi DL 110034 IN
Country of Origin: India
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