Ketosulf Shampoo contains Ketoconazole as main active ingredient.
Role of active ingredient: Ketoconazole is in a class of antifungal medications called imidazoles. It works by slowing the growth of fungi that cause infection and is used to treat tinea corporis, tinea cruris, tinea pedis, tinea versicolor, and yeast infections of the skin. Ketoconazole shampoo is used to control flaking, scaling, and itching of the scalp caused by dandruff, help to relieve the flaking, scaling and itching associated with dandruff. Ketosulf shampoo is used to treat fungal infection of scalp and to treat dandruff.