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Fungicide Cream 20gm

By TORRENT PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
20g Cream in Tube
MRP 55.00
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Fungicide Cream 20gm Description

Fungicide Cream is used in dandruff and flaky scalp. It contains a combination of ketoconazole and zinc pyrithione as its active ingredients. Ketoconazole binds to the fungal cell membrane and inhibi

ts its growth by altering the permeability of cell membranes. Fungicide Cream should be used as advised by your doctor.

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Product Summary

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ContainsKetoconazole(2.0 %) + Zinc Pyrithione(1.0 %)
UsesDandruff
Side effectsDry hair, skin burning sensation, thinning of the hair
TherapyTOPICAL ANTI-FUNGAL
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uses

Uses of Fungicide Cream 20gm

Fungicide Cream is used for the treatment and prevention of dandruff.
contraindications

Contraindications of Fungicide Cream 20gm

If you are allergic to ketoconazole or zinc pyrithione or any other contents of Fungicide Cream
sideEffects

Side effects of Fungicide Cream 20gm

  • Dry hair
  • Skin burning sensation
  • Thinning of the hair
  • Change of hair texture
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Fungicide Cream 20gm

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I use Fungicide Cream during pregnancy?
A:
Fungicide Cream should not be used during pregnancy unless considered necessary by your doctor. Do not use without consulting your doctor.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I use Fungicide Cream while breastfeeding?
A:
Use of Fungicide Cream while breastfeeding poses little or no risk to the breastfed infant.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have used Fungicide Cream?
A:
Fungicide Cream is a topical preparation and may not affect the driving ability or ability to handle machinery.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol if I am using Fungicide Cream?
A:
There is no data regarding interactions between Fungicide Cream and alcohol.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • Your skin condition doesn't improve, worsens or if you experience any side effects.
  • Take precautions to ensure the Cream does not get into your eyes if it does wash your eyes with cold water gently.
  • You are applying any steroid creams, gradually decrease the application over 2-3 weeks. Suddenly stopping it is not advised as it may worsen your skin problems.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Fungicide Cream 20gm

How Does It Work?

Ketoconazole and zinc pyrithione are antifungal medicines. Dandruff is caused by a fungus Malassezia residing on the scalp. It inhibits the growth of fungus and yeasts by altering the permeability of ...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Fungicide Cream 20gm

  • Fungicide Cream should be used as directed by the doctor.
  • Read the instructions on the label before usage.
  • Wet your hair and scalp well with water. Apply enough Cream and gently massage it over your entire scalp. Keep it for 5-10 mins before rinsing off. Rinse your hair and scalp with water.
  • Fungicide Cream may be irritating to mucous membranes of the eyes and contact with this area should be avoided.
  • In case your eyes come in contact with Fungicide Cream rinse your eyes with cold water thoroughly.
interactions

Interactions of Fungicide Cream 20gm

Interactions with other medicines

If you were on any steroid creams for a prolonged time, it is recommended to withdraw it over 2-3 weeks, while using Fungicide Cream, to prevent worsening of an underlying condition.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Fungicide Cream 20gm

  • Store the Fungicide Cream in a closed container at room temperature, away from heat, moisture and direct light.
  • Keep out of the reach of children and pets.
  • Do not use expired products.
dosage

Dosage of Fungicide Cream 20gm

Overdose

As Fungicide Cream is only for external use, cases of overdose are unlikely. However, upon accidental ingestion contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

If you miss applying Fungicide Cream, apply it the next time you wash your hair. Do not over apply the Cream just to compensate for the missed application.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: How to use Fungicide Cream?

  • Wet your hair and scalp well with water
  • Apply enough Cream and gently massage it over your entire scalp
  • Rinse your hair and scalp with water

Q: Is Fungicide Cream good for hair?

  • Dandruff makes your hair brittle and causes hair fall
  • Fungicide Cream will help you to get rid of dandruff

Q: Can Fungicide be used on coloured hair?

A: Yes, it can be used on coloured hair.

Q: Will Fungicide cure dandruff permanently?

A: Fungicide will help control and get rid of dandruff. Keeping the scalp clean, proper head massages, not using harsh Creams or hair colour and taking appropriate supplements along with Fungicide shall help get rid of dandruff.

Q: Can both men and women use Fungicide Cream?

A: Yes, both men and women can use Fungicide Cream.

Q: What is the use of Fungicide Cream?

A: Fungicide Cream is used for treating and preventing dandruff.
Product Details
Brand
FUNGICIDE
Expires on or After
15/10/2024
Last Updated on: 13 May 2022 | 04:39 PM (IST)

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