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Ketol 2% Soap

By INTAS PHARMACEUTICALS LTD GX
75g Soap in Wrap
59.93*
MRP 70.50
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Ketoconazole(2.0 %)
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Therapeutic classification
Topical Anti-fungal

Medical Description

Ketol Soap is an antifungal medicated soap. It is used for the treatment of topical fungal infections. It contains ketoconazole as the active ingredient. It works by inhibiting the growth of the fungu
s on the skin. {cb}} Soap should be used as recommended by your doctor. Fungal infections are usually mild but can make one feel very uncomfortable. To get the best results and prevent the infection from spreading to other body parts you should follow certain hygiene practices while using this soap. Always wash your hands after touching the infected area, wear clean and dry clothes, keep the infected area clean, avoid sharing personal items with others and be careful while in communal areas.
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Uses of Ketol 2% Soap

Ketol Soap is used for the treatment of topical fungal infections.

Contraindications of Ketol 2% Soap

If you are known to be allergic to ketoconazole or any ingredients of Ketol Soap.

Side effects of Ketol 2% Soap

  • Itching
  • Sticky skin
  • Irritation of the skin
  • Rashes
  • Redness of the skin

Precautions and Warnings of Ketol 2% Soap

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I use Ketol Soap during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information available regarding the safety of the usage of Ketol Soap on pregnant women.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I use Ketol Soap while breastfeeding?
A:
There is limited information available regarding the safety of the usage of Ketol Soap in lactating mothers. Avoid using it in areas near the breast in case it is prescribed.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have appliedKetol Soap?
A:
Ketol Soap is applied topically on skin, so it is less likely to affect your driving ability.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol when I use Ketol Soap?
A:
There is no known interaction between alcohol and topical ketoconazole but due to consumption of alcohol, the healing process may be delayed.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience any skin allergy after the application of this soap.
  • Avoid sharing this soap with anyone else since fungal infections are contagious and spread easily.
  • If the soap goes into your eyes, immediately wash your eyes thoroughly with water.
  • This soap should not be used on children without consulting a doctor.

Mode of Action of Ketol 2% Soap

How Does It Work?

Ketol Soap works by inhibiting the formation of components that is very essential for the growth of the fungi, resulting in killing the fungus.

Directions for Use of Ketol 2% Soap

  • Wet the affected area and apply Ketol Soap generously.
  • Gently work up the lather using a circular motion.
  • Rinse with water and repeat if desired.
  • Avoid applying this soap on open wounds, broken skin, chapped, irritated or sunburned skin.
  • If it gets into your eyes, mouth or nose, wash it immediately.

Interactions of Ketol 2% Soap

Interactions with other medicines

Ketol Soap is meant for topical application and thus the interaction with other medicines taken orally is unlikely. However, it can interact with other medicines or products applied topically. Avoid c
oncomitant application of other medicated products.
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Storage and disposal of Ketol 2% Soap

  • Store at room temperature in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Ketol 2% Soap

Overdose

The chances of an overdose are unlikely because this is meant for topical application. But if you happen to apply this soap too many times and you experience any undesirable effects, seek medical advi
ce immediately.
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY

Dr. Abhishek B L

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I use Ketol Soap on the face?

A: Yes, it can be used on the face if prescribed by your doctor. However, care should be taken that the soap does not go into the eyes, nose and mouth.

Q: What is Ketol Soap used for?

A: This soap is used for the treatment of topical fungal infections.

Q: How do we get fungal infections?

A: Fungal infections are very common since we live in an environment surrounded by microorganisms and fungus is one of them. Fungal infections are contagious. It can spread from one body part to another and from one person to another through direct or indirect contact (sharing personal items and through contaminated surfaces).

Quick Summary

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ContainsKetoconazole(2.0 %)
UsesTopical fungal infections
Side effectsItching, sticky skin, irritation of the skin, rashes, redness of the skin
Last Updated on: 19 Jun 2021 | 06:53 PM (IST)
Disclaimer
The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not be treated as a replacement for physical medical consultation or advice. We do not guarantee the accuracy and the completeness of the information so provided. The absence of any information and/or warning to any drug shall not be considered and assumed as an implied assurance of the Company. We do not take any responsibility for the consequences arising out of the aforementioned information and strongly recommend you for a physical consultation in case of any queries or doubts. Please click here for detailed T&C.
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