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Ketova 2% Bar

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By ASTAMED HEALTHCARE PVT LTD
75g Soap in Wrap
67.24*
MRP 82.00
15% OFF
3% EXTRA
Inclusive of all taxes
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Ketoconazole(2.0 %)
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Therapeutic classification
TOPICAL ANTI-FUNGAL

Medical Description

Ketova 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 fung...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
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    Quick Summary
uses

Uses of Ketova 2% Bar

Ketova Soap is used for the treatment of topical fungal infections.
contraindications

Contraindications of Ketova 2% Bar

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

Side effects of Ketova 2% Bar

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

Precautions and Warnings of Ketova 2% Bar

pregnancy

Pregnancy

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

Breast Feeding

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

Driving

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

Alcohol

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

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.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Ketova 2% Bar

How Does It Work?

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

Directions for Use of Ketova 2% Bar

  • Wet the affected area and apply Ketova 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

Interactions of Ketova 2% Bar

Interactions with other medicines

Ketova 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 ...
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storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Ketova 2% Bar

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

Dosage of Ketova 2% Bar

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...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Abhishek B L

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I use Ketova 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 Ketova 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).

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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 | 06:51 PM (IST)
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