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Ketovate 2% Shampoo 100ml

By BAL PHARMA LIMITED
100ml Shampoo in Bottle
176.79*
MRP 213.00
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Ketovate 2 % Description

Ketovate Shampoo contains ketoconazole, an antifungal medicine. It is used for the treatment and prevention of dandruff and flaky scalp. Ketoconazole binds to the fungal cell membrane and inhibits it

growth by altering the permeability of cell membranes. Ketovate Shampoo should be used as advised by your doctor.

Product Summary

Offer Price₹176.79
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ContainsKetoconazole(2.0 %)
UsesDandruff
Side effectsDry hair, skin burning sensation, thinning of the hair
TherapyANTI-DANDRUFF
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Uses of Ketovate 2 %

Ketovate Shampoo is used for the treatment and prevention of dandruff.

Contraindications of Ketovate 2 %

If you are allergic to Ketoconazole or any other contents of this medicine

Side effects of Ketovate 2 %

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

Precautions and Warnings of Ketovate 2 %

Pregnancy

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

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I use Ketovate Shampoo while breastfeeding?
A:
Use of Ketovate Shampoo by the mother poses little or no risk to the breastfed infant.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have used Ketovate Shampoo?
A:
The use of Ketovate Shampoo does not impact your driving abilities.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol if I am using Ketovate Shampoo?
A:
Avoid the use of alcohol.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • Your skin condition doesn't improve, become worse or if you experience any side effects.
  • Take precautions to ensure the shampoo does not get into your eyes. If it does, wash your eyes with cold water gently.
  • If 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.

Mode of Action of Ketovate 2 %

How Does It Work?

Ketoconazole is an antifungal medicine. Dandruff is caused by a fungus Malassezia residing on the scalp. It inhibits the growth of fungus and yeasts by altering the permeability of fungal cell membran...
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Directions for Use of Ketovate 2 %

  • Wet your hair and scalp well with water. Apply enough shampoo and gently massage it over your entire scalp. Keep it for 5-10 mins before rinsing off. Rinse your hair and scalp with water.
  • Ketovate Shampoo may be irritating to mucous membranes of the eyes and contact with this area should be avoided.
  • If Ketovate Shampoo does get into the eyes, they should be bathed gently with cold water.

Interactions of Ketovate 2 %

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 Ketovate Shampoo, to prevent worsening of an underlying condition.

Storage and disposal of Ketovate 2 %

  • Store the Ketovate Shampoo in a closed container at room temperature, away from heat, moisture and direct light.
  • Keep out of reach of children. Do not use after the expiry date.

Dosage of Ketovate 2 %

Overdose

As Ketovate Shampoo 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 Ketovate Shampoo, apply it the next time you wash your hair. Do not over apply the shampoo 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 Ketovate Shampoo?

A: Wet your hair and scalp well with water. Apply enough shampoo and gently massage it over your entire scalp. Rinse your hair and scalp with water

Q: Is Ketovate Shampoo good for hair?

A: Dandruff makes your hair brittle and causes hair to fall. Ketovate Shampoo will help you to get rid of dandruff.

Q: Does Ketoconazole work on severe dandruff?

A: Ketoconazole is effective in controlling mild, moderate and severe dandruff. It also reduces flaking, scaling and itching.
Product Details
Brand
KETOVATE
Expires on or After
29/06/2023
Last Updated on: 06 May 2022 | 08:23 PM (IST)

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