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Ketz 2% Cream

By PEERAGE PHARMA PVT LTD
15g Cream in Tube
MRP 110.00
93.5015% OFF
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Ketz 2 % Description

Ketz 2% cream is intended for dermatophyte skin infections such as tinea corporis, tinea cruris, tinea manus and tinea pedis. The cream can also be used for other skin infections such as dermatitis,

Malassezia and candidosis. It can be applied externally on the skin, except close to your eyes and nose. Common side effects include burning or stinging sensation, redness, or irritation at the application site. Store the medication in a cool and dry place away from direct sunlight and moisture. Before starting the treatment, give a detailed account of your medical history and current medications.

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Product Summary

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ContainsKetoconazole(2.0 %)
Usesbacterial skin infection, fungal skin infection
Side effectsskin rash, oedema, inflammation, redness, itching, irritation
TherapyTOPICAL ANTI-FUNGAL
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uses

Uses of Ketz 2 %

  • Bacterial skin infections
  • Fungal skin infections
contraindications

Contraindications of Ketz 2 %

  • Allergy to ketoconazole or any other excipient
sideEffects

Side effects of Ketz 2 %

  • Skin rash
  • Oedema
  • Skin irritation
  • Skin inflammation
  • Itching
  • Burning or stinging sensation
  • Redness
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Ketz 2 %

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can Ketz cream be applied during pregnancy?
A:
The medication can be applied topically only, as there is no relevant data on the foetus abnormalities. Therefore, consulting your doctor is advisable.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can we apply Ketz cream during breastfeeding?
A:
There is no risk associated with applying Ketz cream during the breastfeeding stage. However, make sure you clean your hands after application and before breastfeeding.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have applied Ketz cream?
A:
The medication does not cause any dizziness or affect your driving ability.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol after applying Ketz cream?
A:
There is no data available on the use of this medication with alcohol.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are allergic to sulpha compounds, ketoconazole or imidazole derivatives
  • You are using other prescription or non-prescription medications
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Ketz 2 %

How Does It Work?

Ketz, a 2 % cream, contains ketoconazole, which possesses anti-mycotic and anti-fungal activity. The drug is from the imidazole category, which inhibits the ergosterol synthesis and increases the memb...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Ketz 2 %

  • Use this medication as advised by your doctor
  • This medication is meant for external use only
  • Apply the cream to the affected area—clean and dry the area before applying the cream
  • Apply a thin even layer to the affected area
  • Wash your hands thoroughly after application
interactions

Interactions of Ketz 2 %

Interactions with other medicines

  • No interaction studies have been performed

Other general Interactions

This medication should not be used in patients with hypersensitivity to imidazole derivatives or ketoconazole.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Ketz 2 %

  • Store below 30°C in a cool and dry place
  • Keep the medication away from moisture and direct sunlight
  • Keep away from children and pets
  • Do not flush the unused cream or discard it in household waste
  • Talk to your pharmacist about a safe way of discarding the unused or expired medications
dosage

Dosage of Ketz 2 %

Overdose

Excessive application may lead to skin rash, swelling and application site burning sensation. Clean and rinse the area with water. In case of accidental ingestion, it is advisable to report to the doc...
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Missed a Dose

If the dose is skipped, the medication should be applied as soon as you remember. However, if the duration of the second dose is near, avoid the previous dose and follow the regular schedule.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Where can I use Ketz cream?

A: Ketz cream can be used on your trunk, chest, back, hands, feet, scalp or genitals, depending on the site of infection.

Q: How long do I have to apply Ketz cream?

A: The treatment differs on the type of skin infection. Make sure you follow all the necessary precautions and hygiene with applying the cream. The treatment can take up to 2 to 6 weeks to show effect and can last longer if the infection persists. Even if your skin looks normal, you might have to use the cream to prevent further relapse, as advised by your doctor.

Q: What are the precautions to be taken with this cream?

A: Make sure you keep the infected area clean and dried. Wash your hands after using the cream. Do not touch the area unnecessarily. Avoid sharing your clothing or towel, which can be a source of infection.
Product Details
Brand
KETZ
Expires on or After
30/12/2023
Last Updated on: 25 May 2022 | 07:58 PM (IST)
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