Kenazol (Shampoo)
Dandruff Therapy

COMPOSITION:
Each 1g Kenazol Shampoo contains 20mg ketoconazole.

INDICATIONS:
KENAZOL shampoo has a potent activity against pathogenic derma-tophytes and yeasts including pityrosporon Spp. KENAZOL shampoo is used in:

  • The treatment and protection of seborrhoeic dermatitis in head scalp. It rapidly relieves the scaling and pruritus usually associated with such dermatitis.
  • The treatment of pityriasis versicolor.
  • The treatment of Pityriasis capitis.

USAGE:
Hair (or the affected areas of the skin) should be rubbed thoroughly with KENAZOL shampoo and must be left with contact of skin for 3 - 5 minutes, then rinsed with water adequately.

  • The period of treatment in :

Pityriasis versicolor: once daily for 5 days.
Seborrhoeic dermatitis and dandruff: twice weekly for 2 - 4 weeks.

  • The period of protection in :

Pityriasis versicolor: once daily for 3 days in a single treatment course before exposure to sunshine.
Seborrhoeic dermatitis and dandruff: once every 1 - 2 weeks.

CONTRAINDICATIONS:
Hypersensitivity to ketoconazole or to any ingredients.

SIDE EFFECTS:
Irritation has been reported rarely.

PRECAUTIONS:

  • Irritation may occur when KENAZOL shampoo is used immediately after prolonged treatment with topical corticosteroids on the same area. Therefore it is recommended to wait about 2 weeks after stopping treatment with topical corticosteroids before using KENAZOL shampoo.
  • Keep out of the eyes, If KENAZOL shampoo got into the eyes they should be washed with water.

USE IN PREGNANCY AND LACTATION:
No ketoconazole is detected in plasma following topical administration, but care should be taken.

PRESENTATION:
Carton pack contains bottle of 100ml, with leaflet.

 

 

 
 
 

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