Nizral Cream 2% 30gm
|Manufacturer||Johnson & Johnson|
Nizral 2% cream (Ketoconazole)
Nizral cream is an anti-fungal medication. It’s used topically to treat different forms of fungal infection in several parts of the body. The key ingredient of this cream is Ketoconazole that can kill fungal infections. This cream is usually prescribed to treat tinea cersicolor (sun fungus), ringworm, athlete's foot, canadida infection (cutaneous candidiasis), and seborrheic dermatitis. Manufactured by Johnson & Johnson, Nizoral Cream (Nizral) is widely available in the strength of 2%.
General information of Nizral 2%
What is Nizral 2% used for?
Nizral cream 2% is specifically formulated as an aqueous cream for the topical treatment of tinea corporis (ringworm), tinea cruris (jock itch) and tinea pedis (athlete's foot). These topical problems are typically caused by the fungal infections known as T. mentagrophytes, Trichophyton rubrum, and Epidermophyton floccosum. The fungal infection probably causes brown or light colored spots on the legs, neck, chest, back, or arms.
How does Nizral 2% work?
The antifungal property of Nizral cream known as ketoconazole can kill sensitive fungi by interfering with the formation of the fungal cell membrane. It can weaken cell membrane, thereby removing fungi over a period of time.
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What does Nizral 2% contain?
Nizral 2% contains the active component Ketokonazole. Each tube contains 2% of the active ingredient Ketoconazole.
What are the side effects of Nizral 2%?
There are several possible side effects of Nizral 2% cream that can be experienced by the people in different ways. It’s important to remember that only mentioning of all the side effects in the drug description does not mean that you will experience all of them or any of them. The following are some of those side effects associated with this medicine.
Common side effects include:
- Burning sensation
- Redness or itching at the application site
- Fever and chills
Some uncommon or severe side effects include:
- Raised intracranial pressure
- Allergic inflammation of the skin (contact dermatitis)
- Transient elevations in LFTs
- Skin peeling or blistering
- Sticky skin
Hepatotoxicity is found to be a potentially fatal side effect of Nizral cream. Usually, these side effects are not informed by the drug’s manufacturer. It’s advised that you should consult your doctor or a pharmacist to get more information about any other possible risks associated with this medicine. Rare cases of contact dermatitis have been reported with Ketoconazole or one of its inactive ingredients.
What medications interact with Nizral 2%?
Certain medicines and salt interactions may influence the effectiveness of Nizral cream when taken together. Generally, Nizral cream interacts with some medicines and salts like Abiraterone acetate, Alcohol, Alfentanil, and Aliskiren. Also, avoid concurrent use with Clopidogrel.
When should Nizral 2% not be used?
Nizral 2% should not be used in patients with hypersensitivity to ketoconazole and other active ingredients of the medicine.
How should Nizral 2% be used?
Generally, Nizral cream 2% must be applied to the affected area twice a day for four weeks. Since the cream is for topical use, you will realize when to apply next dose. Never use an excess amount of cream and you can discuss with your doctor as how long to use it. You have to sure to use Nizoral cream for the full course of treatment. Leaving the treatment of fungal infection, incomplete could become less sensitive to other medicines.
How long should you use Nizral 2%?
Continue using it as for as long as recommended by the physician.
Missed dose of Nizral 2%
If you have missed a dose, apply it as soon as you remember. Do not apply more than the recommended time.
How should Nizral 2% be stored?
You can store this medicine at room temperature, away from heat, moisture and direct light. You need not freeze medicines unless the packaging or storage instructions clearly require you to do that. Please keep Nizral cream away from children and pets to prevent them from accidental consumption.