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Generic Nizoral Cream for  Treating  Fungal Infections of the Skin
Generic Nizoral Cream for  Treating  Fungal Infections of the Skin
Generic Nizoral Cream for  Treating  Fungal Infections of the Skin
Generic Nizoral Cream for  Treating  Fungal Infections of the Skin
Generic Nizoral Cream for  Treating  Fungal Infections of the Skin
Generic Nizoral Cream for  Treating  Fungal Infections of the Skin
Generic Nizoral Cream for  Treating  Fungal Infections of the Skin
Generic Nizoral Cream for  Treating  Fungal Infections of the Skin
Generic Nizoral Cream for  Treating  Fungal Infections of the Skin
Generic Nizoral Cream for  Treating  Fungal Infections of the Skin
Generic Nizoral Cream for  Treating  Fungal Infections of the Skin
Generic Nizoral Cream for  Treating  Fungal Infections of the Skin
Generic Nizoral Cream for  Treating  Fungal Infections of the Skin
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Generic Nizoral Cream for Treating Fungal Infections of the Skin

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Generic Nizoral Cream (Nizral Cream) is used for treating certain fungal infections of the skin. The active ingredient present is Ketoconazole 2%.

Generic Nizoral Cream (Nizral Cream) is used for treating certain fungal infections of the skin. The active ingredient present is Ketoconazole 2%.

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  • 1. Generic Nizoral Cream Generic Nizoral Cream (Nizral Cream) is used for treating certain fungal infections of the skin. © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  • 2. Generic Nizoral Cream Chemical Structure © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  • 3. Generic Nizoral Cream Active Ingredient The active pharmaceutical ingredient contained in Generic Nizoral Cream (Nizral Cream) is Ketoconazole. © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  • 4. Generic Nizoral Cream Indications Generic Nizoral Cream (Ketoconazole Cream 2%), contains the broad-spectrum synthetic antifungal agent, ketoconazole 2%, formulated in an aqueous cream. Ketoconazole Cream 2% is indicated for the topical treatment of tinea corporis (ringworm), tinea cruris (jock itch) and tinea pedis (athlete's foot) caused by Trichophyton rubrum, T. mentagrophytes and Epidermophyton floccosum. © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  • 5. Generic Nizoral Cream Indications Generic Nizoral Cream (Nizral Cream) is also used in the treatment of tinea (pityriasis) versicolor caused by Malassezia furfur (fungal infection that causes brown or light colored spots on the chest, back, arms, legs, or neck); in the treatment of cutaneous candidiasis caused by Candida spp. and in the treatment of seborrheic dermatitis (yeast infections of the skin). © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  • 6. Generic Nizoral Cream Recommended Adult Dosage Cutaneous candidiasis, tinea corporis, tinea cruris, tinea pedis and tinea (pityriasis) versicolor: It is recommended that Ketoconazole Cream 2% be applied once daily to cover the affected and immediate surrounding area. Clinical improvement may be seen fairly soon after treatment is begun; however, candidal infections and tinea cruris and corporis should be treated for two weeks in order to reduce the possibility of recurrence. © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  • 7. Generic Nizoral Cream Recommended Adult Dosage Patients with tinea versicolor usually require two weeks of treatment. Patients with tinea pedis require six weeks of treatment. Seborrheic dermatitis: Ketoconazole Cream 2% should be applied to the affected area twice daily for four weeks or until clinical clearing. If there is no clinical improvement in a patient after the treatment period, the diagnosis should be redetermined. © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  • 8. Generic Nizoral Cream Missed Dose If you forget an application, apply some ointment as soon as you remember. However, if you remember when it is almost time for your next dose, take only your usual dose at that time. © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  • 9. Generic Nizoral Cream Contraindications Generic Nizoral Cream (Nizral Cream) is contraindicated in the following conditions: ➔Hypersensitivity to Ketoconazole or any inactive component of this medication. © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  • 10. Generic Nizoral Cream Side Effects of Generic Nizoral Cream The common side effects of Generic Nizoral Cream (Nizral Cream) are severe irritation, pruritus and stinging. During clinical trials one of the patients treated with Ketoconazole Cream developed a painful allergic reaction. In worldwide postmarketing experience, rare reports of contact dermatitis have been associated with Ketoconazole Cream or one of its inactive ingredients, namely sodium sulfite or propylene glycol. © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  • 11. Generic Nizoral Cream Warnings And Precautions ➔Ketoconazole Cream 2% contains sodium sulfite anhydrous, a sulfite that may cause allergic-type reactions including anaphylactic symptoms and life-threatening or less severe asthmatic episodes in certain susceptible people. ➔If a reaction suggesting sensitivity or chemical irritation should occur, use of the medication should be discontinued. © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  • 12. Generic Nizoral Cream Storage Instructions Keep in a cool, dry place where the temperature stays at 25° C (variation permitted to 15° - 30° C (59° - 86° F) ). Do not store Generic Nizoral Cream, or any other medicine, in a bathroom or near a sink. Keep away from children and pets. © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland
  • 13. Generic Nizoral Cream Nizral Cream Manufactured in India by Johnson & Johnson For more information click here © The Swiss Pharmacy, Geneva Switzerland

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