KetoZEM 2% Soap is an anti-fungal medicine used to treat various skin infections such as athlete's foot, jock itch, tinea versicolor, seborrheic dermatitis, etc. which may appear on the feet, hands, groin or genital areas, face, chest or back caused by fungi.
01.How long does it take for this medicine to take effect?
The amount of time required for this medicine to show its action is not clinically established.
02.How long do the effects of this medicine last?
The amount of time for which this medicine remains active in the body is not clinically established.
03.Is this a habit forming medicine?
No habit-forming tendencies were reported.
04.Is it safe to consume alcohol while taking this medicine?
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
05.Can this medicine be taken during pregnancy?
This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before using this medicine.
06.Can this medicine be taken while breast-feeding?
This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before using this medicine.
Major & minor side effects
Burning sensation of skin
Skin redness or itching
Dry or scaly skin
What is it prescribed for?
Skin fungal infections
This medicine is used to treat various skin infections such as athlete's foot, jock itch, ringworm infections, tinea versicolor, etc caused by fungi.
When Not To Use
This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known allergy to ketoconazole, or any other inactive ingredients present in the formulation.
If you forget to use this medicine, apply as per the directions next time you wash your affected area.
An overdose of this medicine is not likely to cause severe symptoms. However, ingestion of this medicine may cause harm and immediate medical intervention may be required.
This medicine is not recommended for use in patients below 18 years of age since the safety and efficacy of use are not clinically established. However, your doctor may prescribe this medicine if the benefits significantly outweigh the risks. In such a case, the patient should be monitored closely for any adverse effects.