Ketoconazole topical is used to treat fungal infections of the skin such as athlete's foot, jock itch, ringworm, and seborrhea (dry, flaking skin). Ketoconazole topical is available as a cream, gel, and as a shampoo. The shampoo is used for the treatment of dandruff.
Just so, what is ketoconazole tablets for?
NIZORAL® Tablets are prescription medicine used to treat serious fungal infections including: blastomycosis, coccidioidomycosis, histoplasmosis, chromomycosis, and paracoccidioidomycosis. NIZORAL® Tablets are not for people with fungal nail infections.
What do ketoconazole tablets treat?
Ketoconazole is used to treat fungal and yeast infections on your skin, hair, nails, and in your blood. This drug is available as an oral tablet, topical cream, shampoo and topical gel.
What are the side effects of ketoconazole tablets?
Less serious side effects may include:
- mild nausea, vomiting, or stomach pain;
- mild itching or skin rash;
- breast swelling; or.
- impotence or loss of interest in sex.