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Nizoral Shampoo

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Nizoral Shampoo
Dosage: 2%
Quantity: 60mL
Price: $32.30
Nizoral Shampoo
Dosage: 2%
Quantity: 120mL
Price: $38.30


Nizoral shampoo is a topical antifungal treatment for tinea versicolor and seborrheic dermatitis infections of the scalp. This shampoo may also help improve androgenic alopecia.

Ketoconazole is a broad-spectrum imidazole antifungal agent that inhibits ergosterol synthesis that weakens fungal cell membranes. Nizoral also reduces Pityrosporum orbiculare and ovale which offers a therapeutic effect for tinea versicolor and dandruff respectively.

This medicated shampoo has been found to offer anti-inflammatory as well as antifungal properties which allow Nizoral to treat alopecia as well as various skin infections of your scalp.

Uses and Dosage

Your doctor will direct your use of this Nizoral antifungal product depending on your condition and response to the medicated shampoo. Follow all your doctor’s instructions and read packaging labels carefully.

  • Apply to damp, affected skin with a wide margin around the area
  • Gently lather and leave the shampoo for 5 minutes before rinsing with water
  • Depending on your condition you may not need to use this shampoo often
  • Most adults only need one application at a time
  • Store at room temperature away from light
  • Keep this Nizoral shampoo out of reach of children

Side Effects

Nizoral may cause some side effects to develop while fighting antifungal infections on your scalp. Speak with your doctor for more information concerning any symptoms you may encounter when using this antifungal shampoo.

Common Nizoral shampoo side effects:

  • Oily or dry scalp
  • Abnormal hair texture
  • Scalp pustules
  • Dryness and itching

Serious Side Effects

Some more serious adverse reactions may occur when using Nizoral shampoo. Stop using this antifungal product and contact your doctor if you notice any of the following:

  • Severe skin burning
  • Contact dermatitis
  • Swelling skin
  • Rash

Allergic Reactions

Do not use Nizoral shampoo if you are allergic to ketoconazole or any of the other listed ingredients. If you develop signs of an allergic reaction, stop using this shampoo and call your doctor.

Nizoral shampoo allergy symptoms may include:

  • Rash
  • Severe swelling
  • Shortness of breath, anaphylaxis


Instances of severe hypersensitivity have been reported with the use of this Nizoral shampoo. Stop using this antifungal medication and contact your doctor if sensitivity or a chemical reaction occurs.

Do not get this medicated shampoo in your eyes. If contact occurs, thoroughly rinse your eyes with water.

Nizoral shampoo is designed only for external use. If the product is ingested, contact your doctor or poison control right away.

Ketoconazole’s effects on unborn babies are unknown. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant before using this shampoo to ensure the safety of you and your child.

Use caution when using this Nizoral shampoo while breastfeeding.

Do not administer this shampoo to children without first consulting your doctor.

Form and Strength

This topical antifungal medication is available as a shampoo.

Nizoral shampoo strength:

  • 2%

The 2% medicated shampoo is available in quantities of 60 and 120mL.


How often should I use Nizoral shampoo?

Nizoral shampoo only needs to be used roughly twice a week for 8 weeks or until your fungal infection clears. On the days you don’t use this medication you can use regular shampoo and conditioner. Follow your doctor’s instructions for use and read the shampoo’s packaging labels carefully.

Does Nizoral shampoo work on severe dandruff?

Yes, this medicated antifungal shampoo has been shown to effectively treat and control mild, moderate, and severe dandruff. Using this Nizoral shampoo once or twice a week can reduce symptoms such as flaking, scaling, and itching.



Additional information

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Quantities Available:

60mL, 120mL