Is the red and blue Nizoral the same?

Is the red and blue Nizoral the same?

The blue label product is not a part of our UK range so we’re not able to advise on this, unfortunately. It is an American product and has a formula with 1% ketoconazole in.

Is Nizoral and ketoconazole shampoo the same?

Nizoral is a ketoconazole shampoo, meaning it contains a broad-spectrum antifungal. You can find this type of wash over the counter or by prescription.

Is Nizoral shampoo available over-the-counter?

Ketoconazole (Nizoral A-D) is a prescription shampoo used for treating a fungal infection called tinea versicolor, but it can take months for your skin color to return to normal. It is also available over-the-counter to treat dandruff.

What is the generic name for Nizoral shampoo?


Does Nizoral cause hair loss?

Although it is considered uncommon – affecting less than 1 in 100 people – Nizoral shampoo does list hair loss as a potential side effect. This causes diffuse hair loss across your whole scalp and tends to last no more than six months.

Does head and shoulders ketoconazole?

Brand names for ketoconazole include Nizoral, Nizoral A-D, Ketodan, Extina, Xolegel, and Kuric. Brand names for selenium sulfide include Head & Shoulders, Selsun Blue, SelRx, and Selsun Rx.

Can you buy Nizoral 2 shampoo over-the-counter?

Nizoral (ketoconazole) 2% Shampoo is an antifungal medication used to treat fungal infections of the skin such as athlete’s foot, jock itch, ringworm, and seborrhea (dry, flaking skin). Nizoral shampoo is available in generic form and over-the-counter.

Can Nizoral shampoo cause hair loss?

Clinical Trials Experience. In 11 double-blind trials in 264 patients using ketoconazole 2% shampoo for the treatment of dandruff or seborrheic dermatitis, an increase in normal hair loss and irritation occurred in less than 1% of patients.

Can you get Nizoral on prescription?

Ketoconazole shampoo is available on prescription, and you can also buy some brands without a prescription at pharmacies and other retail outlets. It can be used by adults and children over 12 years of age.

Does Nizoral shampoo make your hair fall out?

Ketoconazole is used to TREAT hair LOSS. It will not CAUSE hair loss.

Does Nizoral regrow hair?

Antonella Tosti backs it. “I recommend ketoconazole shampoo to many of my patients who have androgenic alopecia, even if they don’t have dandruff,” Dr. “The data shows that it can help regrow hair and fight the inflammation that is associated with androgenic alopecia.”

Is Nizoral shampoo good for thinning hair?

Ketoconazole (Nizoral) is a topical anti-fungal treatment that can also be used to treat different types of hair loss. Nizoral shampoo with 2 percent ketoconazole may be prescribed by a doctor as a hair loss treatment for androgenetic alopecia, generally in conjunction with other hair loss treatments.

What is Nizoral a-D anti-dandruff shampoo made of?

4-fl. oz bottle of nizoral a-d anti-dandruff shampoo containing ketoconazole 1% to relieve flaking, scaling, and itching caused by dandruff this powerful dandruff control shampoo is made with ketoconazole 1%, an effective ingredient that is proven to help fight dandruff outbreaks

What is Nizoral ®?

Nizoral ® is the only over-the counter anti-dandruff shampoo that contains Ketoconazole, a clinically proven, powerful dandruff fighting ingredient. Nizoral ® doesn’t just address symptoms, it gets right to the root of dandruff by controlling the fungus that causes it. Say goodbye to stubborn dandruff.

Is Nizoral 2% shampoo safe to use around the eyes?

NIZORAL ® (ketoconazole) 2% Shampoo may be irritating to mucous membranes of the eyes and contact with this area should be avoided.

How often should I use Nizoral a-D?

Unlike some other dandruff shampoos, Nizoral’s luxurious formula has a clean fresh scent. And, you only have to use it 2x a week. On the days you’re not shampooing with NIZORAL A-D, you can use all the shampoos you’ve been dying to try. A person with dandruff can lose 2-3 times more hair per day.