Information - Nizoral Cream 2%
Put an End to Iritation with Nizoral Cream 2% 30g
If you have been suffering from fungal or yeast infections of the skin, Nizoral Cream 2% works by directly attacking the infection causing fungus with it's active ingredient Ketoconazole.
Nizoral Cream can be used effectively for infections on the trunk, chest or back, hands or feet, face or scalp, and on the groin or gentials.
By using this ointment you will get quick relief from the itching sesnsations and then your condition will begin to heal.
Why does this Nizoral Ointment Work so Well?
The active ingedient Ketoconazole has a potent antimycotic activity against the main infection causing fungi - dermatophytes such as Trichophyton sp., Epidermophyton floccosum and Microsporum sp - and against yeasts. In particular the effect it has on Pityrosporum sp. is very strong.
Nizoral cream 2% rapidly reduces the itching sensation which is commonly associated with dermatophyte and yeast infections as well as skin conditions associated with the presence of Pityrosporum sp. This improvement is noticed before the first signs of healing are observed.
What Specific Conditions is Nizoral 2% used for?
Nizoral Cream is used to treat a variety of fungal and yeast infections.
It is suitable for topical application in the treatment of dermatophyte infections of the skin; conditions such as ringworm on the body or hands (tinea corporis and manus), jock itch (tinea cruris), and athletes foot (tinea pedis) due to the fungi Trichophyton rubrum, Trichophyton mentagrophytes, Microsporum canis and Epidermophyton floccosum.
It is also used in the treatment of candida infections (cutaneous candidiasis), tinea (pityriasis) versicolor, and Seborrhoeic dermatitis of the scalp, face, and trunk.
If you want an effective body wash to treat tinea versicolor and seborrhoeic dermatitis, try Nizoral Shampoo with 2% Ketoconazole.
How to Use Nizoral Cream 2%
How you use Nizoral Cream will depend on the type of infection you have and how serious it is. For this reason you should always check with your doctor or pharmacist before using this ointment.
It is generally applied once or twice daily to the immediately affected areas.
For Candida, ringworm, jock itch, athletes foot and tinea (pityriasis) versicolor it is recommended that Nizoral 2% Cream be applied once daily to cover the affected and immediate surrounding area.
For Seborrhoeic dermatitis, NIZORAL 2% Cream should be applied to the affected area once or twice daily depending on the severity of the infection.
Treatment should be continued for a sufficient period, at least until a few days after disappearance of all symptoms.
The usual duration of treatment is: tinea versicolor 2-3 weeks, yeast infections 2-3 weeks, tinea cruris 2-4 weeks, tinea corporis 3-4 weeks, tinea pedis 4-6 weeks. The usual duration of treatment in seborrhoeic dermatitis is 2 to 4 weeks. Maintenance therapy is applied once or twice weekly in seborrhoeic dermatitis.
If no clinical improvement is noted after 4 weeks of using nizoral cream the original diagnosis should be reconsidered.
Nizoral Cream contains the synthetic broad-spectrum anti-fungal agent, ketoconazole. Every gram contains 20mg ketoconazole. The cream formulation also contains propylene glycol, stearyl alcohol, cetyl alcohol, sorbitan stearate, polysorbate, isopropyl myristate, sodium sulphite and purified water
In Summary, The Benefits of Nizoral Cream 2% are:
- it offers rapid relief from itching sensations
- it directly attacks the infection causing organisms
- it is backed up by research, doctors and pharmacists
- it can treat a wide variety of ailments
To get the benefits of this Nizoral ointment yourself, simply order above, no prescription is needed and we will ship it to you through our trusted network. You can enjoy being itch and infection free.
Update 21/10/10: please note new (larger) tube size. This product was previously available as a 15g tube. Now a 30g tube.