Synergestic benefits of Ketoconazole and ZPTO Shampoo

Dermacast is combination of Ketoconazole and Zinc Pyrithione (ZPTO) shampoo form a powerful synergistic combination. It is especially designed to tackle various scalp conditions. Ketoconazole shampoo with zpto acts on the skin that commonly affect scalp and providing relief.

Understanding Scalp Conditions and the Need for Effective Solutions

Seborrheic dermatitis is common skin condition that affects scalp. Scalp have scaly patches, redness, itching and flaking skin (dandruff) that leads to hair loss and damage hair structure. It affects only oily areas of body like sides of noses, eyebrow, ears and chest.

Ketoconazole act as potent antifungal that inhibit growth of fungus and ZPTO, known for its antimicrobial effects. It works by acting on cell membrane and inhibit protein sythesis of fungi. It actively treats the skin affected by various fungi and microbes. This collaborative effort aims to alleviate skin irritation, soothe the affected area, and restore a healthier scalp environment.

Application Techniques for Optimal Results.

The application of this medicated shampoo demands precision. Begin by dampening your hair and scalp, then gently apply the shampoo, ensuring it reaches the affected areas thoroughly. Wait for few minutes (2-3 minutes) as active ingredients to work effectively on treating skin and combating fungal intruders.

Key benefits of Dermacast shampoo

Various good features of ketoconazole and zpto shampoo is following

  • Dermacast shampoo is suitable for all types of hair
  • It improves quality of hairs and protect from easy breakdown
  • The shampoo helps removal of dandruff and flakes from the scalp
  • It helps by maintaining a healthy scalp and promotes hair health
  • Treat skin condition known as tinea versicolor (fungal infection that causes lightining or darkining of scalp skin)
  • It also cure Seborrhoeic dermatitis of the scalp


This shampoo remove the fungal infection from the roots. But it is mandatory to use it with certain precautions. While using the shampoo, one must keep the following things in mind:

  1. Do not forget to wash hands before and after applying the medication.
  2. Do not apply the shampoo more than required as it would not improve the condition and the risk of side effects may increase.
  3. Do not get this shampoo into the eyes, mouth, ears, or nose and if it happen by chance done, Rinse with plenty of cold water.
  4. Do not leave this medication on the scalp for more than 5-7 minutes.
  5. if any allergic reaction arises , discontinue the usage of this shampoo

Side Effects

Most side effects do not require any medical attention. It disappear automatically as your body adjusts to the medicine. Talk with your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them.

Common side effects at only application site are:

  1. Itching
  2. Swelling
  3. Rash
  4. Alopecia
  5. Burning Sensation
  6. An uneven color of the feel of the hair
  7. Hypersensitivity

Conclusion: Synergistic Benefits for Scalp Health

The combination of Ketoconazole and ZPTO in a shampoo format signifies a significant advancement in derma. A blend of ketoconazole and zpto treat spectrum of scalp issues, controlling dandruff and soothing skin irritation.

FAQs about Dermacast shampoo

What if Dermacast SHAMPOO gets in my eyes, mouth or nose?

Avoid getting it in the eyes, mouth or nose. If you get by chance it in these areas rinse with cold water. If any irritation or discomfort persists, go to nearest hospital and consult with your doctor.

Can Dermacast shampoo interact with other medicines?

If you are using steroids medicine like hydrocortisone and betamethasone from long time. Consult your doctor before using dermacast shampoo, as these medicine interact with active ingredients present in this shampoo.

What if I forgot to use Dermacast shampoo?

If you forget to use Dermacast shampoo, use it as soon as you remember and then continue your treatment as usual. Do not double the use to make up for the missed dose.

Can dermacast Shampoo cause hair fall?

No dermacast Shampoo does not cause hair fall. Regular use of dermacast shampoo will reduce dandruff and chances of hair loss.

Can I use dermacast Shampoo regularly?

You can use dermacast Shampoo for the duration as prescribed by your doctor. Apply on the scalp and leave for 1-2 minutes, massage and rinse well. However, the dose and duration might differ for every patient so, consult your doctor before using it.

Doctor will decide the right dose and duration of therapy according to age, body weight and disease condition.

Safety Advice

Pregnancy: No interaction found or established. However, consult your doctor before using it.

Breastfeeding: No interaction found or established. However, consult your doctor before using it.

Allergy: Do not use if you are allergic to ketoconazole and zpto ingredients of this shampoo. Alcohol: No interaction found or established.

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