KZ Lotion

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KZ Lotion 50ml

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KZ Lotion

KZ contains Ketoconazole which belongs to the group of medicines called antifungals. It is used to treat infections such as athlete’s foot, jock itch, ringworm, and seborrhea (dry, flaking skin or dandruff).

This medicine works by binding to the fungal p450 enzymes and stops the cells making ergosterol of the cell wall which is necessary for them to grow.

Apply the medicine onto to the affected area or as directed by physician. It is for external use only. It is recommended for the use in children and adolescents. Do not take this medicine, if you have eye infections.

It should be used in pregnant or breastfeeding women, consult your doctor before taking this medicine. Tell your doctor if you are using any of the other topical medicines. The most common side effects include burning sensation, irritation and reddening of the skin.

KZ Lotion 50 ml belongs to a class of drugs called ‘antifungal’ primarily used to treat fungal infections of the skin like ringworm, jock itch, athlete’s foot, seborrheic dermatitis (dry, flaky skin on the face, scalp, chest, upper back or ears) and pityriasis (a type of skin rash that causes scaly, discoloured patches on chest, back, legs and arms).

KZ Lotion 50 ml works by causing holes in the fungal cell membranes and kills fungi and yeast. KZ Lotion 50 ml is available in both topical and oral dosage forms.

The topical form of can be taken on the finger and applied as a thin layer on the clean and dry affected area. Avoid contact of with nose, mouth or eyes. In case comes in contact with these areas accidentally, rinse with water thoroughly.

Common side effects nausea, headache, diarrhoea, stomach pain and abnormal liver function test results. Some people using a topical form of KZ Lotion 50 ml may experience dry skin, itching, redness or burning sensation of the skin.

Most of these side effects of KZ Lotion 50 ml do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects persist or worsen, please consult your doctor.

KZ Lotion 50 ml can cause liver failure, so your doctor will monitor your liver function while you’re taking Lotion 50 ml. If you are pregnant or a nursing mother, it is advised to consult a doctor before using Lotion 50 ml.

If you are using KZ Lotion 50 ml in topical form, avoid smoking or going near naked flames as lotion 50 ml catches fire and burns easily. If you are using any steroidal cream, lotion or ointment, inform your doctor before taking Lotion 50 ml so that the dose may be adjusted.

Use of KZ Lotion 50 ml is contraindicated in people with liver disease, asthma, sulphite allergy, an autoimmune disorder, heart problems (with prolonged QT wave of heartbeat), inform your doctor before taking KZ Lotion 50 ml. Read more: KZ Lotion

Uses of KZ Lotion 50 ml

Fungal infections

Medicinal Benefits

KZ Lotion 50 ml is an antifungal that is primarily used to treat fungal infections of the skin such as ringworm, jock itch and athlete’s foot, seborrheic dermatitis (dry, flaky skin on face, scalp, chest, upper back or ears) and pityriasis (a type of skin rash that causes scaly, discoloured patches on chest, back, legs and arms). Lotion 50 ml in oral form is used to treat fungal infections and Cushing’s syndrome (excessive levels of cortisol hormone).

The fungal cell membranes are essential for their survival as they prevent the entry of unwanted substances into the cells and stops the leakage of cell contents.

KZ Lotion 50 ml causes holes in the fungal cell membranes and kills fungi. Thereby, clears fungal infection and provides relief from cracking, burning, scaling and itching of the skin caused due to infections.

Directions for Use

Topically (cream/gel): Wash and dry the infected area of skin. Take a small amount of KZ Lotion 50 ml on the finger and gently rub on the clean and dry affected area and surrounding skin. Lotion 50 ml is only for external use. Avoid contact of Lotion 50 ml with nose, mouth or eyes.

In case Lotion 50 ml comes in contact with these areas accidentally, rinse with water thoroughly. Wash your hands before and after using Lotion 50 ml if hands are not the affected area to prevent the spread of infection.Shampoo: Use Lotion 50 ml in shampoo form as prescribed by your doctor only.

Wash your hair with Lotion 50 ml and leave it on for 3 to 5 minutes. Then, rinse thoroughly.Orally: If you are prescribed Lotion 50 ml in oral form, swallow the whole tablet with a glass of water. Take Lotion 50 ml with food to avoid stomach upset. Do not break, crush or chew it.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of KZ Lotion 50 ml

Like all medicines, KZ Lotion 50 ml can cause some common side effects such as dry skin, itching, redness or burning sensation of the skin. Most of these side effects of KZ Lotion 50 ml do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects persist or worsen, please consult your doctor.

USES OF KZ:

Treat infections such as athlete’s foot, jock itch, ringworm, and seborrhea (dry, flaking skin or dandruff)

HOW KZ WORKS:

KZ binds to the fungal p450 enzymes and stops the cells making ergosterol of the cell wall which is necessary for them to grow.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE:

Apply the medicine onto the affected area or as directed by physician. It is for external use only.

SIDE EFFECTS OF KZ LOTION 50ML:

SERIOUS

• Severe irritation or reddening of the skin
• Peeling or blistering of the skin

COMMON

• Burning sensation

HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS:

Skin irritation:

Avoid bath in hot water because hot water can irritate the skin. Moisturizers can be used regular basis to soothe and hydrate the affected area.

INTERACTIONS:

Tell your doctor if you are using any other cream, ointment or lotion on your skin infection that contains a steroids.

SYNOPSIS:

Drug : Ketoconazole
Pharmacological Category : Antifungal
Therapeutic Indication : Treat fungal infection
Dosage Forms :
Tablet, Cream, Gel, Ointment, Lotion, Soap, Dusting powder

MORE INFORMATION:

Store at room temperature 15-25°C and keep out of reach of children.

FAQ’s ABOUT KZ:

Q: Can KZ be used in pregnant women?
A: Yes. It is safe for use in pregnant women unless necessary. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.

Q: How does KZ kill fungus?
A: It kills fungi by binding to the fungal p450 enzymes and stops the cells making ergosterol of the cell wall.

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warnings

Avoid contact of topical KZ Lotion 50 ml with nose, mouth or eyes as it may irritate. In case KZ Lotion 50 ml comes in contact with these areas accidentally, rinse with water thoroughly. If you are pregnant, planning for pregnancy or breastfeeding mother, it is advised to consult a doctor before using Lotion 50 ml.

If you are using Lotion 50 ml in topical form, avoid smoking or going near naked flames as Lotion 50 ml catches fire and burns quickly. Tell your doctor before using KZ Lotion 50 ml if you have asthma, sulpha medicine allergy, an autoimmune disorder, heart or liver problems, inform your doctor.

Lotion 50 ml can cause serious harm to your liver that may result in liver transplant or cause even death. Lotion 50 ml should not be used for the treatment of fungal infections of the fingernails/toenails, prostate cancer or Cushing’s syndrome.

Lotion 50 ml could make your skin sensitive to the sunlight and cause sunburn more quickly, so try to avoid direct exposure to the sunlight. Apply sunscreen (SPF 30 or higher) whenever go outdoors. click here

Drug Interactions

Drug-Drug Interaction: KZ Lotion 50 ml may interact with drugs used to treat heartburn and acidity (omeprazole), immunosuppressant (cyclosporin), glucocorticoids (fluticasone, hydrocortisone), antifungal

(fluconazole), antidepressants (escitalopram), blood cholesterol-lowering medicines (atorvastatin), bronchodilators (albuterol), blood thinners (warfarin), laxative (polyethylene glycol 3350), antianxiety drug (alprazolam).

Drug-Food Interaction: KZ Lotion 50 ml may interact with caffeine-containing tea, coffee, cola and energy drinks as it may increase the adverse effects of caffeine. Do not take marijuana with KZ Lotion 50 ml as it may worsen the adverse effects of marijuana. Also, avoid consumption of alcohol with KZ Lotion 50 ml as it may increase the risk of liver damage

Drug-Disease Interaction: If you have asthma, sulphite allergy, an autoimmune disorder, heart or liver problems, inform your doctor before taking KZ Lotion 50 ml.

Safety Advice

  • Safety Warning

    ALCOHOL

    CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR

    Avoid consumption of alcohol while taking KZ Lotion 50 ml as it may increase the risk of liver damage and cause adverse effects.

  • Safety Warning

    PREGNANCY

    KZ Lotion 50 ml is Category C pregnancy drug and is given to a pregnant woman only if the doctor thinks benefits outweigh risks.

  • Safety Warning

    BREAST FEEDING

    CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR

    KZ Lotion 50 ml passes into breast milk and may cause side effects in the baby, so talk to your doctor if you breastfeed your child.

  • Safety Warning

    DRIVING

    KZ Lotion 50 ml may cause dizziness or drowsiness when taken in oral form. Therefore, drive only if you alert after taking KZ Lotion 50 ml.

  • Safety Warning

    LIVER

    If you have any concerns regarding the use of KZ Lotion 50 ml in patients with Liver problems, please consult a doctor.

  • Safety Warning

    KIDNEY

    KZ Lotion 50 ml is safe for patients with kidney disease if prescribed by a doctor.

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