MYCOCLIN contains Sertaconazole which belongs to a class of medicinces called imidazoles
Mycoclin Shampoo is a combination medicine used in the treatment of dandruff and provides a shiny appearance to hair. It works by stopping the growth of microorganisms that cause dandruff.
Shampoo is for external use only. You should use it in the dose and duration as directed by your doctor. The amount you need, and how long you should take it will depend on what you are being treated for.
Do not leave it for too long, as long term contact may cause irritation or burning sensation. You should avoid getting in contact with your mouth, eyes, and nose. In case of accidental contact, wash it off with plenty of water. Keep using it regularly to get the most benefit.
The medicine is generally safe to use with no common side effects. Inform your doctor if you experience skin irritation, redness or itching at the site of application.
It is not likely that other medicines you take by mouth or injection will affect the way it works but talk to your doctor before using it if you have used a similar medicine before and had an allergic reaction. This medicine should only be used if it is clearly needed during pregnancy.
WHAT MYCOCLIN IS USED FOR?
It works by slowing the growth of fungi that cause infection
Mycoclin Shampoo is an antifungal medicine that contains Ketoconazole and Zinc pyrithione. It is used in the treatment of fungal skin infections like seborrhoeic dermatitis (a condition that appears as red, dry, flaky, itchy skin on the scalp and other parts of the body) and dandruff.
Shampoo works by weakening the fungal cell walls. It kills fungi and prevents infection from spreading. Shampoo has some minor side effects like skin redness, dryness, burning sensation at the site of application.
Before you start using it, perform a patch test by applying it to a small area on your skin to know how your skin will react to this medicine. Discontinue the use and consult your doctor if you experience severe burning, itching of the skin, rashes, etc. Shampoo should be used as prescribed by your doctor.
Wet your hair and scalp apply a small quantity of this medication to the scalp. Keep it for 3 minutes and rinse with water thoroughly. It is recommended for external use only.
Avoid direct contact with the eyes, mouth, or open wounds. Wash thoroughly with water in case of accidental contact with any of these areas. Shampoo may not be safe to be used in pregnancy.
Consult your doctor before using this shampoo, if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. This medicine is not recommended for use in children below 12 years of age. Inform your doctor if you do not notice any improvement in your condition even after four weeks of use. Read more: Mycoclin
WARNING & PRECAUTION:
TALK TO DOCTOR
Tell your doctor before taking this medicine, if you:
Are allergic (hypersensitive) to MYCOCLIN or any of the other ingredients of this medicine
Have or have ever had any medical condition
PREGNANCY & BREAST FEEDING
Consult your doctor before using any medicine if your pregnant, breast feeding, or planning to become pregnant
Consult your doctor before using MYCOCLIN to your child
Tell your doctor if you are taking/using or have recently taken/used any other medicines, including medicines obtained without prescriptionon medicines, vitamins and herbal products
BENEFITS OF MYCOCLIN SHAMPOO
In Treatment of Dandruff
SIDE EFFECTS OF MYCOCLIN SHAMPOO
Common side effects
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HOW TO USE MYCOCLIN SHAMPOO
HOW MYCOCLIN SHAMPOO WORKS
DIRECTIONS & FOR USE:
Always use this medicine exactly as your doctor had told you
Wet the hair thoroughly
Apply a small amount of shampoo to the scalp
With the tips of the fingers, massage in thoroughly
Leave on for a few minutes
Rinse out well under running water, then dry the hair as normal
If the product gets into the eyes rinse with plenty of water
If you use more MYCOCLIN
If you, or anyone else, accidentally swallows the MYCOCLIN contact your doctor or nearest hospital straight awayIf you forget to use MYCOCLIN
Don?t worry if you forget to use MYCOCLIN at the right time. When you remember, start using the product again, in the same way as before
If you stop using MYCOCLIN
Do not stop using MYCOCLIN before your doctor tells you to do so
SIDE EFFECTS OF MYCOCLIN SHAMPOO 60ML:
Allergic reactions such as irritation, itching, burning or stinging
Redness, tenderness, swelling, pain, or warmth
Blistering or oozing in the place where you applied the medication
Keep this medicine out of reach of children
Do not use this medicine after the expiry date
Store at room temperature (15-25°C)