Saldan Shampoo is a combination medicine used in the treatment of dandruff which also provides a shiny appearance to the hair. It works by killing the microorganisms that cause infection.
Saldan Shampoo is only meant for external use and should be used as advised by your doctor. This medicine should be used regularly to get the most benefit from it.
Do not use more than you need it will not clear your condition faster and may only increase the side effects. Make sure not to leave it on scalp for more than of 5 minutes. If it gets into your eyes, nose, or mouth rinse with water.
This medicine is usually safe, however, it may cause burning, irritation, itching, and redness at the application site. These side effects are usually mild and self-limiting. Serious side effects are rare.
It is not likely that other medicines you take by mouth or injection will affect the way this medicine works, but talk to your doctor before using it if you have recently used another medicine for the dandruff.
The medicine is not recommended for pregnant women. Pregnant and breastfeeding mothers should consult their doctors before using this medicine.
Saldam Shampoo is a medicine that contains ketoconazole and salicylic acid. It is used for the treatment of dryness, flaky ness, scaly ness, itching of skin associated with dandruff caused by fungal infections.
This combination also helps in treating pityriasis, a kind of skin rash that starts with a big spot usually on the chest, abdomen, or back. It works by interfering with certain vital functions of fungi and kills them. Thus, it treats the infection and stops it from spreading.
Saldam Shampoo has some minor side effects like skin redness, dryness, burning sensation on the skin. 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 lotion.
Discontinue the use and consult your doctor if you experience severe burning, itching of the skin etc. Saldam Shampoo should be used as advised by your doctor. Clean your hands properly and apply a thin layer of this medication to the scalp or affected area.
You should also wash your hands after using this lotion. It should be applied 20 minutes before other skin preparations (e.g. shampoo). 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.
Saldam Shampoo may not be safe to be used in pregnancy. However, consult your doctor before using this lotion, if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
This medicine is not recommended for use in children below 12 years of age. If you do not notice any improvement in your condition even after 2-4 weeks of use, consult your doctor for further instructions. Read more:
USES OF SALDAN SHAMPOO
- Treatment of Dandruff
BENEFITS OF SALDAN SHAMPOO
In Treatment of Dandruff
SIDE EFFECTS OF SALDAN SHAMPOO
Common side effects of Saldan
- Application site reactions (burning, irritation, itching and redness)
HOW TO USE SALDAN SHAMPOO
HOW SALDAN SHAMPOO WORKS
WHAT IF YOU FORGET TO TAKE SALDAN SHAMPOO?
Uses of Saldam Shampoo
What is it prescribed for?
Saldam Shampoo is used in the treatment of dandruff, a common skin condition of the scalp caused by fungus which is characterized by flaking of the skin, itchiness, etc.
- Seborrheic Dermatitis
Saldam Shampoo is used in the treatment of seborrheic dermatitis, which is a skin condition that affects the scalp that causes red scaly patches and dandruff.
- Pityriasis versicolor
Pityriasis Versicolor is a common fungal infection that causes small patches of skin to become scaly and discoloured. Saldam Shampoo is used to treat Pityriasis Versicolor.
Major & minor side effects for Saldam Shampoo
- Skin irritation
- Change in color and texture of the skin
- Redness of skin
- Hair loss or thinning of the hair
- Pale skin
Use in children
Commonly asked questions
How long does it take for this medicine to take effect?The amount of time required for Saldam Shampoo to show its action is not known.
How long do the effects of this medicine last?The amount of time for which Saldam Shampoo remains active is not known.
Is it safe to consume alcohol while taking this medicine?Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
Is this a habit forming medicine?No habit-forming tendencies were reported for Saldam Shampoo.
Can this medicine be taken during pregnancy?Saldam Shampoo is not recommended to be used during pregnancy unless absolutely necessary. Consult your doctor before using this lotion.
Can this medicine be taken while breast-feeding?Saldam Shampoo is not recommended to be used during breastfeeding unless absolutely necessary. Consult your doctor before using this medicine.