Nizoral cream contains a medicine called ketoconazole. Nizoral cream is used for fungal and yeast infections of the skin. Nizoral cream works by killing the fungus that causes the infection.
Do not use Nizoral cream: If you are allergic to anything in Nizoral cream (listed in section 6 below) For eye infections
Do not use this medicine if the above applies to you. If you are not sure, talk to your doctor or pharmacist before using Nizoral cream.
Take special care with Nizoral cream.
Check with your doctor or pharmacist before using this medicine if You have recently used a cream, ointment, or lotion on your skin infection that contains a steroid, such as betamethasone:
You should wait for 2 weeks before using Nizoral cream. If you use Nizoral cream straight away your skin might become red and itchy
If you have any questions about stopping your steroid cream, ointment, or lotion, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
The active substance in Nizoral cream is ketoconazole. Each gram (g) of Nizoral cream contains 20 milligrams (mg) of ketoconazole (2 % w/w).
The other ingredients are purified water, propylene glycol, cetyl alcohol, stearyl alcohol, sorbitan stearate, polysorbate 60, polysorbate 80, sodium sulfite (E221) and isopropyl myristate.
Size: 2 x 20g