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Ketoconazole: Topical cream

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Ketoconazole: Topical cream

What is this medicine?

KETOCONAZOLE (kee toe KON na zole) is an antifungal medicine. This cream is used to treat certain kinds of fungal or yeast infections of the skin.

Similar Brand Name Drugs : Kuric: Topical cream  |  Nizoral: Topical cream

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Drugs Related by Class to Ketoconazole: Topical cream
Previous Class name
Class Name : Topical Dermatological Antifungals

Related Brand Name Drugs :

Aloe Vesta: Topical cream  |  Aloquin: Topical gel  |  Anti-Fungal: Topical cream  |  Baza: Topical cream  |  Ciclodan: Topical cream  |  Cruex: Topical cream  |  Cruex: Topical spray, powder  |  Desenex Max: Topical cream  |  Desenex: Topical cream  |  Desenex: Topical powder  |  Desenex: Topical spray, powder  |  Desenex: Topical spray, solution  |  Ecoza: Topical foam  |  Ertaczo: Topical cream  |  Exelderm: Topical cream  |  Exelderm: Topical solution  |  Extina: Topical foam  |  Fungoid: Topical solution  |  KERYDIN: Topical solution  |  Ketodan: Topical foam  |  Kuric: Topical cream  |  LUZU: Topical cream  |  Lamisil AF: Topical powder  |  Lamisil AF: Topical spray, powder  |  Lamisil AT Athletes Foot: Topical cream  |  Lamisil AT Athletes Foot: Topical spray, solution  |  Lamisil AT Jock Itch: Topical cream  |  Lamisil AT Jock Itch: Topical spray, solution  |  Lamisil AT: Topical cream  |  Lamisil AT: Topical gel  |  Loprox TS: Topical suspension  |  Loprox: Shampoo  |  Loprox: Topical cream  |  Loprox: Topical gel  |  Lotrimin AF Deodorant: Topical spray, powder  |  Lotrimin AF Powder: Topical powder  |  Lotrimin AF Powder: Topical spray, powder  |  Lotrimin AF Ringworm: Topical cream  |  Lotrimin AF Spray: Topical spray, solution  |  Lotrimin AF: Topical cream  |  Lotrimin AF: Topical solution  |  Lotrimin AF: Topical spray, powder  |  Lotrimin: Topical cream  |  Lotrimin: Topical solution  |  Mentax: Topical cream  |  Micatin: Topical cream  |  Mitrazol: Topical powder  |  Monistat-Derm: Topical cream  |  Mycostatin: Oral suspension  |  Mycostatin: Oral tablet  |  Mycostatin: Topical cream  |  Mycostatin: Topical powder  |  Naftin: Topical cream  |  Naftin: Topical gel  |  Neosporin AF: Topical cream  |  Nizoral: Oral tablet  |  Nizoral: Shampoo  |  Nizoral: Topical cream  |  Nystex: Oral suspension  |  Nystex: Topical ointment  |  Oxistat: Topical cream  |  Oxistat: Topical lotion  |  Pedi-Dri: Topical powder  |  Pediaderm AF: Topical cream  |  Penlac: Topical solution  |  Remedy: Topical powder  |  Spectazole: Topical cream  |  Tersi Foam: Topical foam  |  Tinactin Jock Itch: Topical cream  |  Tinactin Jock Itch: Topical spray, powder  |  Tinactin: Topical cream  |  Tinactin: Topical powder  |  Tinactin: Topical spray, powder  |  Tinactin: Topical spray, solution  |  Triple Paste AF: Topical ointment  |  Vusion: Topical ointment  |  Xolegel: Topical gel  |  Zeasorb AF: Topical lotion  |  Zeasorb AF: Topical powder  |  Zeasorb: Topical powder
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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Ketoconazole: Topical cream
Usage by Gender
49.16%
50.84%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
21.79%
16.2%
27.93%
34.08%
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Average Scores
Easy to Take: 5.0 / 5
Works as Intended: 5.0 / 5
Tolerable: 5.0 / 5

excellent !
id had severe dandruff since middle school. as years went on i kept changing my hair products thinking it was that. i finally went to the doctor and they proscribe me this and within like the second time i used it my flakes were GONE! I'm impressed!. dandruff free! i highly recommend.
Helpful: 5
Unhelpful: 1
CVS Customer
May 05, 2015
From: brooklyn, NY
Age: 19-24
Gender: Female
Drug Form: Shampoo
Easy to Take: Strongly Agree
Works as Intended: Strongly Agree
Tolerable: Strongly Agree


I dig it.
I was shocked at how well it cleaned my hair. It didn't dry out my hair, or make it brittle like I thought it would. It foams nicely. Flakes were minimal after the first 2 uses... then none at all.
Helpful: 8
Unhelpful: 0
CVS Customer
December 17, 2014
From: West Haven, CT
Age: 35-44
Gender: Female
Drug Form: Shampoo
Easy to Take: Strongly Agree
Works as Intended: Strongly Agree
Tolerable: Strongly Agree


Works better than expected
works, helps the problem. doesn't leave medication smell like other shampoos
Helpful: 5
Unhelpful: 0
CVS Customer
November 11, 2014
From: Houston, TX
Age: 25-34
Gender: Female
Drug Form: Shampoo
Easy to Take: Strongly Agree
Works as Intended: Strongly Agree
Tolerable: Strongly Agree


Works
This worked fast and quite easily. I haven't had any issues so far.
Helpful: 7
Unhelpful: 3
CVS Customer
June 19, 2014
From: buffalo, NY
Age: 19-24
Gender: Female
Drug Form: Shampoo
Easy to Take: Strongly Agree
Works as Intended: Strongly Agree
Tolerable: Strongly Agree