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Arcolane Scalp Solution (60ml)


Arcolane Scalp Solution (60ml)
Pack Size PricePrice/UnitQuantity
1 Bottle/s $14.00 $14.00 /Piece
3 Bottle/s $40.00 $13.33 /Piece
6 Bottle/s $76.00 $12.67 /Piece


Arcolane Scalp Solution (Ketoconazole solution)

Ketoconazole Solution Uses

Ketoconazole solution (Arcolane Scalp Solution) is an antifungal drug used to treat fungal infections of the skin, fungal infection of the foot and hand. It is also used for the prevention and treatment of fungal infection of the scalp including dandruff and yeast infections of the skin.

How does ketoconazole work?

Ketoconazole solution acts mainly by preventing the growth of fungi. It prevents yeasts and fungi from reproducing and from making their protective outer cell wall.

Ketoconazole side effects

Decreased platlets, bleeding, inability to achieve erection, blockade of synthesis of hormones from adrenal glands, itching of skin, indigestion, Ketoconazole solution: skin burning sensation, dryness, folliculitis, skin rash, numbness, vomiting, burning of skin).Oral Arcolane Scalp Solution: nausea, increased tears, abdominal paindiarrhoea, redness of skin, discomfort, hair loss., raised pressure in fluid surrounding the brain and spinal cord, skin exfoliation sticky skin, and application site bleeding, irritation, hypersensitivity reactions, dizziness, intolerance to sunlight, liver damage, pricking, tingling, hair loss, enlargement of breastsin men, drowsiness and rash, inflammation, headache, decreased sperm count, menstrual disorders

Expert advice

If you are taking an antacid take it 1 hour before or 2 hours after taking Ketoconazole solution.
Limit alcohol intake. Consuming alcohol while taking Arcolane Scalp Solution increases the risk of liver damage.
Do not continue Ketoconazole solution and consult your doctor:
• If you experience allergic reaction, swelling of the face, lips, mouth, tongue or throat which may cause difficulty in swallowing or breathing.
• If you experience severe irritation or reddening of the skin where Arcolane Scalp Solution is applied or other signs of allergy during the first few days of treatment.
• If you experience peeling or blistering of the skin.
• Dandruff shampoo may be irritating to eyes and contact with this area should be avoided.
• Consult your doctor if your symptoms have not been relieved within one week of taking Ketoconazole solution.


Yes, all medicines (products) containing ketoconazole are safe at the recommended doses or when used at recommended frequency.

No, Arcolane Scalp Solution is not an antibiotic as it does not kill bacteria. It belongs to triazole class of antifungal agents.

No, ketoconazole products are under schedule H and are available on producing a prescription from your doctor.

Arcolane Scalp Solution containing products such as creams and Phytoral ointments are used to treat fungal infections of the skin such as tinea corporis (ring worm), tinea cruris (fungal infections of the groin or buttocks), tinea pedis (fungal infection of the foot [athlete’s foot]), tinea manus (fungal infection of the hand).

There are no known serious drug interactions between ketoconazole and drugs such as ibuprofen, Tylenol (paracetamol), Benadryl (cough preparation). It may interact with amoxicillin and omeprazole, where the absorption of ketoconazole may be reduced. Consult your doctor about all medications currently taken before starting and while on ketoconazole.

There are no known serious interactions between ketoconazole and alcohol. Consult your doctor before having alcohol while on ketoconazole treatment.

Yes, ketoconazole may rarely cause some hair loss.

No, ketoconazole does not prevent hair loss. In fact, it may rarely cause hair loss.

Yes, dry skin at the site of application is a common side effect of ketoconazole.

Yes, Arcolane Scalp Solution is commonly used to treat fungal infections of skin such as ring worms. Psoriasis is not a fungal skin infection and use of ketoconazole is not warranted to treat this condition.

Ketoconazole in the form of cream and shampoo may be used in pregnant women if benefit outweighs the risk. Ketoconazole tablets are preferably not to be used in pregnancy. Patients should follow advice of the doctor regarding its use.

No, Arcolane Scalp Solution tablet, cream or shampoo is contraindicated in breastfeeding.

Ketoconazole can be taken at any time during the day.

Yes, ketoconazole is prescribed for yeast infection. Patients should follow advice of the doctor regarding its use.

Ketoconazole has the ability to block the synthesis of all produced by the adrenal gland, including the male s** hormone dihydrotestosterone. Testosterone synthesis from the testes is also blocked.

Yes, medicines containing Arcolane Scalp Solution have an expiry date. Read the information given on the package for accurate expiry date.

Additional information

Country of Origin


Dosage Form


Equivalent Brand

Nizoral Solution

Generic Name



Fungal infections


Galderma India Pvt Ltd


60 ml in 1 bottle


Ketoconazole (2% w/v)


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