Ketoconazole (antifungals for the skin and nails (topical))

Ketoconazole (antifungals for the skin and nails (topical)) is an active ingredient that is used in some medicines.

The active ingredient is the chemical in a medicine that makes it work. Medicines can have more than one active ingredient and be available under different brand names. Medicines include both active ingredients and inactive ingredients.

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For health professionals (Health professional publication)
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(Medicine)
27 Oct 2012 DaktaGOLD Cream is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient ketoconazole (antifungals for the skin & nails (topical)). Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use DaktaGOLD Cream by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
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27 Oct 2012 Nizoral Cream is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient ketoconazole (antifungals for the skin & nails (topical)). Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Nizoral Cream by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
For health professionals (Health professional publication)
01 Aug 2009 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples PBS listings
For health professionals (Health professional publication)
01 Aug 2006 Thiamine tablets and several topical antifungal preparations were listed on the PBS as authority-required benefits for Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders.

Medicine brands that contain ketoconazole (antifungals for the skin and nails (topical))