Keto Soap is an anti-fungal that is used to treat a variety of infections caused by fungi. It is recommended when no other safer alternatives are available due to the risk of liver injury. Do not take this medicine if you have a known allergy to it.
Major & minor side effects for Keto Soap
- Blurred vision
- Chest pain
- Fast heartbeat
- Increased sensitivity of the eyes to sunlight
- Pale skin
- Yellow-colored eyes or skin
- Joint pain
- Skin rash
- Hair loss or thinning of the hair
- Skin irritation
When not to use it?AllergyKeto Soap is not recommended for use if you have a known allergy to this medicine.
QT Interval prolonging drugsKeto Soap is not recommended for co-administration with drugs that are known to cause specific changes in heart rhythm.
WarningsWarnings for special population
PregnancyThis medicine is not recommended for use during pregnancy unless absolutely necessary. Consult your doctor about the potential benefits and risks before deciding to take this medicine.
Breast-feedingThis medicine is not recommended for use during breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. Consult your doctor about the potential benefits and risks before deciding to take this medicine. Do not breastfeed for at least 5 hours after the dose to reduce the risk of exposure.General warnings
Liver injuryKeto Soap can cause severe liver injury when high doses are used. Any known incidence of liver disease should be reported to the doctor. Dosage adjustments and safety monitoring might be required in such cases.
QT prolongationKeto Soap may increase QT prolongation. This risk is more if coadministered with other medicines that can cause QT prolongation. Close monitoring of heart function is necessary.
Kidney diseaseKeto Soap may decrease the adrenal corticosteroid secretion when high doses are used. The recommended dose should not exceed 400 mg. Close monitoring of adrenal function is necessary.
DosageMissed DoseThe missed dose can be taken as soon as you remember. If it is time for the next dosage then the missed dose can be skipped.
OverdoseInform your doctor immediately if you are experiencing symptoms of overdose.
InteractionsAll drugs interact differently from person to person. You should check all the possible interactions with your doctor before starting any medicine.Interaction with Alcohol
DescriptionConcurrent use of ketoconazole and ethanol may result in a disulfiram-like reaction (sweating, nausea, flushing, headache).
InstructionsConsumption of alcohol is not recommended if you are taking this medicine. It may increase the risk of dizziness and fainting. Avoid performing activities that need mental alertness like operating machinery or driving a vehicle.Interaction with Medicine
Liver DiseaseKeto Soap should be administered with caution if you are suffering from impaired liver functioning. Suitable dosage adjustments and safety monitoring become necessary in such cases.
QT ProlongationKeto Soap should be very carefully administered if you have any pre-existing heart conditions. Suitable dosage adjustments and safety monitoring are recommended in such cases.
Kidney diseaseSuitable adjustment is dosage is required based on the extent of kidney impairment. An adjustment in dosage is recommended. If the patient is on hemodialysis then the blood level of Keto 2% Soap should be monitored after each session and then the adjusted dose should be administered.Food interactionsInformation not available.Lab interactionsInformation not available.