Review: Desowen and Nizoral
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Desowen and Nizoral. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 86 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
What are the drugs
Desowen (what 191 Desowen users reported?) has active ingredients of desonide.
Nizoral (what 2,391 Nizoral users reported?) has active ingredients of ketoconazole. It is used in seborrheic dermatitis.
On Aug, 31, 2014: 86 people who take Desowen, Nizoral are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Desowen (desonide)
- Nizoral (ketoconazole)
Drug effectiveness over time :
Most common drug interactions over time * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years||not specified|
|Oral Soft Tissue Disorder||Arthralgia|
|Anorectal Disorder||Intervertebral Disc Protrusion|
Drug effectiveness by gender :
Most common drug interactions by gender * :
|Asthma||Intervertebral Disc Protrusion|
|Ovarian Mass||Decreased Appetite|
|Neuropathy Peripheral||Chest Pain|
Drug effectiveness by age :
Most common drug interactions by age * :
|n/a||n/a||Drug Ineffective||Decreased Appetite||Abdominal Pain||Oedema Peripheral||Diabetes Mellitus||Syncope|
|Flank Pain||Hodgkin's Disease||Erythema||Death||Bradycardia|
|Gastrointestinal Disorder||Dysuria||Pyoderma||Communication Disorder||Dyspnoea|
|Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage||Fatigue||Peripheral T-cell Lymphoma Unspecified||Tardive Dyskinesia||Fatigue|
|Fatigue||Weight Decreased||Actinic Keratosis||Drooling||Muscle Spasms|
|Blastomycosis||Lymphadenopathy||General Physical Health Deterioration||Irritability||Cough|
|Chest Pain||Abdominal Hernia||Mycosis Fungoides||Insomnia||Visual Acuity Reduced|
|Cardiac Disorder||Nausea||Sunburn||Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage||Arthralgia|
|Back Pain||Arthralgia||Asthenia||Emotional Disorder||Aortic Valve Incompetence|
|Crohn's Disease||Neuroendocrine Carcinoma||Acute Respiratory Failure||Carotid Artery Stenosis||X-ray Abnormal|
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- Have problems on ketoconazole with copper toxicity? having hyperlipidemia.
I recently had a fungal infection and was put on ketoconazole. I then started having fatigue symptoms, digestive issues, heart palpitations, trouble breathing, skin issues, irritability beyond reasonable and severe headaches. Has anyone encountered this?
Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Nizoral (ketoconazole) is often used to treat seborrheic dermatitis. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.
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