What is Arcolane Shampoo?
Arcolane can help relive the symptoms of dandruff (itching, scaling and flaking). It is a medicated shampoo containing ketoconazole - an anti-fungal agent. Arcolane (ketoconazole) is also often used alongside finasteride and dutasteride for optimum results when treating hairloss.
How is Arcolane Shampoo used?
- wet the scalp and hair
- apply Arcolane shampoo into the palm of your hand, then massage and lather into hair and scalp
- rinse well with warm water
- repeat above steps if necessary
- dry the scalp and hair
Some irritation of the scalp, rash on the scalp or pimple-like bumps on the scalp can result from using Arcolane shampoo. Dryness or oiliness of the scalp may also result.
If you notice any signs of an allergic reaction to Arcolane, discontinue using Arcolane and contact your doctor.
Arcolane is an anti-dandruff medicated shampoo and should not be used as a regular shampoo by anyone who it was not prescribed for.
If you are allergic to anti-fungal medicines, do not use Arcolane (ketocaonazole).