Ketoderm® is a trade name of a product containing ketoconazole, a molecule with antifungal
properties, meaning against fungi. It exists as a cream, in a container containing a single dose, or shampoo. It is used to treat fungal infections
, caused by fungi. Depending on the location, the shampoo is used for the scalp
, and creams for the rest of the glabrous (hairless) skin. Although Ketoderm ® is available without a prescription, it should not be used without medical advice. It can cause redness or itching. It can be used as prevention, or as a treatment for several weeks.