Ketoconazol MK,  cream

Ketoconazol MK, cream

Short description

Effective treatment for tinea corporis, tinea cruris, tinea manus, tinea pedis, cutaneous candidiasis, pitiriazis versicolor and seborrheic dermatitis.


Ketoconazole is an antifungal agent, active especially on the etiologic agent of seborrheic dermatitis and dermatophytes.
The hydrophilic cream base allows the release of ketoconazole on the affected surface, without creating an occlusive film that maintain a moisture medium for development of fungi.
Ketoconazole is dissolved in the cream base, that involves a high bioavailability.


1 gram of cream contains ketoconazole 20 mg.
Also contains propylene glycol, cetostearyl alcohol, white petrolatum, polysorbate 80, methyl parahydroxybenzoate, propyl parahydroxybenzoate, purified water.


It is indicated for the treatment of the following diseases:
- dermatophytes skin infections - tinea corporis, tinea cruris, tinea manus, tinea pedis – due to Tricophyton rubrum, Tricophyton mentagrophytes, Microsporum spp. and Epidermophyton floccosum, as well as cutaneous candidiasis;
- pityriazis versicolor due to Malassezia furfur and seborrheic dermatitis due to Pityrosporum spp.

Dosage and administration

In tinea pedis, the cream should be applied on affected areas twice a day. The usual duration of treatment for mild infections is one week. Generally, in severe infections or infections on large areas, the duration of treatment is 4-6 weeks. For the other therapeutic indications, the cream should be applied to affected areas 1-2 times a day, depending on the severity of the infection. The usual duration of treatment is 2 - 3 weeks for pityriazis versicolor and yeast infections, 2-4 weeks for tinea cruris and seborrheic dermatitis and 3-4 weeks for tinea corporis.


Read the package leaflet before use.
Keep out of the reach and sight of children.
Store below 25°C, in the original package.
Do not use after the expiry date, which is stated on the package.


Prescription-only medicine.


Cardboard box containing 1 aluminium tube with 20 g cream.