SELSUN Shampoo 2.5 % (selenium) ®
Selsun Shampoo, A liquid antiseborrheic, antifungal preparation for topical application.
Contains Selenium sulfide 2 1 [sol ] 2 % w/v in aqueous suspension; also contains bentonite, lauric diethanolamide, ethylene glycol monostearate, titanium dioxide, amphoteric-2, sodium lauryl sulfate, sodium phosphate (monobasic), glyceryl monoricinoleate, citric acid, captan and perfume.
Treatment of tinea versicolor, seborrheic dermatitis of scalp and treatment of dandruff.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
Treatment of tinea versicolor: Apply to affected areas and lather with a small amount of water. Allow product to remain on skin for 10 minutes, then rinse thoroughly. Repeat procedure once a day for 7 days.
Treatment of seborrheic dermatitis and dandruff: Usually two applications each week for two weeks will afford control. After this, may be used at less frequent intervals weekly, every two weeks, or every 3 or 4 weeks in some cases. Should not be applied more frequently than required to maintain control.
APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Keep tightly capped.
Shake well before using. Product may damage jewelry; remove jewelry before use.
For treatment of tinea versicolor:
Apply to affected areas and lather with a small amount of water.
Allow to remain on skin for 10 minutes.
Rinse body thoroughly.
Repeat this procedure once a day for 7 days.
For treatment of dandruff and seborrheic dermatitis of the scalp:
Massage about 1 or 2 teaspoonfuls of shampoo into wet scalp.
Allow to remain on scalp for 2 to 3 minutes.
Rinse scalp thoroughly.
Repeat application and rinse thoroughly.
After treatment, wash hands well.
Repeat treatments as directed by physician.
MEDICAL TREATMENT FOR DANDRUFF
Read all of this leaflet carefully because it contains important information for you. This medicine is available without prescription. However, you still need to use Selsun carefully to get the best results from it.
• Keep this leaflet. You may need to read it again.
• Ask your pharmacist if you need more information or advice.
• If any of the side effects gets serious, or if you notice any side effect not listed in this leaflet, please tell your doctor or pharmacist.
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