Pyrithione Zinc

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What are you taking Pyrithione Zinc for?

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  • Other
  • Dermatitis, Seborrheic
  • Scalp Dermatoses

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  • A month or so
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  • A year or so
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Uses of Pyrithione Zinc


Pyrithione Zinc is used in the treatment of:

  • Dermatitis, Seborrheic
  • Scalp Dermatoses

This medication may be prescribed for other uses. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information.

Pyrithione Zinc Brand Names

Pyrithione Zinc Interactions

This is not a complete list of Pyrithione Zincdrug interactions. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information.

Pyrithione Zinc Dosage

Take pyrithione zinc exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Follow the directions on your prescription label carefully.

The Pyrithione Zinc dose your doctor recommends will be based on the following (use any or all that apply):

  • the condition being treated
  • other medical conditions you have
  • other medications you are taking
  • how you respond to this medication
  • your weight
  • your height
  • your age
  • your gender

Pyrithione Zinc is available in the following doses:

  • Ketoconazole-pyrithione Zinc Topical 2%-1% Topical Kit
  • Pyrithione Zinc Topical 0.25% Topical Spray
  • Pyrithione Zinc Topical 1% Topical Shampoo
  • Pyrithione Zinc Topical 2% Topical Bar
  • Pyrithione Zinc Topical 2% Topical Shampoo
  • Pyrithione Zinc-salicylic Acid Topical 1%-2% Topical Shampoo

Forms of Medication

Pyrithione Zinc is available in the following forms:

  • Medicated Bar Soap
  • Medicated Liquid Soap
  • Medicated Shampoo
  • Medicated Shampoos
  • Topical Cream
  • Topical Lotion
  • Topical Solution
  • Topical Spray

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