selenium sulphide


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selenium sulphide

Selenium sulfide, an anti-DANDRUFF agent formulated as a shampoo. The drug is on the WHO official list. Brand names are Lenium and Selsun.
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Adjunct topical therapies such as selenium sulphide or ketoconazole shampoo or creams reduce disease transmission and shorten treatment duration, [10] Household contacts and animals should be screened and treated accordingly to prevent recurrences.
All the dogs were given supportive therapy with weekly wash with shampoos containing either oatmeal, selenium sulphide 2.
Dandruff affects about 50 per cent of the population and is associated with a yeast infection in the scalp, which can be controlled by shampoos containing tar, selenium sulphide or zinc pyrithione.
The most effective ingredients are antimicrobials; look out for zinc pyridineethione, selenium sulphide, sulphur and ketoconazale.
There are also products that reduce flaking, such as those containing selenium sulphide or coal tar.