Selseb, Dandrex, Selsun Blue Medicated Treatment Uses
Treats dandruff, fungus infections of the skin (tinea versicolor), and seborrhea of the scalp.
Keep this medicine in its original tightly closed container, away from heat or direct light.
Do not freeze.
Keep all medicine out of the reach of children.
APPEARANCE: Shampoo, Liquid.
Your doctor will tell you how much to use and how often.
Use this medicine exactly as your doctor ordered.
If you are using this medicine without a prescription, follow the instructions on the medicine label.
Use this medicine on the skin or scalp only.
Keep the medicine away from your eyes.
If you do get some in your eyes, rinse them with water.
Shake the bottle well before use.
Take off any jewelry before you use this medicine.
To treat a skin infection, apply to the affected areas and lather.
Allow the lather to stay on your skin for 10 minutes.
To treat seborrhea or dandruff, put a small amount in your hair and lather.
Wait 2 to 3 minutes before rinsing thoroughly.
Repeat the application and rinse thoroughly.
Wash your hands well after applying selenium sulfide.
If you notice these less serious side effects, talk with your doctor:
Oily or dry hair or scalp
Change in hair color
You should not use this medicine if you have ever had an allergic reaction to selenium sulfide.
Apply the missed dose as soon as possible.
If it is almost time for your next treatment, wait until then to use the medicine and skip the missed application.
Do not apply twice as much medicine at one time.
If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, talk to your doctor before using selenium sulfide.
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for, the expertise and judgement of healthcare professionals. The information
is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, drug interactions
or adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use of a particular
drug is safe, appropriate or effective for you or anyone else. A healthcare professional
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discontinuing any course of treatment.