patients work up a sweat after taking ketoconazole for tinea versicolor

Some dermatologists have patients work up a sweat after taking ketoconazole for tinea versicolor...to concentrate the drug in the skin.

Patients take 400 mg of ketoconazole...work up a sweat... then avoid showering for at least 4 hours.

Ketoconazole gets into the sweat rapidly...within an hour.

Get concise, unbiased advice for effective drug therapy, plus CE/CME

Prescriber's Letter includes:

  • 12 issues every year, with brief articles about new meds and guidelines
  • 48+ CE courses, including the popular CE-in-the-Letter
  • Quick reference drug comparison charts
  • Access to the entire archive

Already a subscriber? Log in

Volume pricing available. Get a quote