What is Selenium Sulfide
Approved as Treatment by the FDASelenium Sulfide, also called Selsun Oro, is approved by the FDA for 3 uses such as Pityriasis versicolor and Dandruff .
When to interrupt dosageThe proposed measure of Selenium Sulfide is contingent upon the diagnosed condition, for example Seborrheic Dermatitis, Pityriasis versicolor and Dandruff. The dosage likewise differs as indicated by the technique of delivery (e.g. Liquid or Shampoo) specified in the table below.
Selenium Sulfide Novel Uses: Which Conditions Have a Clinical Trial Featuring Selenium Sulfide?Two active clinical trials are currently in progress to ascertain the utility of Selenium Sulfide in the management of Pityriasis versicolor, Dandruff and Seborrheic Dermatitis.
Selenium Sulfide Reviews: What are patients saying about Selenium Sulfide?
Patient Q&A Section about selenium sulfideThese questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.
Is selenium sulfide harmful?
"Breathing Selenium Sulfide can irritate the nose and throat. High exposure may cause headache, nausea, vomiting, garlic odor of the breath, metallic taste and coated tongue. Selenium Sulfide may cause cancer in humans as it has been shown to cause liver and lung cancer in animals."
What is selenium sulfide used for?
"Selenium sulfide 1% and 2.5% strengths are used on the scalp to help control the symptoms of dandruff and seborrheic dermatitis. Selenium sulfide 2.5% strength is used also on the body to treat tinea versicolor (a type of fungus infection of the skin)."
What Does selenium sulfide do to fungus?
"Selenium IV sulfide can be used to treat fungal infections such as dandruff and tinea versicolor. Selenium sulfide is an effective antifungal agent that can help clear up these infections."