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P-ISSN: 2788-9262, E-ISSN: 2788-9270

National Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences


2022, Vol. 2, Issue 1, Part A
Formulation and evaluation of anti-dandruff shampoo with synthetic and synthetic agents


Author(s): Nayak Rutu, Vyas Jigar and Upadhyay Umesh

Abstract: Dandruff is a common ailment affecting the scalp caused by the yeast Pityrosporum. Dandruff cannot be totally eradicated; rather, it can be efficiently managed. The presence of pieces, itching of the scalp, and redness around the scalp are the most common dandruff symptoms. There are two techniques to treat dandruff. Chemical antidandruff shampoo and herbal antidandruff shampoo with antibacterial and antifungal components are among them. It is found that synthetic agents having many side effect. To overcome such drawback, shampoo with combination of herbal and synthetic agent are formulated by evaluating their anti-microbial activity via agar diffusion method.

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How to cite this article:
Nayak Rutu, Vyas Jigar, Upadhyay Umesh. Formulation and evaluation of anti-dandruff shampoo with synthetic and synthetic agents. Nat J Pharm Sci 2022;2(1):58-66.


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