The cooling, soothing qualities of the shampoo come from cresol (coal tar) and cetrimide (antimicrobial).
Fre Itch Shampoo will assist in the control of bacterial or fungal skin infections. It will remove scurf and enhance coat growth. The soothing effects will help eliminate the need for persistent scratching that can further damage the skin.
The product can also be used as a general shampoo to improve the sheen and condition of the coat.