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Loprox Shampoo

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Loprox Shampoo
Dosage: 1.50%
Quantity: 150mL
Price: $48.40


This medication is used to treat a certain scalp condition (seborrheic dermatitis).

Ciclopirox is an antifungal drug that works by stopping the growth of fungus.

Use and Dosage

Wet hair and scalp with water. Apply about one teaspoonful (5 milliliters) of this product to wet hair and massage it over your entire scalp until it forms a lather. For long hair, two teaspoonfuls (10 milliliters) of the product may be used. Leave the medication on the scalp and hair for 3 minutes. Then rinse the medication off completely.

Avoid getting this medication in the eyes, nose, mouth, or vaginal area. If you do get medication in these areas, rinse with plenty of water.

Use this medication as directed by your doctor, usually 2 times a week with at least 3 days between each use.

Use this medication regularly to get the most benefit from it.

Continue to use this medication for the full amount of time prescribed, even if symptoms disappear after a few days.

Tell your doctor if your condition worsens or does not improve after 4 weeks.

Side Effects

Get emergency medical help if you have signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

Ciclopirox topical may cause serious side effects. Stop using ciclopirox topical and call your doctor at once if you have:

  • Unusual or severe itching, redness, burning, dryness, or irritation of treated skin
  • Discoloration or other changes in the nails

Common side effects of ciclopirox topical may include:

  • Mild burning
  • Itching or redness

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur.


  • Before using ciclopirox, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.
  • Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history.
  • Before having surgery, tell your doctors or dentist about all the products you use (including prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs, and herbal products).
  • During pregnancy, this medication should be used only when needed. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.
  • It is unknown if this medication passes into breast milk. Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.

Form and Strengths

Loprox Shampoo is available in the following forms and strengths:

  • Loprox Shampoo:
    • 1.5 %


What happens if I miss a dose?

Use the missed dose as soon as you remember. Skip the missed dose if it is almost time for your next scheduled dose. Do not use extra medicine to make up for the missed dose.

What happens if I overdose?

An overdose of ciclopirox topical is not expected to be dangerous. Seek emergency medical attention if anyone has accidentally swallowed the medication.

What should I avoid while using ciclopirox topical?

Avoid contact with the eyes, nose, and inside of the mouth. If this does happen, rinse with water.

Avoid using other medications on the areas you treat with ciclopirox topical unless your doctor tells you to.

Do not use nail polish, artificial nails, or other cosmetic nail products on the nails treated with ciclopirox nail lacquer.

Avoid wearing tight-fitting, synthetic clothing that does not allow air circulation. Wear loose-fitting clothing made of cotton and other natural fibers until the infection is healed.



Additional information

Brand Name:

Loprox Shampoo

Scientific Name:

Ciclopirox Olamine

Other Names:

Stieprox Shampoo



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