Ciclopirox

FDA Approved: * August 6, 2004
Pharm Company: * ALTANA
Category: Antifungal

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Ciclopirox Overview

Ciclopirox olamine is a synthetic antifungal agent for topical dermatologic treatment of superficial mycoses. It is most useful against Tinea versicolor. It is sold under many brand names worldwide.[1] Contents 1 Medical use 1.1 Nail infections 2 Mechanism of action 3 References 4 External links Medical use Ciclopirox is indicated for the treatment of tinea pedis and tinea corporis due to Trichophyton rubrum, Trichophyton mentagrophytes and Epidermophyton flocco...

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Seborrhoeic Dermatitis

I was diagnosed with seborrhoeic dermatitis around my nose and cheek area and was prescribed Ciclopirox Olamine Topical Suspension USP 0.77%. I began taking it a couple of days ago and was wondering how long before the redness and dryness would begin to go away. ## is there any permanant cure for atopic dermatitis ## hello doc..I am Sajed, age 25. am suffering by seborrheic dermatitis as my doctor's opinion till 3 years. redness and bumps like pimple on my hair scalp, its also itchy and initially its fill by pus(very little) after that the pus frozen, it leaving the skin with hair, and damaging my hair follicle.onwards this is the reason of hairfall. Doctor suggest me fluconazol tabs, candid b lotion, a long time I have used it but didn't work. then I changed the doctor. now aft...

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side effects ciclopirox

side effects ciclopirox use ## Possible Side Effects for Ciclopirox (Topical): "Some side effects may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them: - Dandruff - Headache - Itching skin or scalp - Oily skin - Rash - Skin disorder Check with your doctor as soon as possible if any of the following side effects occur: - Fainting - Fast, pounding, or irregular heartbeat or pulse - Palpitations - Burning, itching, redness, swelling, or oth...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Ciclopirox
  • Cream: 0.77%, 1%
  • Gel: 0.77%
  • Lotion: 0.77%, 1%
  • Shampoo: 1%
  • Solution: 8%
  • Suspension: 0.77%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Ciclopirox: (33 results)

Showing the first 20, Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0168-0314 Ciclopirox 7.7 mg/ml Topical Lotion by E. Fougera & Co., a Division of Fougera Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0168-0407 Ciclopirox 7.7 mg/g Topical Gel by E. Fougera & Co. a Division of Fougera Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0168-0449 Ciclopirox 10 mg/.96ml Topical Shampoo by E. Fougera & Co. a Division of Fougera Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0168-0522 Ciclopirox 10 mg/.96ml Topical Shampoo by E. Fougera & Co. a Division of Fougera Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0574-2061 Ciclopirox 7.7 mg/g Topical Gel by Paddock Laboratories, Inc.
  • 0591-2159 Ciclopirox 10 mg/.96ml Topical Shampoo by Watson Laboratories, Inc.
  • 0713-0317 Ciclopirox 80 mg/ml Topical Solution by Gw Laboratories, Inc.
  • 0781-7106 Ciclopirox 80 mg/g Topical Solution by Sandoz
  • 0884-8411 Pedipirox-4 Nail Kit Kit by Pedinol Pharmacal, Inc.
  • 21695-475 Ciclopirox 71.3 mg/ml Topical Solution by Rebel Distributors Corp.
  • 42192-705 Ciclopirox Kit by Acella Pharmaceuticals, LLC
  • 42192-714 Ciclopirox Kit by Acella Pharmaceuticals, LLC
  • 43538-500 Ciclodan 2.28 g/ml Topical Solution by Medimetriks Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 43538-501 Ciclodan 2.28 g/ml Topical Solution by Medimetriks Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 45802-141 Ciclopirox 2.9 g/6.6ml Topical Solution by Perrigo New York Inc
  • 45802-401 Ciclopirox 1 ml/100ml Topical Shampoo by Perrigo New York Inc
  • 47781-530 Ciclopirox 7.7 mg/g Topical Gel by Alvogen Inc.
  • 50383-419 Ciclopirox 71.3 mg/ml Topical Solution by Hi-tech Pharmacal Co., Inc.
  • 51672-1323 Ciclopirox 7.7 mg/ml Topical Suspension by Taro Pharmaceuticals U.S.a., Inc.
  • 51672-1351 Ciclopirox 10 mg/.96ml Topical Shampoo by Taro Pharmaceuticals U.S.a., Inc.
  • 13 more results ...

Other drugs which contain Ciclopirox or a similar ingredient: (3 results)

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side effects ciclopirox use ## Possible Side Effects for Ciclopirox (Topical): "Some side effects may occur that usu... 1 reply
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topical cream/ointment ## Information in box was not comprehensive enough. Had to go to internet to get the whole story.... 1 reply






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