Does Stieprox expire?
Do not use this medicine after the expiry date printed on the pack or if the packaging is torn or shows signs of tampering. If it has expired or is damaged, return it to your pharmacist for disposal. If you are not sure whether you should use this medicine, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.
Can ciclopirox shampoo cause hair loss?
The following adverse reactions have been identified during post approval use of Ciclopirox Shampoo: hair discoloration and abnormal hair texture, alopecia, irritation and rash.
What is ketoconazole shampoo used for?
Prescription ketoconazole shampoo is used to treat tinea versicolor. Over-the-counter ketoconazole shampoo is used to control flaking, scaling, and itching of the scalp caused by dandruff. Ketoconazole is in a class of antifungal medications called imidazoles.
What are the side effects of ciclopirox?
What side effects can this medication cause?
- irritation, itching, burning, blistering, swelling, or oozing at the place where you applied ciclopirox.
- pain at the affected nail(s) or surrounding area.
- discoloration or change in shape of nail(s)
- ingrown nail(s)
Can I use ciclopirox shampoo everyday?
Wash your hair using Ciclopirox Shampoo 2 times each week for 4 weeks. There should be at least 3 days between each time you use Ciclopirox Shampoo. Use Ciclopirox Shampoo for 4 weeks even if your skin condition improves.
How much ciclopirox is in stieprox shampoo?
Each bottle of clear, yellow-to-light-orange-coloured shampoo contains ciclopirox olamine USP 1.5%.
What is the lacquer form of stieprox used for?
The lacquer form is used as part of a treatment plan for fungal infections of the nails. The shampoo form of this medication is used to treat and prevent dandruff or to treat seborrhoeic dermatitis (a condition of the scalp that causes itchy, scaly, flaky, and red skin) caused by specific fungus on the scalp.
What are the ingredients in the drug stieprox?
Nonmedicinal ingredients: purified water, sodium lauryl ether sulphate, cocamidopropyl betaine, disodium hydrogen phosphate, citric acid monohydrate, coconut diethanolamide, hexylene glycol, oleyl alcohol, polysorbate 80, poly quaternium 10, fragrance (including dipropylene glycol), and sodium hydroxide. How should I use this medication?
How old do you have to be to take stieprox in pediatrics?
Pediatrics (< 18 years of age): The safety and effectiveness of STIEPROX has not been established in pediatric patients. No data is available in children less than 12 years of age. Geriatrics (≥ 65 years of age): The safety and effectiveness of STIEPROX has not been established in a geriatric population.