ciclopirox olamine


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ciclopirox olamine

(sĭk′lō-pîr′ŏks′ ô′lə-mēn′, sī′klō-)
n.
A broad-spectrum antifungal agent used to treat a variety of fungal infections of the skin.

ciclopirox olamine (sik´lōpē´roks) (topical),

n brand name: Loprox;
drug class: topical antifungal;
action: interferes with fungal cell membrane;
uses: tinea cruris, tinea corporis, tinea pedis, tinea versicolor, cutaneous candidiasis.
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According to the company, Ciclopirox Olamine Vaginal Suppositories were developed by its internal R&D team based on registration standards of similar imported drugs.
Ciclopirox Olamine Vaginal Suppositories' main ingredient, Ciclopirox Olamine, is a synthetic broad-spectrum antibacterial that has been proven effective in clinical studies for treatment of fungal vaginal infections (candida albicans vaginitis) and fungal vaginal inflammation (colpits mycotica).
TABLE Treatment Approaches for Tinea Versicolor Agent Suggested Dosing Topical Ciclopirox olamine 1% cream(1) Twice daily for 2 weeks Ketoconazole 2% cream(1) Twice daily until clinical improvement Miconazole 2% cream(1) Once daily for 2 weeks Oxiconazole nitrate 1% cream Once to twice daily until clinical improvement Selenium sulfide 2.
During the second quarter, Taro reported that it had received FDA approval of its ANDA for ciclopirox olamine cream USP, 0.
On April 14, 2005, Taro reported that it had received FDA approval for its ANDA for ciclopirox olamine cream USP, 0.
Food and Drug Administration for its Abbreviated New Drug Application for Ciclopirox Olamine Cream USP, 0.